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RWU Law students can apply to receive up to $3,500 in a public interest summer stipend.  Students chosen have used this funding to finance their summer work in New England, across the U.S. and beyond.

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The Frank J. Licht Judicial Complex

Library Hours

Normal Fall and Spring Semester Hours

Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.


Thanksgiving Break Hours (November 24-November 29, 2014)

Tuesday 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday Closed
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday Resume normal semester hours


Extended Fall Reading and Exam Period Hours (December 3 - 18)

Monday - Saturday 7:30 a.m. - Midnight
Sunday 9:00 a.m. - Midnight
Friday, December 18 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


For more information on Library hours or access, check the sign at the Library entrance or call the Circulation Desk at 254-4546.


Reference Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


School of Law Building Access

During the fall and spring semesters, all entrances to the School of Law building will be secured at 6:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 5:00 p.m. Friday-Sunday, except during holiday periods when all entrances to the School of Law building may be secured earlier.

During the summer semester, all entrances to the School of Law building may be secured earlier than 5:00 p.m.

  • Members of the School of Law community will need to use their university-issued ID with Smart Card activation, in order to gain access to the law school building after the entrances are secured.
  • Visitors should plan accordingly.