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The Best Coffee Shops Nearby – According to an Undergrad »

Welcome to Willamette! You may have heard that Seattle is the coffee capital of the Northwest, but you needn’t go further north for great coffee — it’s right here in Salem. You may be tempted to search on Yelp for a coffee shop, or maybe you already have. Coffee fuels the mind, body, and soul, […]

You Can Still Attend Law School This Fall! »

If you are interested in taking the LSAT in June and want to attend law school this fall, here are some steps to maximize your ability to get accepted and start your path to a JD degree. The June LSAT is the final LSAT that can be used for enrolling in law school in Fall […]

Rising 2L Jackie Sandmeyer awarded Shepherd Legal Scholarship »

Jackie Sandmeyer works full-time and goes to law school, dedicating most days to the LGBTQ community and constantly striving to find ways to give back. “Whether that be offering up my time to work with LGBTQ people with complex safety and legal concerns, or advocating for increased services or better policy to serve that population,” […]

I Love Tamales! »

I love tamales! They are one of my favorite foods and Salem has a new “restaurant” on the west side of town serving up these delicious and delightful treats (I put restaurant in quotation marks because the restaurant is in a small kiosk – bigger than a food cart, but smaller than a Dutch Bros […]

Spring Open House »

Willamette Law’s Spring Open House is on April 1, 2017. There is still time to sign up for this free event, both prospective and admitted students are welcome to attend. Please RSVP here. The day offers many opportunities to meet with Willamette Law faculty, staff, and students. Click here for more information about the schedule […]

Salem for Newcomers »

Two of Willamette’s admissions counselors, Katharine and Will, have moved to Salem within the past six months. It’s been fun for us both to explore a new city. Here are some of our favorite things about Salem. Downtown Salem Salem is growing, and the city’s vibrant central core is the nexus of that growth. Downtown […]

Exploring Oregon’s Winter Wonderlands on Snowshoes »

What’s the best part of living in Oregon? The opportunities for outdoor activities! Willamette students enjoy easy access to a diverse range of sports and recreation, no matter the time of year. In the warmer months, Oregon offers hiking, climbing, kayaking, whitewater rafting, and so much more. But don’t forget the winter sports! While the […]

January Free Practice LSAT »

You are invited to take a free practice LSAT at Willamette Law on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Please click here to RSVP. Willamette Law wants to help students prepare for the LSAT. One of the best ways to prepare is to take a practice LSAT test under time constraints. This helps you estimate the amount […]

Willamette: Training Grounds for Pokémon Trainers »

Pokémon GO, an augmented reality game that allows the user to catch Pokémon in real world locations, has taken over parks, downtown neighborhoods, and college campuses. The game uses the GPS signal from the user’s cell phone to track their location. As the walking distance of the user increases, so will the number of Pokemon […]

10 Things I Love About Willamette Law »

When deciding which law school to attend, what is important to you? Statistics may help you narrow down your options but when it comes to choosing a school for your professional education you often want to look beyond the numbers and learn what makes people choose a school and why they stay there. Whether you […]