Video Library

A collection of webinars conducted by the law school's Admissions Office.  

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2022 Information Sessions

Information Sessions are 30-minute Zoom presentations from an Admission Officer followed by a Question & Answer session. Presentations often cover:

  • An overview of the University at Buffalo School of Law
  • The J.D. Curriculum
  • The Student Experience
  • The Application Process
  • Financial Aid
cover screen for a JD info session held Sept. 7, 2022

Sept. 7, 2022 - A J.D. Info Session with Laurel Root, Director of Recruitment and Admissions.

watch our July 6 Info session

July 06, 2022 - A J.D. Information Session with Lindsay Gladney, Vice Dean for Admissions.

Jan. 24 –27, 2022 - Virtual Open House

Our Open House events gives prospective law students the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, the curriculum and financial aid. They have an opportunity to ask specific questions and hear from law alumni and current law students.

opening screen shot for a Q&A with Dean Abramovsky

Jan. 24, 2022 - Virtual Open House: Welcome & Chat with Dean Aviva Abramovsky

opening screen for a Q&A panel with students
opening screen for a JD information session presentation
opening screen for Alumni Panel Q&A

Jan. 27, 2022 - Alumni Q&A Panel

Nov. 8 - 12, 2021 - Virtual Open House

Our Open House events gives prospective law students the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, the curriculum and financial aid. They have an opportunity to ask specific questions and hear from law alumni and current law students.

Nov. 8, 2021 - Virtual Open House: Welcome & Chat with Dean Aviva Abramovsky

Nov. 10, 2021 - J.D. Information Session with Assistant Director of Admissions Kristen M. Kelly.

Nov. 11, 2021 - Tips for Submitting Your Strongest Law School Application with Admissions Coordinator Rachael Herbst.

Nov. 11, 2021 - A Q&A with Alumni, featuring Erin Ewell ’17, Laura Groschadl ’12, Natalia Marte ’20 and Alex Rowen ’19.

Nov. 12, 2021 - Student Ambassador Q&A Panel featuring Timothy Keane ‘22, Jenna Wojdan ‘24, Shelby Mueller ‘23, and Julia Merante ‘23.

September 23, 2021 - Professor Christine Bartholomew's Civil Procedure lecture.

2021 Information Sessions

These are 30-minute Zoom presentations from an Admission Officer followed by a Question & Answer session. Presentations often cover:

  • An overview of the University at Buffalo School of Law
  • The J.D. Curriculum
  • The Student Experience
  • The Application Process
  • Financial Aid

Dec. 2, 2021 - Accelerated B.A./J.D. "3+3" Information Session with Rachael Herbst, Admissions Coordinator, who provided an overview of the combined B.A./J.D. program, the benefits, application requirements and answered viewer questions.

Oct. 29, 2021 - J.D./MBA Alumni Panel Discussion Webinar with Aaron Shaw, Assistant Director of Recruitment from the School of Management, Kristen Kelly, Assistant Director of Admissions from the School of Law, and J.D./MBA student and alumni panelists.

Oct. 13, 2021 - J.D. /MSW Information Session with Lauren McGowan, Directory of Recruitment (UB School of Social Work) and Rachael Herbst, Admissions Coordinator (School of Law).

July 7, 2021 - Webinar Wednesdays - J.D. Information Session with Laurel Root, Director of Recruitment and Admissions.

March 3, 2021 - J.D. Information Session with Laurel Root, Director of Recruitment and Admissions.

2020 Information Sessions

Dec. 10, 2020 - A 3+3 Accelerated BA-J.D. Information Session with Lindsay Gladney, Vice Dean for Admissions.

Dec. 8, 2020 - The University at Buffalo’s College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Law held a JD/PhD Dual Degree Overview.

Sept. 20, 2020 - A JD/MBA Information Session with Aaron Shaw, Assistant Director of Recruiting (School of Management) and Laurel Root, Director of Recruitment and Admissions (School of Law).

July 28, 2020 - A Sports Law Information Session with teaching faculty Helen “Nellie” Drew, law alumni, and current law students pursuing sports law, moderated by Lindsay Gladney, Vice Dean for Admissions.

July 15, 2020 - A JD/MSW Information Session with Lauren McGowan, Directory of Recruitment (UB School of Social Work) and Lindsay Gladney, Vice Dean for Admissions (UB School of Law).

Nov. 9 - 13, 2020 - Virtual Open House

Our Open House events gives prospective law students the opportunity to learn about the admissions process, the curriculum and financial aid. They have an opportunity to ask specific questions and hear from law alumni and current law students.

Nov. 9, 2020 - Virtual Open House: Welcome & Chat with Dean Aviva Abramovsky.
Moderated by Lindsay Gladney, Vice Dean for Admissions

Nov. 10, 2020 - Virtual Open House: Alumni Q&A Panel
Featuring: Aaron Saykin ’13, Senior Associate, Hodgson Russ LLP and Immediate Past-President of the Law Alumni Association GOLD Group; Meghan Corcoran ’13, Senior Attorney, National Fuel Gas Company and President of the Law Alumni Association GOLD Group ; Anaiss Rijo ’16, Attorney for the Child, Children’s Legal Center; Laura Groschadl ’12, Principal Law Clerk, New York Court of Appeals
Moderated by Amber Melvin ’13, Assistant Director of Admissions

Nov. 11, 2020 – Virtual Open House: JD Information Session
Featuring Amber Melvin ’13, Assistant Director of Admissions

Nov. 12, 2020 - JD Application Tips
Featuring Lindsay Gladney, Vice Dean for Admissions

Nov. 13, 2020 - Student Ambassador Q&A Panel
Moderated by Laurel Root, Manager of Recruitment and International Enrollment Services, the panel featuring: Jake Cercone ‘21, Kaitlin Sines ‘21, Franco Mirolo ’21, Elisa Schmidt ’22, and Zoe Peppas ‘23.