Virtual Admitted Students Weekend

student organization fair

Dean Anita K. Krug cordially invites you to attend Admitted Students Weekend for members of the 2021 entering class. Due to the ongoing pandemic, this will be a virtual event. This is an excellent opportunity to gain insight into the Chicago-Kent law school experience. During the weekend, you will have the opportunity to meet Chicago-Kent faculty, students and alumni. You will also learn more about what to expect during your first year of law school. 

Note: You will need your Chicago-Kent email address in order to complete the RSVP form. Your email address can be found in the myIIT portal email that you received after admission. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at (312) 906-5020.

RSVP for Admitted Students Weekend


Preliminary Weekend Agenda

Friday, April 9, 2021

Virtual Law School Mini-Class

12:00 - 12:45 p.m.

Gain insight into the academic experience at Chicago-Kent by attending a JD mini-class taught by Professor William Birdthistle. The class will be hosted through Zoom to allow you to interact with Prof. Birdthistle and the other mini-class attendees.
 

Admitted Students Weekend Welcome & Social Event

4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Admitted Students Weekend will commence with a welcome from Chicago-Kent's dean, Anita K. Krug. You'll learn about the law school from Chicago-Kent alumni and Chicago-Kent's Student Bar Association (SBA) president Sofia Valdivia. The program will be followed by a Zoom social event with Chicago-Kent students and faculty where you can explore various topics and speak with members of the community in an informal setting.
 

Saturday, April 10, 2021

Dean's Program: Inside the Chicago-Kent Law School Experience

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

The Dean's Program will provide you with an overview of student life at Chicago-Kent. You'll learn about our career development program, diversity initiatives, and gain insight into the student experience through a panel discussion with current law students.
 

Virtual Student Organization Fair

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

On Saturday afternoon, you'll have the opportunity to attend a virtual student organization fair where you can meet with student representatives from many of our student organizations.
 

Virtual Law School Tour

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Take a live photo tour of the law school facility led by a current law student. The tour will be followed by an optional Q&A.

Please RSVP online to attend Admitted Students Weekend. You can register for individual events as your schedule permits. (You will need your Chicago-Kent email address to complete the RSVP form, which can be found in the myIIT portal email that you received after admission.) If you have any questions, please call the Office of Admissions at (312) 906-5020. We look forward to seeing you!