Visit Us

Every law school has its distinctive qualities, its individual cultures and a unique atmosphere. Visiting a law school can help you determine whether it’s the best place for you to live and study.

Questions? The Office of Admissions is available Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for appointments by phone and video meetings. Request an appointment today!

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Open Houses

Our Open House gives you the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, the curriculum and financial aid. You will also have the opportunity to meet with current law students. Though registration is required, this event is free and open to the public.

Our 2020-21 Open House dates:

  • Virtual Open House Week  - Monday, November 9 – Friday, November 13, 2020
    We have developed a series of virtual programs that will provide insight into the application process, student and classroom experience, and our dedication to your academic and professional growth. You’ll also hear from Dean Aviva Abramovsky and our alumni. Though we would love to welcome you in person, we hope you are able to attend one or more of our Virtual Open House Week events.
    RSVP for Virtual Open House Week
  • Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Format TBD)
    Registration information coming soon.

Individual Visits and Conference Calls

In an effort to practice social distancing, the Office of Admissions will not be taking in-person appointments or walk-ins.  Our office door will be closed until further notice.  The Office of Admissions is available Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for appointments by phone and video meetings.

Virtual Events

J.D./MSW Dual Degree Webinar

Join us for a J.D./MSW Dual Degree Webinar in the form of a 40-minute presentation from admissions representatives from the School of Law and the School of Social Work, followed by a Question & Answer session.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 14 - 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (EDT)

Webinar Wednesdays: J.D. Virtual Info Sessions

Join us for our Webinar Wednesdays! These will be 30-minute Zoom presentations from an Admission Officer  followed by a Question & Answer session.

The presentation will cover:

  • An overview of the University at Buffalo School of Law
  • The J.D. Curriculum
  • The Student Experience
  • The Application Process
  • Financial Aid

Each session will take place on a Wednesday of each month:

  • Oct. 7 - 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (EDT)
  • Nov. 11 - 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. (EDT)
  • Dec. 2 - 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (EDT)

If you aren't able to attend one of our webinars, visit our Video Library to see what you'd missed!

Self-Guided Virtual Tours

Take an interactive Virtual Tour of the Law School.

tour of courtroom

Enjoy a 4D Video Peek of our courtroom in action. Use the arrow pad in the upper left corner to explore the courtroom.