Visit Days & Events

Learn all about the Drake Law experience! In addition to individual campus visits, you can connect with us at events such as open houses and career fairs.

Open Houses

Our open house events introduce prospective students to the Law School. You will learn about Drake Law School's programs, hear about the admission and financial aid process, tour the facilities, meet professors and current students, and more.

Prospective Student Open House
Friday, Oct. 20
1 p.m.

1 p.m.          Registration/Welcome
1:15 p.m.     Admission and Financial Aid Overview
1:45 p.m.     Mock Class
2:15 p.m.     Tour with Current Students
3:15 p.m.     LSAT Prep Mini-Session
Evening       Explore Des Moines

RSVP directly to the Drake Law Admission Office: Email law-admit@drake.edu or call 515-271-2782. Please include your name, email, and the number of guests who will be attending with you.

Upcoming Events

Drake Law School admission representatives attend career fairs, law school fairs, and pre-law organization meetings at colleges and universities all over the country. Stop by to gather information, ask questions, and see if Drake Law School is a right fit for you.

2017-2018:

Tuesday, Oct. 17
Iowa State University Agriculture and Life Sciences Career Fair
Ames, Iowa
9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 20 and Saturday, Oct. 21
LSAC Forum - New York City
New York Hilton Midtown
Friday, Noon-5 p.m.
Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 25
Truman State Pre-Law Club Meeting
Kirksville, Mo.
6:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 26
Augustana College Pre-Law Club Meeting
11:30 a.m.

Monday, Oct. 30
Arizona State University Law Fair
WAPLA Caravan
Temple, Ariz.
10 a.m-2 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 31
University of Arizona Law Fair
WAPLA Caravan
Tuscon, Ariz.
Noon-3 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 1
University of Utah Law Fair
WAPLA Caravan
Salt Lake City, Utah
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 2
Brigham Young University Law Fair
WAPLA Caravan
Provo, Utah
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 3
University of Colorado Law Fair
WAPLA Caravan
Boulder, Colo.
10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 4
LSAC Forum - Los Angeles
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel
11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 8
University of Nevada-Las Vegas Law Fair
WAPLA Caravan
10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 10
LSAC Forum - Boston
Renaissance Boston Waterfront
1-6 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 11
University of Oregon Law Fair - TENTATIVE
WAPLA Caravan
11 a.m.-2 p.m.

If you would like to have a Drake Law School representative visit your undergraduate institution or workplace, email law-admit@drake.edu.

Previously attended:

Thursday, Aug. 31
Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Activities and Joint Degree Fair
Parents Hall North, Olmsted Center
11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 6
Iowa State University Pre-Law Club
Ames, Iowa
3:30 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 7
MINK Law Fair
Overland Park Convention Center
Overland Park, Kan.
3-6 p.m.

MINK Flyer 2017
MINK Stipend Requirements for Pre-Law Advisors and Pre-Law Groups

Friday, Sept. 8
Kansas State Law Fair
Manhattan, Kan.
10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 18
University of Northern Iowa Career/Graduate School Fair
Cedar Falls, Iowa
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 20
Iowa State University People to People Career Fair
Ames, Iowa
Noon-6 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 25
University of Wisconsin Law Fair - materials only
MAPLA Caravan
Madison, Wis.
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 26
University of Iowa Law Fair
MAPLA Caravan
Iowa City, Iowa
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 27
University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign Law Fair - materials only
MAPLA Caravan
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 28
Indian University-Bloomington Law Fair
MAPLA Caravan
11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 3
Northwest Missouri State Career Fair
Maryville, Mo.
11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 3
Creighton University Graduate and Professional School Fair
Skutt Student Center Ballroom
Omaha, Neb.
3-5:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 5
Wartburg College Career and Graduate School Fair
Waverly, Iowa
11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 7
LSAC Forum - Miami
Hyatt Regency Miami
Noon-5 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 10
LSAC Forum - Chicago
Palmer House Hilton Chicago
1-6 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 12
University of Iowa Phi Alpha Delta Meeting
Iowa City, Iowa
7 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 12
Morehouse College Law School Fair
Forbes Arena
Atlanta, GA
12-3 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 12
Spelman College 2017 Law Fair
Manley Center - Upper Concourse
Atlanta, Georgia

4-6 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 13
LSAC Forum - Atlanta
Westin Peachtree Plaza
Noon-5 p.m.


Individual campus visits are highly encouraged and can be arranged at any time throughout the year. To schedule your visit, call 515-271-2782 or email law-admit@drake.edu one week in advance.

Law School Events
October 24, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Law School News
October 6, 2017
Justin Driver, Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School, will deliver a lecture titled "Free Speech in Public Schools: From Black Armbands to BONG HiTS FOR JESUS" on Oct. 26.
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