Congratulations on your upcoming graduation!

In the coming days, you will find useful links and key information on this web page that will help you prepare for graduation. Please familiarize yourself with the information and refer to it often as the date of commencement approaches.

 Florida Coastal School of Law
2015 Commencement
Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
May 17, 2015
1:30 p.m.


Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena Directions and Parking

Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. for family and guests. Tickets are not required. 

Commencement Policies and Procedures


    • January 26th  and 27th: Onsite Ordering of Regalia Rentals

    • March 27th: Last Day to Order Regalia Rental

    • May 4th: Pickup of Regalia Rentals Begins 

Regalia (Cap and Gown) and Announcement Information

If you have not ordered your regalia and/or announcements, please go to the bookstore to order regalia. Regalia is available in limited quantities for late, rush orders.

Graduation Open House

We hope you and your guests will be able to attend Graduation Open House on Saturday, May 16 from 2-4 p.m. This event provides opportunities for you to welcome and tour your families and friends around the campus in a more relaxed atmosphere and serves as your official welcome to the Alumni Association.  RSVP at by Monday, May 11 with the number of guests attending so we can provide an accurate count for food.

Faculty will be in their offices or in the atrium from 2-4 p.m. to greet your families and friends who have supported you throughout your law school experience.  Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

There will also be photographers on hand to take portraits of you and your families.  If you would like to take a photo in your regalia, please bring that to the Open House.  

Graduation awards will be on display and may be picked up by the winners during the reception.


If you have out-of-town guests coming to Jacksonville for the ceremony, a list of hotels providing discounts or specials to FCSL are listed at


GradImages® is the official commencement photographer for our school. Your proofs will be ready to view online as early as 48 hours of the ceremony. In order to notify you when your images are available, GradImages sends emails and mails paper proofs, along with optional text message notifications. Your information is never shared and privacy is guaranteed. Pre-registering is simply a way to make sure your contact information is up-to-date with GradImages, so they can provide your complimentary proofs as quickly as possible. Although there's never any obligation to order, you'll save $5 off any order of $25 or more for your participation. To pre-register for your commencement proofs, please visit