Alumni and Friends Network

The University of Dayton School of Law's goal is to have a strong and active network of Alumni and Friends around the country that will assist the School of Law, its graduates and its students in one of four areas:

Admission Student Recruitment

Office of Admissions: by email or 937-229-3555

  • Serve as a participant for our monthly online chats with prospective and admitted students
  • Host prospective and admitted student receptions
  • Engage in one on one contact with desirable prospects/admits to encourage them to apply or to attend UDSL
  • Represent UDSL at law forums and fairs across the country

Career Services

Tim Swensen, assistant dean of career services: by email or 937-229-3215

  • Serve as interviewers for a mock interview program, which helps students in their job search process
  • Serve as contacts and "sounding boards" for students seeking employment in a particular geographical or practice area
  • Serve as potential sources for clerkships, externships, internships and longer-term employment

Alumni Events and Socials

Hon. Mary Kate Huffman, Alumni Association president: by email or 937-496-7955; or Lee Ann Ross, external relations: by email or 937-229-3793

  • Serve on the Alumni Weekend Planning Committee
  • Help organize and host regional alumni luncheons and receptions
  • Help organize and promote the Hon. Carl Kessler Scholarship Golf Tournament


Deborah Adler, director of development: by email or 937-229-4764

  • Assist in fundraising