2016 JD First-Year Orientation Schedule

Monday, August 15 | Tuesday, August 16 | Wednesday, August 17 | Thursday, August 18

Monday, August 15, 2016

 JD Students (Business Attire)
5 p.m. Check-In Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Rotunda
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Professional Individual Photos
Light dinner will be provided

Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Room A
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. First-Year Group and Section Photos Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Garden of the Sea (behind the Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice)
6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dean's Welcome and Oath of Professionalism Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Theatre
7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Student, Faculty, and Alumni Dessert Reception Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Garden of the Sky (in front of the Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice)
8:30 p.m. Students Adjourned  
Please note: For Monday, August 16's orientation events, please park in the West Parking Structure. For all other days of orientation, you may park in the Warren Hall parking lot or the Mission Parking Structure in any white lined space.
USD Torero Store will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.
Campus Card Services will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

JD Students (Casual Attire)
8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Check-In Front of Warren Hall
Morning Coffee and Information Tables Warren Hall, Second Floor Foyer
Complete admission process (If you have been contacted by Admissions Office.) Warren Hall, Room 203
Registration and Tech Sync
Please bring your laptop.
 
Section A Warren Hall, Room 3A
Section B and Section E Warren Hall, Room 131
Section C Warren Hall, Grace Courtroom
9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Welcome and USD Resources  
Section A Warren Hall, Room 3A
Section B and Section E Warren Hall, Room 131
Section C Warren Hall, Grace Courtroom
10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Introduction to Legal Writing and Research
There is a reading assignment for this session. (Will be posted on August 12).
 
Sections A1 and A2 Warren Hall, Room 131
Sections A3 and C9 Warren Hall, Room 2A
Sections B4 and B5 Warren Hall, Room 2B
Sections B6 and E10 Warren Hall, Room 3A
Sections C7 and C8 Warren Hall, Room 3B
12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. SBA and Student Life Lunch Hahn University Center, Forums A, B, & C
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Section Breakouts:
Implicit Attitudes Discussion*
Student Engagement Panel
Title IX Training

*You need to complete the Implicit Attitudes test prior to attending this session. It will be posted on August 12.

Section A Warren Hall, Room 3A
Section B and Section E Warren Hall, Room 3B
Section C Warren Hall, Grace Courtroom
3:30 p.m. Students Adjourned  
USD Torero Store will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.
Campus Card Services will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

JD Students (Casual Attire - Undergraduate College Gear)
8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Morning Coffee Warren Hall, Second Floor Foyer
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Introductory Doctrinal Session
There is a reading assignment for this session. (Will be posted on August 12). 

Section A Warren Hall, Room 3A
Section B and Section E
Warren Hall, Room 131
Section C Warren Hall, Grace Courtroom
10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. How to Succeed in Professional School and
Introduction to Experiential Advocacy Practicum
Hahn University Center, Forums A, B, & C
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. USD Law Community Fiesta
Remember to wear your undergraduate college gear.
Warren Hall Back Patio
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Introduction to Legal Analysis: Part One 
There is a reading assignment for this session. (Will be posted on August 12).
Section A Warren Hall, Room 3A
Section B and Section E Warren Hall, Room 131
Section C Warren Hall, Grace Courtroom
2:45 p.m. Students Adjourned
USD Torero Store will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.
Campus Card Services will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

JD Students (Casual Attire)
8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Morning Coffee Warren Hall, Second Floor Foyer
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Introduction to Legal Analysis: Part Two 
There is a reading assignment for this session. (Will be posted on August 12).
 
Section A  Warren Hall, Room 3A
Section B and Section E Warren Hall, Room 131
Section C Warren Hall, Grace Courtroom
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Campus Tours by SBA Tours to start outside of your Introduction to Legal Analysis classroom.
11:30 a.m. Students Adjourned  
USD Torero Store will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.
Campus Card Services will remain open TODAY until 5 p.m.

We strongly recommend that part-time students attend all orientation events, but those with scheduling limitations can contact Law Student Affairs by email at lawstudentaffairs@sandiego.edu or by phone at (619) 260-4651.

Contact:

Law Student Affairs
Warren Hall, Room 218
Phone: (619) 260-4651
Fax: (619) 260-7715

Hours

M-F: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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