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This webpage will be the place to find all of the information you will need prior to attending Orientation, so bookmark it for future reference.

Remember to send your seat deposit and official copies of your academic transcripts directly to the admissions office. Click below to get started.

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Please keep June 23rd open for our 5th Annual
Road to 1L pre-orientation program

At this event, you will learn your fall schedule and first year Section Assignment.  The day will feature informative sessions and you will walk away with friends in your section and skills that will be useful for your first reading assignments and your first class experiences.


Orientation for all new students will be held on Wednesday, August 16th and Thursday, August 17th, 2017. The first Intro to Lawyering class will be held on Friday, August 18th.  Attendance at orientation is mandatory for all new students for all three days, so please clear your calendar accordingly. We look forward to meeting you!

Orientation information will be provided in the "New Student Checklist", which will be available in June 2017.

Please be sure to check the "New Student Checklist" page for comprehensive information and to complete all required forms, assignments, etc. We will be releasing three lists of information you need to complete prior to Orientation day. Orientation information is released mid-June, mid-July, and at the beginning of August. If you have any questions, contact Student Services at 973-642-8707.

Law Preview Scholarships Sponsored By The New York City Bar Association

Law Preview (the nation's largest law school prep course) has teamed up with The New York City Bar Association to provide Law Preview Scholarships to select members of our entering class. The New York City Bar Association has generously agreed to help entering students prepare for the unique challenges they will face during their 1L year at SHU Law by paying the cost of tuition for a law school prep course. Visit the following URL to see if you meet the scholarship criteria: http://lawpreview.barbri.com/scholarships/.