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Orientation Information

Welcome to Seton Hall Law!

Orientation for all new students will be held on Wednesday, August 15, Thursday, August 16, and Friday, August 17, 2018 (this will also be your first day of class). Attendance at orientation is mandatory for all new students during all three days, so please clear your calendar accordingly.  We look forward to meeting you!  In the coming weeks we will be publishing orientation information (in three release dates) for incoming students to review and take action.  Information will be available below on June 18, July 16 and August 1. If you have any questions, please contact Student Services at 973-642-8707.

New Student Events

  1. August 13 | 1L Walking Tour, Tapas, & Sangria, 3:30 p.m. (learn more & RSVP)
  2. August 17 | 1L Happy Hour Event!  First law school social event. Lawn games, food, and drinks. 3-5:00 p.m. (no RSVP required)
  3. August 27 | Welcome Back Celebration with Dean Boozang, 4:00 p.m.* (learn more & RSVP)
    * 1Ls encouraged to attend with family and/or loved ones.  After student RSVP, send guest information to [email protected] by 8/20.


Second RELEASE (7/16/18) - Review / Submit as indicated
chck_box Accessing Email, Cloud Storage, Blackboard & Lawnet via our Portal
chck_box Laptop Requirements
chck_box Student Emergency Contact Information
chck_box Information on Student Health Insurance & How to Waive the Insurance
chck_box Information on Your Tuition Bill
chck_box Introduction to Lawyering (Letter with Information)  |  United States v. Reid (Read Letter first)  
chck_box Journals Write-on Competition for TRANSFER STUDENTS (Competition starts July 30-August 13)
chck_box Sections/Lawyering Professors
  1. Information about your Lawyering Professors
  2. Schedule for Section A
  3. Schedule for Section B
  4. Schedule for Section C
  5. Schedule for Section W
  6. Schedule for Section A (Reduced Course-load)
  7. Schedule for Section B (Reduced Course-load)
  8. Schedule for Section C (Reduced Course-load)


FIRST RELEASE (6/18/18) - Review / Submit as indicated
chck_box Academic Calendar (2018-19)
chck_box Financial Aid / Loan Requirements
chck_box Financial Planning for Law School Students (participate in the Webinar on July 31stand August 7th)
chck_box Disability Support for Law Students Students with any disability or any chronic condition or diagnosis for which they are interested in requesting reasonable classroom or exam accommodations must contact the Office of Disability Support no later than August 1.
chck_box Public Safety Information / Emergency Notification System
chck_box Student Protest Policy
chck_box Student Parking Options
chck_box NJ TRANSIT Discount Information All incoming full-time students will be able to purchase NJ Transit discount tickets beginning August 1.  Please read rules and instructions here.
chck_box Request a Locker (Students must request locker no later than August 1)
chck_box Honor Code for Students
chck_box Title IX information – Seton Hall Law School Sexual Misconduct Information

Orientation Keynote Speaker

Ryan Haygood

Ryan P. Haygood, Esq.,
President and CEO
New Jersey Institute for Social Justice

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