Orientation Information for Families

Monday, August 14, 2017   

2:30 - 3:00 p.m.  Presentation
Kelly K. Curtis, Associate Dean of Students
Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom, Dineen Hall
(Note: incoming students will be with their Student Mentor groups from 1:30-3:30 p.m.)

4:00 - 5:30 p.m.  Opening Convocation Ceremony
Formal opening ceremony to introduce incoming J.D. and LL.M. students to the program of law
Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom, Dineen Hall
Entering student's names will be individually read by Admissions and Student Life staff to formally begin their entrance to the legal profession.
*Seating for family members during the ceremony will be in the Levy Atrium.

If you are unable to attend the Opening Convocation but would like to watch it from home, please follow the link below to view the live stream:
2016 College of Law Opening Convocation

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.  Convocation Reception
Please plan to stay for a reception directly following the convocation ceremony.
Atrium, Dineen Hall


Parking will be available in the Stadium lot for families participating in any of the Monday events.  If this lot is full, you may park in either the Standart or Fine lots (all located behind Dineen Hall).  

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