Law School Life: Services
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Arthur J. Morris Law Library
General Information: 924-3384
Reference: 924-7465
1st, 2nd, and 3rd floors of Withers-Brown Hall
Entrance and Circulation Desk on 1st floor; Reference is located on the 2nd floor

The Law Library collection dates back to the founding of the University, when Jefferson assembled classic interpretations of English law such as Glanville and Blackstone.

Bookstore: Courts & Commerce

Slaughter Hall, Room 188
Academic Year: Mon-Thu 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Fri 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Summer: Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Law and Darden Business School texts, study aids, supplies, clothing and gifts, greeting cards, stamps, health and beauty aids, snacks. On-site overnight dry cleaning service. C&C is a branch of the University of Virginia Bookstore and so has access to its main inventory. Coordinates special book orders.

Copy Center
Slaughter Hall, Room 184

In addition to the self-service copier in the Copy Center foyer, Copy Center staff are happy to copy, reduce, bind and staple your documents. Costs for services are posted in the copy center. There are also a number of coin-operated or copicard machines located in the Law Library and on the second floor of Slaughter Hall.

Scott Commons
Scott Commons

Sidley Café: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Greenberry's Coffee Bar: Mon-Thurs 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Fri 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Stone Dining Room: Mon-Fri 12-2 p.m.
Reservations (434) 243-8921 (available before 10 a.m. on day of service)

The Law School added a full-service café and coffee bar with the 2002 opening of the Student-Faculty Center (also referred to as Scott Commons, which is actually the name of its glass-roofed central lounge).

University Parking & Transportation
UVA Parking and Transportation, Millmont St. (behind Barracks Road Shopping Center)

Parking on Grounds is controlled by the University’s Department of Parking and Transportation (P&T). Permits are required to park in all University lots. More on Parking at the Law School

University of Virginia Bookstore
Off Emmet St. on the top floor of the Central Grounds Parking Garage
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; extended hours at the beginning of the semester

Wide selection of general interest hardcover books, paperbacks, best-sellers, reference books, textbooks, art and school supplies, clothing and souvenirs. Film processing, thesis binding, and out-of-print book searches also offered.

Student Financial Services
Student Accounts
Carruthers Hall (across Emmet St. from Barracks Road Shopping Center)

All questions regarding payment of tuition and fees should be directed to Student Financial Services.

University Transit Service (UTS)
Department of Parking and Transportation, Millmont St. (behind Barracks Road Shopping Center)

The University buses are free to all students, faculty and staff with current IDs. Schedules are available on the buses and on the website.

Cavalier Computers
Main Store: Inside University Bookstore, above the Central Grounds Parking Garage, McCormick Rd.

For information on Law School computer requirements, go to Computer Recommendations

Cavalier Computers Service
(check website for drop-off locations, fees, and other information)

University Libraries
General information: 924-3021

Fourteen libraries at the University house more than 4.5 million volumes and nearly 50,000 journals and newspapers from around the world.

Student Legal Services
Newcomb Hall
4th Floor, Room 460
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sponsored by Student Council, Student Legal Services provides legal assistance to all University students in criminal, traffic and most areas of civil law. The attorneys provide counsel and representation, including litigation when necessary. Work-study and volunteer Law School students and undergraduate interns perform research, intake and other paralegal duties. Student Legal Services does not handle disputes between students or disputes with the University. Initial consultation free. By appointment.

University Police Department
Emergency: 9+911
Business: 924-7166
2304 Ivy Rd. (Rt. 250 West)

The University Police Department provides protective service to the University community and enforces criminal and traffic laws on all University property and adjacent street areas. Department personnel also offer safety seminars and a women's self-defense course and provide a student escort service (see below).

University Registrar's Office
Carruthers Hall

Issues official UVA transcripts ($4), certification of enrollment letters, loan deferments, insurance discounts, and letters of good standing. The Law School Student Records Office has forms to request all of these documents, delivered daily to Carruthers Hall. Students must notify this office within 48 hours if they change their local or permanent address. Students are encouraged to make address changes online, through SIS (the University's Student Information System) at

Safe Ride
Hours: After midnight

Operated by the University Of Virginia Police Department, Safe Ride provides transportation home for students, subject to the conditions on its website.

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The Law School Library operates a lost and found service. Any article (with the exception of keys) found should be turned in to the main desk of the Library on the first floor of Withers-Brown, just inside the Library entrance. Keys should be turned in to David Holsapple, Withers-Brown Hall Room 320.


Law School classrooms and seminar rooms (except the moot courtrooms) may be used as study rooms during the following hours, subject to possible changes necessary for security reasons:

* All classrooms: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon-Fri, except class times.

* Rooms can be reserved online for meetings or events.

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