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JD Visiting Opportunities

Join us for an on-campus visit to experience our welcoming and supportive learning community firsthand, tour the Blake Law Center, and meet faculty and staff. Or meet us on the road at an event near you. Individual visits can also be arranged throughout the year.

Prospective Student Open Houses

Join us at the Blake Law Center for a Prospective Student Open House. Come explore your options as you meet our faculty and staff and learn about our concentrations, experiential learning opportunities, and the application process. Join the thousands of graduates who have successfully earned their degree full-time at Western New England University


Each fall and spring, we hold Juris Doctor Information Sessions exclusively for our part-time evening program at the Blake Law Center. Join us to learn how law school can fit into your life with our flexible program options. During the information session, you will also have the opportunity to tour the law school and learn about the application process and financial aid. Join the thousands of graduates who have successfully earned their JD degrees part-time at Western New England University.

Register for February 2020 Info Session

Admitted Student Open House

Admitted students are invited to join us for our Admitted Student Open House on April 4, 2020. The event will be held at the Blake Law Center. This is a great opportunity to learn about our concentrations, course offerings, clinics and externships, and student life. Come meet our faculty, staff, and current students. We look forward to welcoming you to campus!

Register for April 2020 Admitted Student Open House

Diversity Law Day

Each spring semester, admissions professionals from Western New England University School of Law, Boston University School of Law, New England Law | Boston, and University of Connecticut School of Law host a one-day workshop that addresses minority and diversity issues related to the legal profession and law school application process. LGBT and non-traditional students will also benefit from this program. The event will be held in the Blake Law Center and lunch will be provided.

Join admissions professionals from:

  • Western New England University School of Law
  • Boston University School of Law
  • New England Law | Boston
  • University of Connecticut School of Law

Workshop topics

Diversity Law Day agenda

February 29, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Western New England University, Blake Law Center
1215 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 01119

Register for Diversity Law Day

Individual Campus Visits

If attendance at one of our scheduled on-campus events is not possible, applicants are encouraged to arrange an individual visit. This visit can include observing a first-year class, touring the facility with a current student, and meeting with an admissions officer or faculty member.

Please call 413-782-1406 or send an email to admissions@law.wne.edu to schedule your visit. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. June through August). To accommodate the needs of working applicants, the office is open until 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday evenings when classes are in session.

Find Us on the Road

Each fall, the School of Law travels to recruitment events across the country to meet with prospective students. Check out our recruitment schedule later this fall to see when we will be in your area!