JD Graduation Information

Below are the links to the J.D. self-audit form and course summary grids. These grids list the courses that fulfill specific graduation requirements. Please review this information carefully and complete the appropriate self-audit form. It is your responsibility to ensure that you meet all your graduation requirements for the conferral of your degree.  If you have any questions regarding the completion of your degree requirements, please contact the Office of the Law School Registrar at (650)723-0994 or email registrar@law.stanford.edu.

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Self-Audit Forms

Additional Information

Courses Approved to Meet Specific Graduation Requirements

J.D. Graduation Unit Limitation

Applying to Graduate

In order to be eligible to graduate from Stanford Law School, you must file a “Graduation Application” form in Axess. The official application deadlines are set by the University and listed in the Stanford Academic Calendar.  Please see the following information on Applying to Graduate.


Diploma information is available from the Office of the University Registrar.

SLS Graduation Ceremony

Commencement information can be found at commencement.stanford.edu. The Office of Student Affairs can answer questions regarding the SLS graduation ceremony. Contact information for the Office of Student Affairs is available on the OSA website.