Orientation Schedule




August 30-September 3, 2021


Pre-Orientation Program

September 9, 2021 8:00am - 6:00pm

Orientation Registration and opening day

Dean Perry, Dean Miles, and Dean Todd

Intellectual Life at the Law School

Peer Advisor Panel

Pledge of Professionalism

Ice Cream Social

September 10, 2021 8:00am - 10:00pm

Orientation Day 2

First LRW Bigelow Class

Diversity & Inclusion

Freedom of Expression Workshop

Chicago River Boat Cruise & Dinner

September 11, 2021 11:00am - 4:00pm

Service Learning Discussion

Engage Chicago / Day of Service

September 12, 2021   No activities
September 13, 2021 9:00am - 4:00pm

Kapnick Leadership Initiative 

Title IX Session

September 14, 2021 9:00am - 8:00pm

Kapnick Leadership Initiative

Implicit Bias Session

Entering Students Reception

September 15, 2021 9:00am - 5:00pm Last day of Orientation
September 20, 2021   Autumn Quarter Starts (Law School Only) 


Thank you to Kirkland & Ellis LLPMorgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Sidley Austin LLP, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Wilson Sonsini for their generous support of Orientation.


Law School Cow Sculpture