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J.D. Orientation 2019, Class of 2022

J.D. Orientation 2019, Class of 2022

  • Saturday, August 24 - Move-In

    9:00 am – 5:00 pm  Move-In starts at 9:00 am for all 1Ls in dorms

    6:00 pm – 8:00 pm  Welcome BBQ (Jarvis Field/Caspersen Patio)

    8:00 pm – 10:00 pm  Movie screening (Ames Courtroom)

  • Sunday, August 25

    3:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Spouses, Partners, and Kids Social (Jarvis Field/Hark Game Room)

  • Monday, August 26 - HUID Pickup/J.D. Registration

    9:00 am – 5:00 pm  Mandatory J.D. Registration/Check-In (Milstein East)

    12:00 pm – 1:30 pm  International J.D. Students Luncheon (Milstein West)

    1:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Student Services Fair (Milstein East)

    1:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Campus Tours with Resident Assistants (Table outside Milstein East)

    2:00 pm – 2:15 pm (Optional) Demo and Intro to MAX – Your Personal Finance Program (WCC 2012)

    2:15 pm – 2:30 pm (Optional) Demo and Intro to MAX – Your Personal Finance Program (WCC 2012)

    2:30 pm – 2:45 pm (Optional) Demo and Intro to MAX – Your Personal Finance Program (WCC 2012)

    2:45 pm – 3:00 pm (Optional) Demo and Intro to MAX – Your Personal Finance Program (WCC 2012)

    3:00 – 4:00 pm  Optional Relaxation Break (WCC Fireside Lounge)

    6:00 pm – 8:00 pm  First Generation College Student Dinner (Milstein West)

  • Tuesday, August 27 – Orientation Day 1

    9:30 am – 10:00 am  Breakfast and Check-in (Section Classrooms)

    10:00 am – 11:00 am Icebreakers with the Board of Student Advisers (Section Classrooms)

    11:00 am – 12:00 pm  Professionalism in the Law (Milstein East/West)

    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm  Lunch (Section Classrooms)

    1:00 pm – 2:00 pm  Title IX Training (Milstein East/West)

    2:00 pm – 3:00 pm  Prioritizing Well-being (Milstein East/West)

    3:00 pm – 6:30 pm  Section Photos (Austin Hall Steps)

  • Wednesday, August 28 - Orientation Day 2

    8:45 am – 9:00 am  Breakfast (Section Classrooms)

    9:00 am – 11:00 am  Introduction to Faculty Section Leader (Section Classrooms)

    11:00 am – 12:00 pm  Introduction to Board of Student Advisers (BSAs) (Section Classrooms)

    12:00 pm – 1:30 pm  Lunch with Board of Student Advisers (Off-campus)

    2:00 pm – 10:00 pm  Boda Borg or Assembly Row (sign up for a time slot on Eventbrite)

  • Thursday, August 29 - Orientation Day 3

    9:45 am – 10:00 am  Breakfast (Section Classrooms)

    10:00 am – 11:30 am  Building Excellence and Engagement at HLS (Section Classrooms)

    12:00 pm – 1:00 pm  Conversation with Dean Manning and special guest (Milstein East/West)

    1:00 pm – 2:00 pm  Lunch (Section Classrooms)

    2:00 pm – 4:00 pm  Section Leader Programming (Section Classrooms)

    5:00 pm  Faculty Section Dinners

  • Friday, August 30 - Orientation Day 4

    8:45 am – 9:00 am  Breakfast (Section Classrooms)

    9:00 am – 11:00 am  Section Leader Programming (Section Classrooms)

    11:00 am – 11:30 am  Introduction to Peer Advisors (Milstein East)

    11:30 am – 12:30 pm  TALK (Milstein East/West)

    12:30 pm – 2:30 pm  LAWn Party (Holmes Field)

  • Saturday, August 31

    6:00 pm – 9:00 pm  Affinity Group Reception (Milstein East/West)

After Orientation Events - Open to All

After Orientation Events - Open to All

Please note, the times and locations for some of the events below are still being finalized. Be on the lookout for updates and reminders about these events. This schedule is subject to change, but we would like you to have these events on your radar.

  • September 3 – Lecture to Celebrate Charles Hamilton Houston, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, Milstein East A
  • September 4 – OPIA Public Service Kick-off and Gathering, 5:30 pm, Milstein East
  • September 9 – HUPD Bike and Laptop Registration, 11 am – 1 pm, Hark Table #1
  • September 10 – HUPD Bike and Laptop Registration, 11 am – 1 pm, Hark Table #1
  • September 10 – Student Practice Organization Panel, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Milstein West
  • September 11 – Wellness Fair, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm, first floor WCC
  • September 12 – Student Activities Fair, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Milstein East/West
  • September 17 – Red Sox Game, Fenway, 7:10 pm, tickets $20
  • September 27 – Love Your Library Fest, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Harvard Law School Library
  • October 2 – Where Can International Legal Studies Take You? An Introduction for 1Ls, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Pound 102

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If you are a student with a disability who is requesting accommodations, please contact Student Support Services in the Dean of Students Office (WCC 3039, studentsupport@law.harvard.edu, 617-495-1880).