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University Commencement for the Law Center

University Commencement for the Law Center is personal and meaningful. It is a shared celebration with faculty and friends who have shaped your education. At the Commencement, each student is recognized, your family and friends will hear your name announced as you walk across the stage.

Don't miss out on this unforgettable exclamation point on your UH career! To participate in the University Commencement for the Law Center ceremony, please read carefully the following information, and submit the Commencement RSVP form online, by mail, in-person, or by fax by March 22, 2019.

University of Houston
University Commencement for the Law Center


Saturday, May 9, 2020


6:00 – 8:30pm


Fertitta Center
3422 Cullen Blvd.
Houston, TX 77204

** Fertitta Center enforces a clear bag policy to ensure safety for all guests. Please refer to for restrictions and allowances under this policy.


Immediately following the Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Speaker:

Dianne Ralston

Dianne Ralston
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of TechnipFMC

She formerly was Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary at FMC Technologies. Ms. Ralston joined FMC Technologies in 2015, bringing more than 20 years of combined legal, compliance, and contractual experience in the oil and gas industry.

She previously served as Weatherford International’s Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary and worked in Schlumberger’s legal department for 15 years, holding a succession of senior roles including Deputy General Counsel and Director of Compliance.”


Attention: May Graduates must file for graduation with the University online through your MyUH ACCESS account by TBA (timely filing deadline). The late filing deadline is TBA. A late fee will be assessed.  You must file for graduation to officially graduate.

August graduates only need to RSVP to participate in the ceremony; you will officially file for August graduation online in May.

  • University Commencement RSVP Form - TBA
  • Graduate Survey: JD     LLM - TBA
  • General Information and Important Dates - TBA
  • Honors and COIF - TBA
  • Regalia and Invitations - TBA


The following links are provided for your information: