Explore Iowa Law

Iowa Law Open House Series

Is law the right choice for you?
Explore your options at an Iowa Law Open House.

Upcoming Dates:
Saturday, April 12, 2014

Time and Location:
10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the University of Iowa College of Law, Boyd Law Building.

Please register here.

We have designed this event to provide an opportunity for you to visit the College of Law and:

  • Hear about the opportunities — and challenges — facing legal professionals
  • Explore legal topics with conversations with faculty & law students about different practice areas in small group settings
  • Learn about law school life from current students. Learn about law school opportunities from Admissions, Career Services, Student Services, and other staff
  • Tour the Law School

Sample Program:

9:30 a.m.


10:00 a.m.    

Welcome: Becoming a Lawyer

10:15-11:45 a.m.

Small Group Sessions:

  • Being a Law Student
  • Doing Criminal Law
  • Doing Public Interest Law
  • Doing Corporate Law
  • Doing Intellectual Property Law

12:00 p.m.

Lunch (provided to all participants)

12:15 – 12:45 p.m.  

Getting from Here to There: Getting into Law School and Finding a Job

12:45 – 2:00 p.m.

Cookies and Conversation and Tours (Informal meetings with law faculty, staff and students)