Akron Law to Hold Open House on Jan. 3


Akron, Ohio, Dec. 3, 2008 - Prospective law students can learn about opportunities at The University of Akron School of Law at an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 3.

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 School of Law promotes justice, the protection of individual liberty and the rule of law through commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. The law school boasts nationally recognized programs in intellectual property and trial advocacy, as well as one of four Constitutional Law Centers in the United States. To learn more, visit www.uakron.edu/law.

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 24,000 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.