Admitted Student Information – Faulkner Law

Admitted Student Information


Fall 2022

Welcome to Faulkner Law!

The faculty, staff, and administration look forward to welcoming you to campus as you begin your law school education. This website provides helpful information regarding Online Registration and New Student Orientation as well as other details that will be essential as you start law school.

This website will be updated throughout the summer with additional information regarding New Student Orientation, Registration, and the first week of class. Continue checking back for more details. 

If you have Admissions questions, please reach out to the Faulkner Law Admissions Office. If you have questions about New Student Orientation, please email the Assistant Dean of Students, Assistant Dean Jennifer DeBoer.

New Student Orientation 2022

As you begin your law school career, the Law School hosts New Student Orientation to assist law students in their transition to the unparalleled academic rigors of law school. New Student Orientation is mandatory for traditional J.D. students. Executive J.D. Schedule students are encouraged to attend New Student Orientation in person.

Orientation Schedule

New Student Orientation will be held on Thursday, August 11 - Friday, August 12, 2022, on campus at Faulkner University.

All Full-Time Schedule students are required to attend New Student Orientation. Executive Schedule students are encouraged to attend. The sessions will be recorded for Executive Schedule students to view at a later time.

The Orientation Schedule will be posted in early July.

Orientation Registration

Please complete this New Student Orientation Registration form by Friday, July 1st. 

At the beginning of school, all new law students will receive a Faulkner Law T-Shirt from the Student Bar Association. To guarantee your requested shirt size, please complete this form by July 1, 2022. 


Orientation Dress Code

The New Student Orientation dress code is business casual on Thursday, August 11. On Friday, August 12, please dress in business professional attire.

Orientation Photos

Incoming students will have their photos taken on the first day of Orientation. This photo will be used for your student I.D. and for the 1L student directory that is provided to faculty.

Executive Schedule students who are not available to attend Orientation will have their photos taken the first weekend of class.

Parking Decal

Every Faulkner Law student must have a University parking decal displayed on his/her vehicle. To register for a parking decal, please complete the Faulkner University Parking Decal Form. If an incoming student completes this form prior to August 1st, the decal will be available at Orientation Check-In.

Housing Information

Faulkner Law does not have on-campus housing for law students. There are many outstanding apartments and neighborhoods that are a short drive from campus. We encourage you to start planning for your move today.  More information about suitable housing options may be obtained by calling the Admissions Office.

First Day of Class 2022

Full-time Schedule

The first day of class for Full-time Schedule students will be on Monday, August 15, 2022.

Executive Schedule

The first day of online classes for Executive Schedule students will be on Sunday, August 14, 2022. The first day of in-person, on campus classes for Executive Schedule students will be on Friday, August 19, 2022.

Academic Calendar and Schedules

Instructions for Obtaining Your Faulkner Law Email Address

Class Registration

All incoming first year students will take the required courses set by the curriculum. The Law Registrar will assign each incoming student’s classes. Incoming students will receive a notice about the dates to complete the registration process.