The BU Law Commencement ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. in Agganis Arena. A reception will follow at the Fitness and Recreation Center. The All-University Commencement ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. on Nickerson Field. For more information on that ceremony, please visit this website.Markey

We are pleased to announce our 2015 Commencement speaker, Senator Edward J. Markey, the junior United States Senator for Massachusetts.

Senator Edward J. Markey has a prolific legislative record on major issues across the policy spectrum and a deep commitment to improving the lives of the people of Massachusetts and the United States. After serving for 37 years in the US House of Representatives, he was elected to the Senate in a special election in June 2013. Throughout his career, Senator Markey has amassed an unparalleled record of achievements, whether the issue is climate change, clean energy, safeguarding privacy, nuclear non-proliferation, investor protection or preserving an open Internet that spurs competition and consumer choice.

Senator Markey was born in Malden, Massachusetts. He served in the US Army Reserve and was elected to the Massachusetts State House where he served two terms representing Malden and Melrose.

This website will be updated as more information becomes available. Please refer to the links to left for information about all aspects of Commencement 2015. If you have any questions regarding commencement that are not answered after reviewing those links, please email Erin Lee at