Washburn Law Admissions Open House and Information Fair

You and your guest(s) are invited to join faculty, staff and students of Washburn Law on Friday, November 6, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Learn more about Washburn Law and:

  • Admissions
  • Careers and Professional Development
  • Centers for Excellence
  • Certificate Programs
  • Clinical Legal Education
  • Financial Aid
  • Student Life
  • Study Abroad/International Programs
  • Tours of Law School

Please register by Monday, November 2, 2015. This event is casual attire.

Guests may attend all or part of the program.

Schedule of Events

1:00 p.m. — Registration and Check-inSchool of Law, Second Floor, Robinson Courtroom and Bianchino Technology Center

1:15 p.m. — Welcome and Opening SessionRobinson Courtroom

Photograph: Thomas Romig. Welcome
Thomas J. Romig, Dean and Professor of Law

1:30 p.m. — Academics, Admissions, and Paying for Law School

Photograph: Aida Alaka. Academic Program
Aida Alaka, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law
Learn about the academic philosophy, curriculum, and programs at Washburn Law.
Photograph: Preston Nicholson. Admissions Process and Scholarships
Preston Nicholson, Director of Admissions
Review the requirements for applying to Washburn Law and explore scholarship opportunities.
Photograph: Kandace Mars. Financial Aid
Kandace Mars, Associate Director, Washburn University Financial Aid
Explore the numerous financial aid opportunities available to students.

2:25 p.m. — Break

2:30 p.m. — The Law School Experience School of Law, Room 114

Photograph: Jeffrey Jackson.Jeffrey Jackson, Professor of Law

3:15 p.m. — Student Panel: 1L, the ExperienceRoom 114

3:45 p.m. — Tours of the Law School

Student ambassadors will provide small group tours of the law school facilities.

4:30 p.m. — Information Fair: Student Organizations, The Washburn Law Clinic, and the Centers for ExcellenceBradbury Thompson Alumni Center

Visit informally with representatives of the following programs and services.

4:45 p.m. — Reception (Refreshments will be served) — Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center

Photograph: Jalen Lowry. Remarks by: Jalen Lowry, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

5:30 p.m. — Open House Adjourns

Schedule and times are subject to change.

Registration is free
Pre-registration is requested by Monday, November 2, 2015.

Assistance for Special Needs

If you require any special services or auxiliary aids to assist you while attending the open house, please contact Rachel Schafer at (785) 670-2685 or rachel.schafer@washburn.edu.


See Directions to the School of Law (includes parking map).