Akron Law to Hold Discover Law Day on Feb. 28


Akron, Ohio, Feb. 16, 2009 - The Law School Admission Council has designated February as DiscoverLaw.org Month. As part of a continuing commitment to diversity, The University of Akron School of Law and the Law School Admission Council will co-sponsor Discover Law Day Program.

Prospective law students can learn about the opportunities at The University of Akron School of Law by attending an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 28.

The program will include an admissions and financial aid session; a mock law class; and a student and alumni panel discussion. Prior to the open house, guided tours of the law school will be available beginning at noon.

The University of Akron School of Law is located on the corner of Wolf Ledges and University Avenue. Free parking is available in Lot 34, south of the building.

To make a reservation, call 800-425-7668 or visit the Web site at www.uakron.edu/law/lawadmissions.

The University of Akron is the public research university for Northern Ohio. It is the only public university in Ohio with a science and engineering program ranked in the top five nationally by U.S. News & World Report. Serving 26,000 students, the university offers approximately 300 associate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral and law degree programs and 100 certificate programs at sites in Summit, Wayne, Medina and Holmes counties. For more information, visit www.uakron.edu.