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.
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 best fit for you. We can arrange for you to tour the law school, meet with professors and students, attend classes and talk to financial services representatives. You have several options:
To set up an appointment in the Admission Office, please call (206) 398-4200 or (800) 471-1767 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 speak with us if you have any questions about the application process, our curriculum, faculty, or our service-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 email@example.com to make your individual appointment to speak with a counselor.
If you are not able to visit us in person, we are happy to schedule a phone appointment. Contact our office at the numbers listed above or via e-mail. You can seek advice about the application process or find out more about our unique curriculum, legal clinics, or extensive externship program. Your appointment is a time for you; use it as you like. 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 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. and 1 p.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, spring and summer. These provide an intimate opportunity to chat with an Admissions staff member in a small group setting. The events usually begin with light hors d’oeuvres, a tour of Sullivan Hall, and then an hour of answering your legal education questions, no matter the specific topic. Registration is limited to a maximum of 30 candidates.
Meet and Greet with an Admissions Officer
Join us for informal Q&A sessions regarding the admission process and all things Seattle University School of Law. The program will start at 5 p.m. with a tour of Sullivan Hall followed by an hour-long Q&A session. Guests will meet at the Office of Admission in Suite 209. Meet and Greets will be offered in the coming months. Space is limited to 15 guests. Check back here for updates!
Application Process Procedures
Whether you are considering full or part-time studies, this program is designed to address general questions and specific concerns you may have about the law school and the application process, and give you the opportunity for an up close look at Sullivan Hall. This event is typically held on a Saturday morning in October. Current students, faculty, and Financial Services staff will be available to talk with you.
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.
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. More webinars coming soon! Please check back.