Visiting the Law School

Visiting the law school is the best way to find out if Seattle University School of Law is the right fit for you. Tour beautiful Sullivan Hall, meet with professors and students, attend a first-year class, and talk with financial services staff.

Individual Appointments

To set up an appointment in the Admission Office, please call (206) 398-4200 or (800) 471-1767 or email to schedule a time and date that is convenient for you. We value the opportunity to meet one-on-one with prospective students and encourage you to ask questions about the application process, our curriculum, faculty, or our social justice-focused mission. Appointments are available between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays. Evening appointments are also available by request.

For information about financial aid, you may meet with a financial aid counselor from Student Financial Services. Please call (206) 398-4250 or e-mail to make your individual appointment to speak with a counselor.

Via Phone
If you are not able to visit us in person, we are happy to schedule a phone appointment. Contact our office at the numbers or email indicated above. You can seek advice about the application process or find out more about our unique curriculum, legal clinics, or extensive externship program. Phone appointments are available Monday through Friday during regular business hours.

Tour Sullivan Hall

There are two ways to see beautiful Sullivan Hall, a self-guided tour via Flickr or touring with a current law student or admission counselor. Please call or email to set up an appointment for a guided tour. Each Monday during the regular academic term, we provide drop in tours at 11 a.m. You do not need to make an appointment, but please arrive promptly. 

Visit a 1L Class

There is no better way to find out what law school is about than sitting in on a class! Class visits are available fall and spring semesters, and classes typically end the last week of April. Give us a call at least two days before your visit, and we will be happy to schedule your visit in advance. View the current semester's schedule.

Open House Programs

Open Houses and Application Workshops
The Office of Admission holds informal gatherings with prospective applicants in the fall and early winter. These events provide an opportunity to chat with the Admissions staff, faculty, and current students in a small group setting and learn more about the application and admission process:

Application Workshop
Monday, October 16, 2017, 12-1:30 pm
Join the Admission Staff for this lively workshop where you will share your feedback about sample law school applications. Strengthen your own application materials and see how admission decisions are made! RSVP online

Fall Open House
Monday, November 20, 2017, 5:30-6:30 pm
Learn about the application and admission process from Admission staff, faculty, and current law students! RSVP online.

Graduate Fairs on the SU Main Campus

Graduate Student Open Houses are held three times a year on the Seattle U campus for students interested in law school or any of the university’s 30 graduate programs. Representatives from each program will be on hand to answer your questions and share information. Watch our website for updates, or call the Graduate Admission Office at (206) 296-5800 for more information. All events are held in the  University Student Center, LeRoux Room.


Our free webinars are a great way to learn more about the admission process, financial aid opportunities, and more from the comfort of home. Join us for our fall webinar: "On Your Mark, Get Set, Apply!" on Monday, September 18 at 6 pm PST. This interactive session will help you to create the most competitive law school application possible. RSVP Online