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RWU Law partners with the Alpert Medical School of Brown Medical School and the Rhode Island Center for Law and Public Policy in the Rhode Island Medical-Legal Partnership for Children.  This unique collaboration offers legal services to low-income families at Hasbro Children’s Hospital.

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Upper Division Orientation


As students return to law school after the summer, there is lots to do to get back into the swing of the academic semester.  Upper Division Orientation is designed to provide the important information that returning students need.  This mandatory session covers specifics about the Pro Bono Experiential Learning Requirement (ELR), experiential learning opportunities including clinics and clinical externship opportunities and successful strategies for finding summer and post-graduate employment. In addition, students will receive information about the Multistate Professional Responsibility Exam (MPRE), the bar application process, and financial aid.

If you were unable to attend this session please view it online here

Handouts provided at the session:


Pro Bono Experiential Learning Requirement

Experiential Education

Clinical & Externship Offerings

RWU Sexual Misconduct & Gender Based Misconduct Policy