Incoming Students: Orientation - Capital University Law School

Incoming Students: Orientation

  • Capital University Law School Orientation: Monday, August 17 – Friday, August 21


    This is a sample Orientation schedule. You should anticipate the possibility of changes to the schedule structure and sessions in order to best fit the needs of our incoming class.


    Monday, August 17    All students (5:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.)
    • Friends and Family Conversation
    • Convocation – Entering the Legal Profession
     
    Tuesday, August 18    Day students (8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
    Evening students (5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)

    • Reading and Briefing
    • Wellness & Substance Abuse
    • Exam Conflicts
    • Doctrinal Class 1
     
    Wednesday, August 19    Day students (8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
    Evening Students (5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)

    • IRAC and Rule-Based Reasoning
    • Ethics and Honor Code
    • Doctrinal Class 2
    • Doctrinal Outlining-Review
     
    Thursday, August 20    Day students (8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)
    Evening Students (5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.)

    • IRAC and Rule-Based Reasoning
    • Structured Study Groups
    • Practice Exam & Review
     
    Friday, August 21    All Students (4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
    • Meet 1L Professors
    • Dinner with Peer Advisors
    • Diagnostic Exercise
    • Law School Community Social Hour
     
    Monday, August 24     First Day of Classes