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:
- 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-in — School of Law, Second Floor, Robinson Courtroom and Bianchino Technology Center
1:15 p.m. — Welcome and Opening Session — Robinson Courtroom
Thomas J. Romig, Dean and Professor of Law
1:30 p.m. — Academics, Admissions, and Paying for Law School
Aida Alaka, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law
Learn about the academic philosophy, curriculum, and programs at Washburn Law.
Admissions Process and Scholarships
Preston Nicholson, Director of Admissions
Review the requirements for applying to Washburn Law and explore scholarship opportunities.
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
Jeffrey Jackson, Professor of Law
3:15 p.m. — Student Panel: 1L, the Experience — Room 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 Excellence — Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center
Visit informally with representatives of the following programs and services.
- Children and Family Law Center
- Center for Excellence in Advocacy
- Center for Law and Government
- Business and Transactional Law Center
- Oil and Gas Law Center
- Legal Analysis, Research, and Writing Program
- Washburn Law Clinic
- Law Library and Technology Services
- International Programs
- Professional Development and Career Planning
- Washburn Law Journal
- Family Law Quarterly
- Moot Court Council
- Washburn Student Bar Association
- Financial Aid
- Environmental and Natural Resources Law
4:45 p.m. — Reception (Refreshments will be served) — Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center
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.