Direct Deposit

Why wait? Student refunds are available through direct deposit to your bank account!

Direct deposit is the fastest, simplest way to get your student refund. To enroll in direct deposit, log in to portal.rwu.edu. Under the Students tab select “Financial Information”, then "Self Service Banking Info."

You can change or cancel direct deposit banking information at any time via the myRWU portal. Changes made by Thursday at 3pm will be effective the following week; a paper check will be generated until such changes become effective. Paper checks will be mailed to your current preferred mailing address.

  • Questions regarding your refund should be directed to the Office of Student Finance & Records.
  • Questions regarding the portal or entering your direct deposit information should be directed to the Mediatech helpdesk at 254-3157 or mediatech@rwu.edu.
Close Course Type Descriptions

Course Types

We have classified RWU Law classes under the following headers. One of the following course types will be attached to each course which will allow students to narrow down their search while looking for classes.

Core Course

Students in the first and second year are required to take classes covering the following aspects of the law—contracts, torts, property, criminal law, civil procedure, and constitutional law, evidence, and professional responsibility.  Along with these aspects, the core curriculum will develop legal reasoning skills.

Elective

After finishing the core curriculum the remaining coursework toward the degree is completed through upper level elective courses.  Students can choose courses that peak their interests or courses that go along with the track they are following.

Seminar

Seminars are classes where teachers and small groups of students focus on a specific topic and the students complete a substantial research paper.

Clinics/Externships

Inhouse Clinics and Clinical Externships legal education is law school training in which students participate in client representation under the supervision of a practicing attorney or law professor.  RWU Law's Clinical Programs offer unique and effective learning opportunities and the opportunity for practical experience while still in law school.