Upcoming Events

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Courts & Commerce Bookstore Hours

Courts & Commerce will be open Saturday, Aug. 18 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 19 from noon-5 p.m. Regular hours resume Monday, Aug. 20 (Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.).

Contact: Diane Chamberlain
Sponsor: Courts & Commerce Bookstore
Courts & Commerce Bookstore

Sunday, August 19, 2018

12:00 PM-5:00 PM

Courts & Commerce Bookstore Hours

Courts & Commerce will be open Saturday, Aug. 18 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 19 from noon-5 p.m. Regular hours resume Monday, Aug. 20 (Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.).

Contact: Diane Chamberlain
Sponsor: Courts & Commerce Bookstore
Courts & Commerce Bookstore

Monday, August 20, 2018

Caplin Auditorium and Other Locations

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Caplin Auditorium and Other Locations

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

First-Year Classes Begin

Sponsor: Law School

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Upper-Level Classes Begin

Sponsor: Law School
4:00 PM-7:00 PM

Student Activities Fair

Learn more about the large variety of extracurricular activities at UVA Law.

Contact: Julia Wahl
Sponsor: Student Bar Association (SBA)
Spies Garden
4:30 PM-8:00 PM

Public Service Kickoff

Contact: Jamie Almallen
Sponsor: Public Interest Law Association (PILA)
Caplin Pavilion

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

1L Career Services Kickoff

Overview of the first-year law firm, public service, judicial internship, and research assistant job search processes, myths and resources; bring your questions! Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

1L Career Services Kickoff

Overview of the first-year law firm, public service, judicial internship, and research assistant job search processes, myths and resources; bring your questions! Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
2:00 PM-3:15 PM

1L Career Services Kickoff

Overview of the first-year law firm, public service, judicial internship, and research assistant job search processes, myths and resources; bring your questions! Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November. Please note this event will begin at 2:10.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
4:00 PM-4:00 PM

Add/Drop Period Ends

Add/Drop Period Ends at 4:00 p.m.

Contact: Admissions
Sponsor: Admissions

Thursday, September 6, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

1L Career Services Kickoff

Overview of the first-year law firm, public service, judicial internship, and research assistant job search processes, myths and resources; bring your questions! Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Northern Virginia Alumni Reception

Contact: Regina Dimond
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner

Friday, September 7, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

1L Career Services Kickoff

Overview of the first-year law firm, public service, judicial internship, and research assistant job search processes, myths and resources; bring your questions! Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
Purcell Reading Room
12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Joanna Schwartz of UCLA

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Virginia Law Women Wine and Cheese Night

Contact: Caitlin Ditto
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion

Friday, September 14, 2018

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Tomer Broude of Hebrew University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Monday, September 17, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Pro Bono Ethics Orientation

Attorneys Mario Salas and Amy Walters from the Legal Aid Justice Center will discuss working with indigent clients. Topics will include client interviewing skills, ethical obligations and common pitfalls for volunteers. Students who plan to participate in the Pro Bono Program are strongly encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided with RSVP through Symplicity.

Contact: Andrew Broaddus
Sponsor: Pro Bono Program
SL258

Thursday, September 20, 2018

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

J.D.-MBA Welcome Reception

Contact: Regina Dimond
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Karsh Student Services Center

Friday, September 21, 2018

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Quinn Curtis

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

11:45 AM-1:15 PM

Dallas Alumni Luncheon

11:45 Reception, 12:15 Buffet Luncheon

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Belo Mansion
4:30 PM-8:00 PM

Attorneys General Alumni Panel and Reception

Attorneys general who are alumni of the Law School will talk about their leadership in public service. A cocktail reception will follow.

Contact: Annie Kim
Sponsor: Public Service Center
Caplin Pavilion
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Houston Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Houston Four Season Hotel

Thursday, September 27, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Intro to Firm Interactions & Office Hours

Career Services will discuss how to make the most of meeting with firms who visit the Law School grounds. 

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152
4:00 PM-6:00 PM

One Year After Charlottesville: James Forman Jr.

The author of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize–winning “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America” will kick off the "One Year After Charlottesville" conference as the keynote speaker. Forman is a professor at Yale Law School. Full Schedule

Contact: Kim Forde-Mazui
Sponsor: Center for the Study of Race and Law
The Paramount, Downtown Mall
5:00 PM-8:00 PM

Lambda General Body Meeting

Join us for the first Lambda Law Alliance general body meeting of the year. Meet new friends and find out what Lambda has planned for the year. Allies welcome.

Contact: Eleanora Kaloyeropoulou
Sponsor: Lambda Law Alliance
Caplin Pavilion

Friday, September 28, 2018

8:00 AM-5:30 PM

One Year After Charlottesville: Replacing the Resurgence of Racism With Reconciliation

Scholars will examine the new wave of racism in the United States at a conference marking the one-year anniversary of the violent “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville. At the event, participants from across the country will explore the nation’s longstanding history of racism, racial violence and white supremacy, as well as its legacy today, through the lens of empirical critical race theory (eCRT) — critical race theory informed by empirical methods. Speakers include Annette Gordon-Reed, Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History and professor of history at Harvard University; john a. powell, professor of law and director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at the University of California, Berkeley; and Ted Shaw, Julius L. Chambers Distinguished Professor of Law and director of the Center for Civil Rights at the University of North Carolina School of Law. More
 

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Center for the Study of Race and Law
Caplin Auditorium
12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Jody Kraus of Columbia University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

3:30 PM-4:45 PM

Resume Workshop

Learn how to construct a legal resume. Bring your laptop, as this session is designed to give you real-time guidance on creating and formatting your resume. Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November from Career Services. Please note this event will begin at 3:40.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152
5:00 PM-9:00 PM

VIPs Annual Fundraiser

Contact: Kimberly Boisseau
Sponsor: Virginia Innocence Project Student Group
Caplin Pavilion

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Cover Letter Workshop

Learn how to construct a legal cover letter. Bring your laptop, as we will walk through the drafting process with you. Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November from Career Services.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152

Thursday, October 4, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Cover Letter Workshop

Learn how to construct a legal cover letter. Bring your laptop, as we will walk through the drafting process with you. Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November from Career Services.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152

Monday, October 8, 2018

Fall Break

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Fall Break

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Fall Break

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, October 11, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Cover Letter Workshop

Learn how to construct a legal cover letter. Bring your laptop, as we will walk through the drafting process with you. Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November from Career Services.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152
1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Cover Letter Workshop

Learn how to construct a legal cover letter. Bring your laptop, as we will walk through the drafting process with you. Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November from Career Services.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152

Friday, October 12, 2018

11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Cover Letter Workshop

Learn how to construct a legal cover letter. Bring your laptop, as we will walk through the drafting process with you. Attendance is mandatory in order to receive individual counseling during October and November from Career Services.

Contact: Lynn Stiteler
Sponsor: Career Services
WB152
12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Anne Fleming of Georgetown University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Friday, October 19, 2018

8:00 AM-8:00 PM

Virginia Invitational Tax Study Group

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Other
Purcell Reading Room

Thursday, October 25, 2018

7:00 PM-9:00 PM

NYC Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Yale Club

Friday, October 26, 2018

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Kimberly Robinson of University of Richmond

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

4:30 PM-8:30 PM

Women in Public Service

Contact: Rachel Staub
Sponsor: Virginia Law Women
Caplin Pavilion

Friday, November 16, 2018

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Michele Goodwin of UC-Irvine

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Thanksgiving Recess

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving Recess

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Friday, November 23, 2018

Thanksgiving Recess

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Reading Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law
4:00 PM

Classes End

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law
6:30 PM-8:30 PM

D.C. Holiday Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Metropolitan Club

Friday, December 7, 2018

Reading Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Monday, December 10, 2018

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law
Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Charlottesville Holiday Alumni Reception 

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Greencroft

Friday, December 14, 2018

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Saturday, December 15, 2018

1:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Sunday, December 16, 2018

1:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Monday, December 17, 2018

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

1:00 AM

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Friday, January 11, 2019

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Sokol Colloquium

The colloquium will focus on the "Restatement (Fourth) of the Foreign Relations Law of the United States."

Contact: Judy Ellis
Sponsor: Faculty
Purcell Reading Room

Saturday, January 12, 2019

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sokol Colloquium

The colloquium will focus on the "Restatement (Fourth) of the Foreign Relations Law of the United States."

Contact: Judy Ellis
Sponsor: Faculty
Purcell Reading Room

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

12:30 PM

LL.M. Course Enrollment Deadline

Deadline for LL.M.s to submit form requesting to enroll in Constitutional Law and/or Property at 12:30 p.m.   

Sponsor: Law School

Monday, January 21, 2019

Classes Begin

Sponsor: UVA Law

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Los Angeles Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Craft

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

11:45 AM-1:30 PM

San Francisco Alumni Luncheon

11:45 a.m. reception, 12:15 p.m. lunch.

 

Contact: Regina Dimond
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
The Olympic Club City Clubhouse
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Palo Alto Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
The Village Pub

Monday, January 28, 2019

12:00 AM-4:00 PM

Add/Drop Period Ends

Add/Drop Period ends at 4:00 p.m.

Sponsor: UVA Law

Friday, February 1, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Gregg Strauss

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Thursday, February 7, 2019

11:45 AM

Atlanta Alumni Luncheon

11:45 a.m. reception, 12:15 p.m. luncheon

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
W Atlanta Midtown
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Birmingham Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
City Club Birmingham

Friday, February 8, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Keith Whittington of Princeton University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Friday, February 15, 2019

11:45 AM-1:00 PM

Cynthia Nicoletti Book Panel

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Caplin Pavilion
12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Wendy Wagner of University of Texas

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

8:00 AM-9:00 PM

Virginia Journal of International Law Annual Symposium

Contact: Clare Myers
Sponsor: Virginia Journal Of International Law
Caplin Pavilion

Thursday, February 21, 2019

11:45 AM

NYC Alumni Luncheon

11:45 a.m. reception, 12:15 p.m. luncheon

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Yale Club

Friday, February 22, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Kish Parella of Washington and Lee University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Friday, March 1, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Dan Kahan of Yale University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Sunday, March 10, 2019

Spring Break 

Sponsor: UVA Law

Monday, March 11, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law

Friday, March 15, 2019

Spring Break

Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Admitted Students Open House

Contact: Ashley Merritt
Sponsor: Admissions

Friday, March 22, 2019

12:00 PM-8:00 PM

Admitted Students Open House

Contact: Ashley Merritt
Sponsor: Admissions
12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Nora Engstrom of Stanford University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Thursday, March 28, 2019

7:30 PM-10:30 PM

Libel Show

Join us for the 111th Libel Show, UVA Law’s (ideally) funniest, (definitely) oldest, and most absurd institution. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: John Dao
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium

Friday, March 29, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Aditya Bamzai

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge
7:30 PM-10:30 PM

Libel Show

Join us for the 111th Libel Show, UVA Law’s (ideally) funniest, (definitely) oldest and most absurd institution. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: John Dao
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium

Saturday, March 30, 2019

7:30 PM-10:30 PM

Libel Show

Join us for the 111th Libel Show, UVA Law’s (ideally) funniest, (definitely) oldest and most absurd institution. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Contact: John Dao
Sponsor: Libel Show
Caplin Auditorium

Friday, April 5, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Kristen Eichensehr of UCLA

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Friday, April 12, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Chris Serkin of Vanderbilt University

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Friday, April 19, 2019

12:00 PM-1:15 PM

Faculty Workshop, Danielle Citron of University of Maryland

Contact: Teri Johnson
Sponsor: Faculty
Faculty Lounge

Friday, April 26, 2019

Classes End

Sponsor: UVA Law

Monday, April 29, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Exam Period

Contact: UVA Law

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Friday, May 3, 2019

12:00 AM-3:30 PM

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Monday, May 6, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Thursday, May 9, 2019

UVA Law

Sponsor: UVA Law

Friday, May 10, 2019

Exam Period

Sponsor: UVA Law

Law Alumni Weekend

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
University of Virginia School of Law

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Law Alumni Weekend

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
University of Virginia School of Law

Sunday, May 12, 2019

10:00 AM

Law Alumni Weekend

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
University of Virginia School of Law

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Commencement/Graduation

Sponsor: UVA Law

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

11:45 AM

Washington, D.C., Alumni Luncheon

11:45 a.m. reception, 12:15 p.m. luncheon

 

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
The Willard

Thursday, June 13, 2019

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Richmond Alumni Reception

Contact: Alumni Relations
Sponsor: Alumni Relations
Jefferson Hotel