Optional On-Campus Health Services

Academic Year 2020-2021

Law students who wish to utilize on-campus Health Services may opt-in at a cost of $200 per semester. Health Services is located on the second floor of the center for Student Development on the Bristol Campus. Students who do not enroll may not access the Health Services Clinic but may use their private insurance to seek care at area walk-in clinics or private physician’s offices.

Detailed information on Health Services can be found on the RWU Health Services webpage.

To enroll, complete the Enrollment Form  and return it to the Office of Student Finance and Records. Students who enroll in Health Services should also complete the required health history and physical exam forms in the Health Services Patient Portal.

Contact
Student Finance and Records
Roger Williams University School of Law
10 Metacom Avenue.
Bristol, RI 02809
Fax: 401-254-4690
Email: studentfinancerecords@rwu.edu

 

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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.