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Law school welcomes incoming class

August 21, 2019

Seattle University School of Law's newest students arrive with a wide array of life experiences before law school. They've worked as journalists, teachers, artists, activists, and game developers. The 2019 cohort of first-year students includes former college athletes and a certified yoga instructor.

Law school clinic asks U.N. to protect courts from Trump Administration

August 01, 2019

The International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC) of Seattle University School of Law has asked the United Nations to protect courts and lawyers in the United States from interference by President Donald Trump, presenting an urgent complaint to the U.N. Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers.

Seattle U Law to accept GRE scores, add online classes

July 22, 2019

As part of the law school’s ongoing mission to make legal education more accessible, Seattle University School of Law will accept GRE scores from prospective students, starting with incoming first-year students in fall 2020.

Report identifies cost-effective solution to chronic homelessness

July 15, 2019

Permanent supportive housing is the most humane and cost-effective solution to chronic homelessness, according to a new report from Seattle University School of Law's Homeless Rights Advocacy Project.

Grant recipients start summer of public interest work

June 03, 2019

The Public Interest Law Foundation has awarded 21 full-time and two part-time grants to law students working at government agencies and nonprofit groups this summer.