June Virtual Bar Swearing-In Ceremony and Celebration

June Virtual Bar Swearing-In Ceremony and Celebration

Date and Time

  • Tuesday, June 1, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.


Virtual Event

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Dean and Professor of Law Robert A. Schapiro and the Office of Alumni Relations are hosting a Virtual Bar Swearing-In Ceremony and Celebration. All USD School of Law alumni who passed the February 2021 Bar Examination are invited to participate along with family and friends. While we cannot be together in-person, we sincerely share the joy in celebrating this incredible accomplishment.  

Results for the February 2021 Bar exam are being released to Bar takers on May 7.  

Officiants Administering Oaths


Registration/Oath Card Instructions and Information

1. State Bar of California mails Registration/Oath card and packet
2. Members print name, date for June 1, 2021, and sign the Registration/Oath card in black ink
3. Members hand-deliver or mail the Registration/Oath card to the Office of the Dean
All Registration/Oath cards must be received by Wednesday, May 26, to participate in the Virtual Bar Swearing-In Ceremony and Celebration




Warren Hall is open M-F, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., and staff are staggered in compliance with social distancing requirements. You may hand-deliver your signed Registration/Oath card in a sealed envelope to the Office of the Dean, Warren Hall 200A, by sliding it under the door. The Dean’s Office is secure, regularly staffed, and will be monitoring signed Registration/Oath cards as they are received.


You may mail your signed Registration/Oath card to:

Ms. Mel Wehr
USD School of Law
Office of the Dean
5998 Alcala Park, WH 200A
San Diego, CA 92110

4. The Office of the Dean will hand-deliver the Registration/Oath cards to the State Judge administering the Oath for signature and collect the Registration/Oath cards signed by both the applicant and the officiant.

5. The Office of the Dean will collect the completed, signed Registration/Oath cards and mail to the State Bar Association.

Share Messages of Gratitude and Photos

Bar Passers are invited to email photos and/or messages to anyone you would like to acknowledge as part of your path to the legal career you are entering.  We are preparing a slideshow including the names of each alumnus/a being sworn in along with your photos/messages to be shared at the beginning of the ceremony.

Email photos and messages to lawalum@sandiego.edu by Wednesday, May 26.  Please note that photos/messages are optional and not required to participate in the Ceremony. 

Celebration Concludes with a Virtual Toast

Be sure to have some glasses on hand as we join together at the end of our celebration in a virtual toast to congratulate and welcome USD School of Law's newest attorneys to the practice of law!

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