Welcome, Incoming JD Students!
Please carefully review the information below to help you prepare for your arrival and Orientation Week. If you have any questions, you may contact Student Services
BEFORE YOU ARRIVE
Pre-Matriculation Guide for Incoming Students (pdf)
Please be sure to review and comply with the immunization requiremments as soon as possible. Failure to comply with all health requirments will complicate registering for classes.
Completed forms should be mailed to:
Northwestern University Health Service
Attn: Health Information Management Service
633 Emerson Street
Evanston, IL 60208-4000
Orientation Survey (Mandatory)
The following survey must be completed by August 19th:
If you have not already done so, please send an official copy of your final undergraduate transcript to:
Northwestern University School of Law
Office of Admissions
375 E. Chicago Ave., RB 130
Chicago, IL 60611
(A special note for JD-MBA students: You need to submit separate, official copies of your undergraduate transcripts to both the Law School and Kellogg.)
You will NOT be able to register if we have not received an official transcript from your undergraduate school. LSDAS reports are not official.
Tenataive Orientation Week Schedule(pdf)
This schedule is tentative and subject to minor revisions. A final schedule will be available during Orientation.
During Orientation, you will be attending a variety of events that will vary in their degrees of formality. We request that you please dress in business casual attire for the following event:
Cocktail Reception with Faculty and Administrators - Thursday, August 29, 2013
Please wear business casual attire as this is one of your first opportunities to meet your professors in person. Men should wear slacks, polo or button down shirts, ties are optional. Women should wear dresses, slacks or skirts, sweaters or blouses. NO jeans, T-shirts, or flip flops. For all other events, the recommended attire is casual dress.