Admission

Contact Us

Seattle University School of Law
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
(206) 398-4200
(800) 471-1767 (toll-free)
lawadmis@seattleu.edu

Contact Financial Services

Phone: (206) 398-4250
Fax: (206) 398-4058
E-mail: lawfa@seattleu.edu

Places To Stay

If you’re coming from out of town and need a place to stay, we offer a list of area hotels for your convenience.

Getting Here

To help you make plans for a visit, please make sure to check out our directions page, which includes driving directions to the campus and law school, information about alternative modes of transportation in the Seattle area, parking information and a campus map.

Visiting the Law School

Visiting the law school is the best way to find out if Seattle University School of Law is the right fit for you. Tour beautiful Sullivan Hall, meet with professors and students, attend a first-year class, and talk with financial services staff.

Individual Appointments

In-Person
To set up an appointment in the Admission Office, please call (206) 398-4200 or (800) 471-1767 or email lawadmis@seattleu.edu to schedule a time and date that is convenient for you. We value the opportunity to meet one-on-one with prospective students and encourage you to ask questions about the application process, our curriculum, faculty, or our social justice-focused mission. Appointments are available between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays. Evening appointments are also available by request.

For information about financial aid, you may meet with a financial aid counselor from Student Financial Services. Please call (206) 398-4250 or e-mail lawfa@seattleu.edu to make your individual appointment to speak with a counselor.

Via Phone
If you are not able to visit us in person, we are happy to schedule a phone appointment. Contact our office at the numbers or email indicated above. You can seek advice about the application process or find out more about our unique curriculum, legal clinics, or extensive externship program. Phone appointments are available Monday through Friday during regular business hours.

Tour Sullivan Hall

There are two ways to see beautiful Sullivan Hall, a self-guided tour via Flickr or touring with a current law student or admission counselor. Please call or email to set up an appointment for a guided tour. Each Monday during the regular academic term, we provide drop in tours at 11 a.m. You do not need to make an appointment, but please arrive promptly. Tours will leave on the hour.

Visit a 1L Class

There is no better way to find out what law school is about than sitting in on a class! Class visits are only available fall and spring semesters, and classes typically end the last week of April. Give us a call at least two days before your visit, and we will be happy to schedule your visit in advance. View the current semester's schedule.

Open House Programs

Small Group Q&A
The Office of Admission holds these informal gatherings with prospective candidates in the fall and early winter. These events provide an opportunity to chat with an Admissions staff member in a small group setting. The event typically lasts one hour, and are designed to help you prepare the most competitive law school application possible and to answer your questions about life as a law student. Join us for a Q&A on Monday, October 17 at noon at Sullivan Hall. RSVP online

Meet and Greet with an Admissions Officer
Join us for informal gathering to learn more about the admission process and all things Seattle University School of Law. The program will start at 5 p.m. and will feature a discussion of the law school admission process. The event concludes with a tour of Sullivan Hall. Guests will meet at the Office of Admission in Suite 209. Join us Monday, November 21 at 5 p.m. for a Meet and Greet. RSVP online

Holiday Application Workshop
Whether you are considering full or part-time studies, this program is designed to address general questions and specific concerns you may have about preparing and submitting your law school application. Holiday treats and hot chocolate will be served. We hope to see you on Monday, December 19 at noon at Sullivan Hall. RSVP online.

Graduate Fairs on Main Campus

Graduate Student Open Houses are held three times a year on the Seattle U campus for students interested in law school or any of the university’s 30 graduate programs. Representatives from each program will be on hand to answer your questions and share information. Watch our website for updates, or call the Graduate Admission Office at (206) 296-5800 for more information. Events for 2016-2017 will be held as follows:

Fall: 10/14/16 4:30-6:30 pm
Winter: 1/21/2017 9:30-11:30 am
Spring: 4/4/17 4:30-6:30 pm

All events are held in the  University Student Center, LeRoux Room.

Webinars

Throughout the fall and spring, our staff conducts online events that focus on the admission process and financial aid. Applicants are encouraged to register on our website to receive additional information regarding online events. After registering for a webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with information about logging on to the event. Our first webinar: On Your Mark, Get Set, Apply! will be held on Monday, October 10 at 5:30 pm. RSVP online