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April 2017

Upcoming Events

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The Big Give Bash

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 // 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Join us at this celebratory reception to kick off the fourth annual Big Give, a 36-hour online fundraising campaign to fund key initiat… Read More

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Reno/Tahoe Alumni Torero Club Launch

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 // 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Join fellow USD alumni, parents and friends for a special reception and launch of the Reno/Tahoe Torero Club!… Read More

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Maudsley Fellows Society Appreciation Reception

Friday, May 19, 2017 // 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

This celebratory reception will honor the law school's Maudsley Fellows Society donors, those who are committed to enhancing the law school&… Read More

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Regional Alumni Events


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Alumni Spotlight

Michael Kaplan

Michael Kaplan ’72 (JD) to Receive Hughes Career Achievement Award at USD Alumni Honors

SAN DIEGO (April 7, 2017) – The University of San Diego (USD) will honor Michael Kaplan ’72 (JD), with the Author E. H… Read More

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Abigail Stephenson ’10 (JD) Named Co-President of Reno/Tahoe Torero Club

Reno, Nev. (May 7, 2017) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumna Abigail “Abbey” Stephenson, &rsquo… Read More

Chris Hayes ’10 (JD)

Christopher Hayes ’10 (JD) Named Director of ILPA

Washington, D.C. (April 5, 2017) - University of San Diego (USD) School of Law alumnus Christopher Hayes, ’10 (JD), was rece… Read More

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Recent News

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3L Transactional Law Team 2017 LawMeet National Champion

New York (April 5, 2017) – On Friday, March 31, 12 teams, including both University of San Diego (USD) School of Law Transactiona… Read More


Cory DiBene '18 Wins 14th Annual McLennon Moot Court Competition

San Diego (April 4, 2017) – University of San Diego (USD) School of Law second-year student Cory DiBene won the 14th Annual Paul … Read More

Dean Stephen C. Ferruolo

Dean Ferruolo Signs Letter Urging Against Proposed Budget Cuts to Legal Services Corporation

San Diego (March 21, 2017) – On March 10, the deans of 25 Catholic law schools in the United Sates, including University of … Read More

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Alumni Benefits

Alumni Benefits

Monthly Feature: Professional Network Directory

USD law alumni have access to the Professional Network Directory - a private online alumni network that supports alumni in expanding their network of contacts. The directory is searchable by graduation year, employer, city, state, hometown, undergraduate institution and practice areas. Contact information includes LinkedIn profiles and personal biographies.

The directory is available on the Office of Career & Professional Development's secure password protected website, Symplicity, and is exclusively for USD law students and alumni. Sign up today.

Visit the Alumni Benefits online.

Named Scholarships

Named Scholarships

Class of 1979 Merit Scholarship

Funding a scholarship is a meaningful way to give back to the law school and serves a vital role in shaping the quality, diversity, and caliber of students graduating from USD. Read more about Named Scholarships

The Class of 1979 Merit Scholarship was established during the 2016 Big Give by alumni from the Class of 1979. The award goes to a student with demonstrated academic success, financial need, and marked improvement between their first and second year of law school. View the Class of 1979 Scholarship video.  


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