Bicentennial and Centennial Events

Bicentennial and Centennial Events

Founded in 1819, the University of Virginia School of Law is celebrating its bicentennial (2019), and the centennial of coeducation (2020).

2020 Events

Jan. 21

Followed by the presentation of the Gregory H. Swanson Award

Feb. 6

Feb. 7

Feb. 20

Women in Big Law 

March 31

Lile Moot Court Semifinals

April 13

Thomas Jefferson Medal in Law Lecture

May 9

More events will be announced as the bicentennial and centennial celebration continues.

2019 Events

Jan. 31

Michele St Julien ’20 Named Swanson Award Recipient


Unveiling and Display of Thomas Jefferson Letter

2018 Events

Feb. 6

Commemoration of Gregory H. Swanson, UVA and UVA Law’s First Black Student

May 12

Deans Discuss Future, Past of UVA Law