2021 Commencement

Law College Commencement will take place May 14, 2021*.

Information regarding (Spring 2021, Summer 2021, All 2020) graduating classes
The novel Coronavirus pandemic has caused tremendous disruption in higher education. One occasion most severely impacted has been the university’s ability to conduct in-person commencement ceremonies; an event that marks milestone achievement for graduates and a time of celebration for students, their families and loved ones. 
MSU has and continues to work diligently to honor graduates while keeping health and safety at the forefront of all planning within the parameters of existing state government restrictions related to the pandemic.
Please note the following with regard to current commencement ceremony planning:
  • Ceremonies scheduled for May, 2021 are for Spring 2021 graduates only. 
  • Summer 2021 graduates will be invited to participate in Fall 2021 commencement ceremonies.
  • An in-person ceremony for Spring, Summer and Fall 2020 graduates is still in the works for a date yet to be determined.
We congratulate all graduates on your achievements.
*Specific details to be posted as information becomes available. 

Requirements & Application for Graduation:


MSU Grad Reception - April 21 & 22, 5:30pm to 7:00pm


      • Grads are advised to pend Regalia purchase due to the postponement of Commencement. Future deadlines will be announced as information is available.

Graduation Photos, Frames and Grad Accessories: