Mark Your Calendars
Preview Days: March 14 or April 11
Please join us at one of our upcoming Preview Days for Admitted Students so you can explore all the wonderful opportunities we have to offer. This unique experience is being offered twice and will feature identical programs on each date.
Saturday, March 14 or Saturday, April 11, 2015.
Please click here to RSVP.
Admitted Student Receptions
Please join Law Dean Curtis Bridgeman, members of our faculty, staff and alumni for one of the special receptions celebrating your admission to Willamette University College of Law. See what we've planned around the region (below) and choose the reception most convenient for you.
- March 12: Portland, Oregon Historical Society
- March 17: Boise, Bardenay
- March 19: Seattle, The Arlington Club
- March 25: Las Vegas, Gordon Beirsch
- March 26: Salt Lake City, Hotel Monaco
- April 9: Bend, Location TBD
All receptions will run from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Please RSVP a week in advance.
Join classmates, law alumni, administrators, and current students for some wine tasting at the award-winning St. Innocent Winery. Please RSVP no later than Tuesday, May 12th.
Summer Introduction to Law Program: Aug. 3 - Aug. 17, 2015
Our special two week Introduction to Law program is an intensive two-week program intended to give incoming Willamette Law students a better understanding of the legal system and of the analytical skills needed to understand and analyze legal problems. Read more about the program on our Summer Law page.
Orientation: Aug. 19 - Aug. 21, 2015
Orientation for incoming first-year students will take place 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19 through Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in the Truman Wesley Collins Legal Center. Attendance is required. Class sections will be assigned, class schedules will be handed out and the opportunity to purchase books will be available during this time. Please contact the Office of Admission to update your current mailing address, as there will be a mid-July mailing with information regarding the specifics of orientation.
Special Orientation for Family Members: Aug. 20, 2015
The Joint Venture Program, an early evening special orientation conducted for family members of first-year law students, is always a popular event. More information on this event will be available in early Summer 2015.
Fall Semester Classes Begin: Aug. 24, 2015
All students begin fall 2015 semester classes on Monday, August 24.
You may preview of the current semester schedule on the Office of Student Affairs' site.
Note: First year class schedules will be pre-assigned and distributed via email prior to Orientation.