Commencement 2019

NYLS’s 127th Commencement Exercises

Date: May 20, 2019
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center


Hilton Garden Inn New York/Central Park South-Midtown West
237 West 54th Street
New York, NY 10019
Company Name: New York Law School

Graduation Portraits

The Office of Marketing and Communications is offering the chance to sit for a formal graduation portrait—separate from the photo that will be taken at Commencement immediately after you receive your diploma. No RSVP is needed. Arrive at any session:

  • Thursday, March 21: 12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m., Fifth Floor Cafeteria
  • Monday, April 15: 12:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m., W203, during cap and gown pick-up
  • Tuesday, April 16: 12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m., W203, during cap and gown pick-up
  • Wednesday, April 17: 3:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m., W203, during cap and gown pick-up

Ordering Photos

Sitting for the photo is free. The photo student will request your contact information and will mail you the proofs and directions for ordering. After you review the proofs and the photo package options, you may directly place your order with the studio.


Academic regalia will be provided. It is recommended that men wear a shirt and tie.



View images and video from the 2018 Commencement.