Annual Fund

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Help provide access to opportunities for future generations of students by making a gift to the Drake Law School Annual Fund today.

Giving to the Drake Law School Annual Fund helps support the most immediate needs of the Law School. And under our independent budget model, you can be certain that your gift directly impacts Drake Law School.

When you give to the Annual Fund, your gift supports:

  • Law School programs
  • Student scholarships
  • Student organizations, journals, and activities such as Moot Court/Mock Trial
  • Faculty retention and research
  • Guest lecturers
  • Technology updates and building maintainence

Make a gift to the Drake Law School Annual Fund.

These unrestricted gifts are crucial to enhancing the Drake Law experience. The Annual Fund builds a stronger financial foundation, positioning the Law School to act on opportunities, prevail over economic uncertainties, and remain competitive on a national level.

*Drake's fiscal year is July 1-June 30. For recognition purposes, all gifts made between these dates will be counted.

For questions, contact Thomas Smith, Drake Law School Major Gift Officer, at 515-271-1877 or

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Law School News
September 1, 2017
Drake Law School is hosting 29 Chinese law students from the Southwest University of Political Science & Law (SWUPL) as part of the Law School’s second annual Introduction to the American Legal System and American Law Program.