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College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Main Office: 208-885-2255
Admissions: 208-885-2300
Legal Clinic: 208-885-6541
Office of the Dean: 208-885-4977

Administration Office Fax: 208-885-5708
Office of the Dean Fax: 208-885-0979

Fax: 208-885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
514 W Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
P.O. Box 83720-0051
Boise, ID 83720-0051

Phone: 208-364-4560

Fax: 208-334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is held the week immediately preceding the first day of fall semester classes. Attendance is mandatory. All students must attend each day of the orientation program.

  • Moscow: Monday, Aug. 14 - Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
  • Boise:  Tuesday, Aug. 15 - Friday, Aug. 18, 2017

Orientation Schedule - Moscow Location

This day focuses on professional considerations and what it means to be a successful law student and lawyer.

Time Event
7:00-8:00 Registration, Light Breakfast, Individual Pictures, Tours
Foyer
 8:00-8:15 Group Photo
Front Steps
8:15-9:00 Convocation
Courtroom
9:10-10:15 Professionalism Part 1: Inclusion Workshop
Courtroom
10:15 Professionalism Part 2: Workshop with Distinguished Attorneys on Legal Practice and Civility in the Profession

10:15-10:45: Opening Session Courtroom
10:45-11:00: Pick up Box Lunches Foyer
11:00-1:00: Small Group Discussions with Mentors  See Group Assign.
1:00-1:45:Concluding Session Courtroom
2:00-2:30 Professionalism Part 3: Honor Code Review with Dean Adams
Courtroom
2:30-3:00 Signing of the Honor Code
Foyer

Time Event
8:00-9:00 Refreshments
Foyer
9:00-12:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Rooms 103 & 105
12:00-1:00 Lunch
Student Lounge
1:00-4:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class 
Rooms 103 & 105
4:00-4:15 Introduction to IT
Room 103
4:15-5:15 Diversity Groups Reception
Foyer

Time Event
8:00-9:00 Refreshments
Foyer
9:00-12:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Rooms 103 & 105
12:00-1:00 Lunch
Student Lounge
1:00-4:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Rooms 103 & 105
4:00-4:20 Trial Ad
Room 103
4:20-5:20 Getting to Know the Class of 2020
Foyer

Time Event
8:00-9:00 Refreshments
Foyer
9:00-12:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Rooms 103 & 105
12:00-1:00 Lunch with Panel of Current Students
Student Lounge
1:00-4:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Rooms 103 & 105
4:15-5:15 Reception with Student Org Leaders
Foyer

Time Event
8:00-5:00 Trial Advocacy Participation
Meet at assigned locations and times.

Time Event
1:30-3:30 Lawyering Fundamentals Final Exam
Rooms 104 & 105

Required Continuing Orientation Programs (COP)

All programs are from 1:30 to 2:20 p.m., Meard Law Building

Fall 2017

Monday, August 29: Achieving Academic Success
Monday, October 2: Planning Your Law School Career-The Basics
Monday, October 23: Introduction to the Career Development Office and the Pro Bono Requirement
Monday, October 30: MAXimizing Your Financial Future: Sound Financial Habits
Monday, November 13: Academic Opportunities: Emphasis Areas, Concurrent Degrees, Clinics, & Externships/Clinical Opportunities

Spring 2018

Monday, January 22: Dealing with Good News and Bad: Success in the Second Semester
Monday, February 5: Academic Planning for 2L & 3L Year – Curricular Options in Two Locations
Monday, March 26: MAXimizing Your Financial Future: The Importance of Credit
Monday, April 9: Getting the Most Professionally Out of Your Summer and Fall

Orientation Schedule - Boise Location

This day focuses on professional considerations and what it means to be a successful law student and lawyer.

Time Event
7:00-8:00 Registration, Light Breakfast, Individual Pictures, Tours
First Floor Foyer
8:00-8:15 Group Photo
Front Steps
8:15-9:00 Convocation
Idaho Supreme Court Courtroom
9:10-10:15 Professionalism Part 1: Inclusion Workshop
Courtroom
10:15 Professionalism Part 2: Workshop with Distinguished Attorneys on Legal Practice and Civility in the Profession

10:15-10:45: Opening Session Courtroom
10:45-11:00: Pick up Box Lunches ILJLC Foyer
11:00-1:00: Small Group Discussions with Mentors  See Group Assign.
1:00-1:45: Concluding Session Courtroom
2:00-2:30 Professionalism Part 3: Honor Code with Dean Adams
Courtroom
2:30-3:00 Signing of the Honor Code
Third Floor Foyer
3:00-4:00 Getting to Know the Class of 2020
ILJLC 325

Time Event
8:30-9:00 Refreshments
9:00-12:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Rooms 313
12:00-1:00 Lunch
Third Floor Foyer & Room 325
1:00-4:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Room 313
4:00-4:15 Introduction to IT
Room 313
4:15-5:15 Diversity Groups Reception
Third Floor Foyer & Room 325

Time Event
8:00-9:00 Refreshments
Third Floor Foyer
9:00-12:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Room 313
12:00-1:00 Lunch 
Third Floor Foyer & Room 325
1:00-4:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class 
Room 313
4:15-5:00  Reception with Student Org Leaders
Third Floor Foyer & Room 325

Time Event
8:00-9:00 Refreshements
Third Floor Foyer
9:00-12:00  Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Room 313
12:00-1:00 Lunch with Panel of Current Students
Third Floor Foyer & Room 325
 1:00-4:00 Lawyering Fundamentals Class
Room 313

Required Continuing Orientation Programs (COP)

All programs are from 2:30 to 3:20 p.m., ILJLC

Fall 2017

Monday, August 28: Achieving Academic Success
Monday, October 2: Planning Your Law School Career-The Basics
Monday, October 16: Introduction to the Career Development Office and the Pro Bono Requirement
Monday, October 23: MAXimizing Your Financial Future: Sound Financial Habits
Monday, November 7: Academic Opportunities: Emphasis Areas, Concurrent Degrees, Clinics, & Externships/Clinical Opportunities

Spring 2018

Monday, January 23: Dealing with Good News and Bad: Success in the Second Semester
Monday, February 5: Academic Planning for 2L & 3L Year – Curricular Options in Two Locations
Monday, March 5: MAXimizing Your Financial Future: The Importance of Credit
Monday, April 9: Getting the Most Professionally Out of Your Summer and Fall

College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Main Office: 208-885-2255
Admissions: 208-885-2300
Legal Clinic: 208-885-6541
Office of the Dean: 208-885-4977

Administration Office Fax: 208-885-5708
Office of the Dean Fax: 208-885-0979

Fax: 208-885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
514 W Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
P.O. Box 83720-0051
Boise, ID 83720-0051

Phone: 208-364-4560

Fax: 208-334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu