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Foundations for Legal Study (FLS)

First Year J.D. Orientation and Academic Program 2014

Monday, September 15 - Thursday, September 18


Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of Washington School of Law!

Students get acquainted Foundations for Legal Study will introduce the study of law and provide practice of the tools you need to be a successful law student at the University of Washington School of Law.

In order to provide you this all important "jump start" to your career as a law student, the combined orientation and FLS program begins one week before the start of regular classes in autumn. As part of the curriculum at the law school, attendance is mandatory.

All communication regarding registration and orientation will be communicated either on this website and/or via email, so please keep us informed of your current email address by sending your information to Academic Services at .

If you have decided not to enroll in the University of Washington School of Law, please let us know immediately.

We look forward to meeting you in September!

Important Dates

  • September 15: FLS Registration & Initial Orientation. Lunch Provided.
  • September 22: First day of classes for law students.

See the Academic Calendar for other important dates.

Last updated 10/13/2014