Georgia Law is pleased to share that the Law School Fund, the school’s largest single source of scholarship dollars, reached a new milestone this past fiscal year. For the year 2013-14, more than $955,000 was contributed by alumni and friends.  Besides supporting scholarships, this fund enhances every Georgia Law student’s experience by supporting a wide-range of programming and events. 


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Georgia Law is pleased to announce that Patrick D. Conner (J.D.'98) and Susannah P. Mroz have joined its faculty as legal research and writing instructors who will also teach document drafting. Additionally, Laura E. Woodson (J.D.’90) now serves as an associate director in the Career Development Office, where she will provide career counseling and guidance to Georgia Law students and alumni.

Georgia Athletic Association Professor David E. Shipley was named an ex-officio voting trustee of the University of Georgia Foundation.

Orientation for the Georgia Law Class of 2017

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Orientation for the Georgia Law Class of 2017 will begin Thursday, Aug. 14, with students checking in between 9 and 9:40 a.m. in the Sutherland Courtyard on the first floor of Hirsch Hall. Orientation will continue Friday, Aug. 15, and will conclude Monday, Aug. 18.



August 11, 2014 - August 13, 2014

Early Interview Week (August 11 - 13) for employers traveling to Athens for on campus interviews.

August 19, 2014

Fall semester classes run from August 19 to November 25.

August 22, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Please join us for some good food and good fun at the Annual SBA Bull Roast.


Dean Rusk Center
for International Law and Policy

The Dean Rusk Center was established in 1977 to expand the scope of international law and policy initiatives at the University of  Georgia School of Law. Today, the Rusk Center, which is housed in Rusk Hall on UGA’s North Campus, provides a forum for collaboration and debate on issues of global importance, administers international education programs, and sponsors law school outreach to diverse partners around the world.


photo of man walking by steps and entrance to Dean Rusk Hall

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