California Western School of Law Commencement

California Western School of LawOn Monday, December 16, 2013 California Western School of Law will host its Fall 2013 Commencement Ceremony at the Indigo Ballroom of the Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, California. More than 800 guests are expected for this event. Ace Parking will be on hand to help with the parking needs of both graduates and guests. Ace Parking is a premier garage management company with more than 60 years of experience.

California Western is San Diego’s oldest law school, and it is a rising institution in the national law school rankings. During the commencement exercises, graduates will be conferred the Juris Doctor degree. A requirement before they are able to sit for the bar exams in most states, including California. Some graduates may also receive a Master of Business Administration degree or Master of Social Work degree under the joint program the school has with San Diego State University.

The commencement exercises are scheduled to begin at 10:00 am; however; graduates are encouraged to arrive at the ballroom’s staging area no later than 9:30 am. The ceremony is scheduled to last approximately 1 hour. Immediately after the commencement ceremony, champagne (and cupcakes too) will be served to toast the bright future of the newest members of the law community.

The law school recommends that graduates and guests park in Level 3 of the hotel structure. There is a SkyBridge on level 3 that leads directly to the main level and hotel lobby. Should level 3 be inaccessible or full by the time you arrive you can always ask a friendly Ace Parking attendant to direct you to the hotel.

Guests planning to stay at the hotel should also remember to ask for the preferred room rate negotiated by the school. To make reservations call 1-800-HILTONS and mentioned Group Code: CAWEST. Also, the commencement ceremony is a ticketed event. Graduates can bring up 8 guests.