The University of Richmond School of Law is closed to drop-in visitors at this time. However, the Office of Admissions invites you to meet with admissions representatives at various virtual and in-person events where they are happy to answer questions and make materials available to you. Options include but are not limited to general admission sessions, personal statement workshops, and law student panels. Please know that all sessions allow time for individual questions as we know you may have specific needs. 

Take a look at a few of our upcoming events.  We will be adding more soon.

If you have questions about attending an event, please contact us by telephone at 804-289-8189 or by email at

To access a calendar view of events, click here.

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  • In-Person Visit

    Join us on campus for the real deal, insider’s view of what it’s like to be a student at Richmond Law! Spring campus visits are held Fridays at 11:00 AM starting with a short information session followed by a tour of the Law School with a current student. 


  • Virtual Application Components & Process

    We know the law school admissions process can be daunting, but understanding all the application parts can really help. In this session, we will cover Credential Assembly Service Reports, the LSAT, letters of recommendation, personal statements, resumes, optional addenda, and more.

    • Thursday, January 5, 2023 | 11 - 12 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Wednesday, February 1, 2023 | 1 - 2 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
  • Diversity & Law

    Access to justice and diversity in the legal profession are fundamentally important. At Richmond Law, we strive to cultivate a community marked by inclusivity and concern for others and the greater good - not only because it makes for a better educational experience, but because it makes for better lawyers. We look forward to welcoming you to this dialogue!

    • 2nd Annual Virginia Diversity Day: A partnership between the Antonin Scalia School of Law at George Mason University, Liberty University School of Law, Regent University School of Law, University of Richmond School of Law, Washington & Lee University School of Law, and the William & Mary Law School to promote diversity in schools across the Commonwealth. This virtual event is free and open to all prospective students interested in law. 
      Saturday, January 28, 2023  |  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  |  RSVP Here
    • CLEO Road to Law School: A one-day, in-person workshop for college freshmen where under-represented students can find answers to important questions about law school, create a local network of colleagues and legal professional guides, and develop their understanding of the legal field culture. A $20 registration fee covers the entire cost of the workshop. Learn more about CLEO and the Road to Law School program
      Saturday, March 11, 2023  |  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  |  RSVP Here
  • Financing Your Legal Education
  • Law Personal Statement & Addendum Overview

    We hope you will join us virtually to learn more about one of the most challenging parts of the law school application: personal statements. Get tips on where to start, how to avoid common pitfalls, and find a little direction on where you want yours to go!

    • Thursday, January 12, 2023 | 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Tuesday, February 7, 2023 | 2 - 3 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
  • Strategies for Success

    Join eight veteran law admissions professionals from schools across the country for a panel discussion designed to provide you with strategies and insight as you prepare to apply to law school. Topics to be covered include:

    1. Understanding the application process 
    2. Writing a compelling personal statement
    3. Requesting the right letters of recommendation
    4. Using addenda with the application
    5. Drafting a law school resume
    6. Navigating and understanding financial aid and scholarships

    There will be time after the panel to talk with individual school admission representatives. 
    • Wednesday, January 11, 2023 | 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Wednesday, February 15, 2023 | 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
  • Richmond Law Information & Virtual Visit

    In our (somewhat biased) view, Richmond Law is a great place to begin your legal education. Whether it is the collegial community or a capital city full of opportunities, we’re glad you’re tuning in to find out what makes our law school stand out from the rest. These sessions will allow for time with admissions representatives where you can have individual questions answered!

    • Tuesday, January 10, 2023 | 2  - 3:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Wednesday, January 25, 2023 | 10 - 11:30 a.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Thursday, February 9, 2023 | 12 - 1:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Friday, February 24, 2023 | 11 -12:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Monday, March 6, 2023 | 2 - 3:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Tuesday, March 21, 2023 | 1 - 2:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Wednesday, April 5, 2023 | 10 - 11:30 a.m. ET | RSVP Here
    • Thursday, April 27, 2023 | 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ET | RSVP Here