Welcome to the RWU Law Community!

This site is your resource for next steps as you prepare to begin law school.


Please review this information carefully and complete all of the checklist items. We will also send emails with other important information and reminders to keep you on track, so be sure to check your RWU email address regularly.

CHECKLIST ITEMS TO COMPLETE

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RWU Login Information

We know that you have a number of new systems to log into as you complete your checklist items. We want to make the process as easy as possible, so we've put together the RWU Login Guide for Law Students with helpful links, login and password information, and tips! Our Information Technology department sets up your email account and self-service gateway access once you've submitted your enrollment deposit

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Information Technology. Phone: (401) 254-6363; Email: mediatech@rwu.edu

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Jump Start Program

The Academic Excellence and the Diversity & Outreach Programs jointly sponsor Jump Start to help ensure that entering law students have the resources “to learn how to learn” and to thrive in law school. This year’s Jump Start Program is scheduled for August 2 – 7, 2021.  Click below to learn more about and apply to the Jump Start Program.

RWU Law Jump Start Program

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Your RWU Law Community

The RWU Law community includes students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds and stretches from Bristol to Providence to Newport and beyond. Whether you have questions about where to live or where to find the best study spot, we've got you covered.

• Check out Life @ RWU & register for upcoming Admitted Students Events
Housing & Roommate information
• Connect with classmates on the Class of 2024 Facebook group
• Learn more about RWU Law’s commitment to build and support a diverse learning community.
• Take a virtual tour of RWU Law & Bristol, RI

2021 Financial Aid Checklist

Financing Your Legal Education

Questions about how you will be able to finance your legal education?  We have two dedicated financial aid counselors to help you through the process!  Follow their comprehensive Financial Aid Checklist & review tips for Budget and Lifestyle Planning. If you have any specific questions, reach out to them directly by email.  Please allow 48 hours for an email response.

Make it Official!

If you haven't already secured your seat in our incoming class, don't wait any longer.

DEPOSIT NOW


If you have additional questions, our Admissions team is available to set up an individual phone call or Zoom session to speak directly; click here to connect.


 

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  • Nava Wins Inaugural Judicial Fellowship

    Marianna Nava, a rising 2L at RWU Law, has been selected to receive a Federal Magistrate Judges Association (FMJA) Fellowship in the program’s inaugural year.

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