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Applying for Juris Doctor Graduation

Students are required to complete the degree application on line and submit the signed program evaluation to the Law Registrar’s Office by the following deadline:

October 31 for December (fall), May (spring) or Summer graduation dates

We are currently accepting applications from our 2013 – 2014 Juris Doctor candidates.

Step 1

Log into your WebAdvisor account and select the option “Degree Application.”

Here you will select the Juris Doctor (JD:Law) degree program you are completing and hit submit. On the WebAdvisor form that displays enter the following:

  • Your name in the manner you wish it to appear on your diploma
  • Your diploma mailing address
  • The term you will be completing your degree
  • Your hometown and state for the commencement program
  • Your height, weight and head size information for your regalia order

There are no fees that students pay for graduation or participation in our commencement ceremony.

Step 2

Log into “Program Evaluation” found on WebAdvisor.

You will select Juris Doctor program and hit submit. Next review, print, and sign your Program Evaluation. The signature line is found at the bottom of the form. This evaluation shows your degree audit to date.

Step 3

Submit your signed program evaluation in person to the Law Registrar’s Office in the Legal Research Center or fax it to us at 503-768-6850 by the deadline indicated above. You may also scan it and email it to us at

You’re finished!

You will be sent a Graduation Application Evaluation email once your program evaluation has been reviewed. You will also be sent an email in April with detailed information regarding our commencement ceremony.

Commencement Ceremony

The Lewis & Clark Law School holds one commencement ceremony in May on a Saturday. Degree candidates who are eligible to participate include degree candidates from January, May, and August degree candidates who have filed a degree application by the deadline date. Degree candidates must file their completed degree application with the Law Registrar’s Office by the published deadline. To read more information on commencement, go to our commencement page.

If you have any questions, please call us at 503-768-6614 or email at

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