Getting Involved

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Student Organizations at Dayton Law

Alternative Dispute Resolution Alliance
The ADRA allows attorneys and their clients to settle disputes without resorting to litigation. 

American Constitution Society for Law and Policy
The American Constitution Society aims to harness values of compassion and respect for each individual and to re-incorporate them into American law and politics.

Asian and Hispanic Law Students Association
The Asian and Hispanic Law Students Association is dedicated to sharing Asian and Hispanic cultures with the UDSL community.

Black Law Student Association
The Black Law Students Association helps retain current black law students and recruit new black law students to the University of Dayton School of Law and articulates and promotes the professional goals and needs of the black law students.

Business Law Society
The Business Law Society immerses its members in the numerous and varied aspects of Business Law.

Christian Legal Society
The Christian Legal Society aims to inspire, encourage and equip Christian lawyers and law students to proclaim, love and serve Jesus Christ through the study and practice of law.

Criminal Law Association
The Criminal Law Association helps students learn about opportunities in the field of criminal law.

Federal Bar Association Law Student Division
The Federal Bar Association Law Student Division's core goals include advocacy, networking, leadership, and learning.

Federalist Society
The Federalist Society seeks to broaden the debate and provide an alternative view to that which is often encountered in law schools.

Golf Club
The Golf Club provides students with an opportunity to maintain a healthy lifestyle while building camaraderie between fellow students.

Honor Council
The Honor Council is responsible for investigating reports of academic dishonesty and promoting a culture of honor, professionalism, accountability and integrity at UDSL.

Human Rights Awareness and Advocacy Group
The Human Rights Awareness and Advocacy Group's purpose is to raise awareness about human rights issues both globally and locally.

Intellectual Property Law Society
Intellectual Property Law Society (IPLS) helps further students' understanding of intellectual property and keep abreast of the latest changes within this practice area.

International Law Association
The International Law Association provides students an opportunity to learn more about the practical aspects of practicing international law.

Lambda Legal Student Association
The purpose of the Lambda Legal Student Association is to create an alliance between heterosexual individuals and the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community.

Law Review
The University of Dayton Law Review& is a scholarly journal published three times annually by second- and third-year law students at the University of Dayton School of Law.

Law School Democrats
The Law School Dems are dedicated to sharing the ideals of the Democratic Party with the University of Dayton School of Law community.

Mock Trial
The National Mock Trial Competition is co-sponsored by the Young Texas Trial Lawyers and the American College of Trial Lawyers. The competition is divided into 14 regional competitions, which are held in February. The top two teams from each region advance to the final rounds in Houston, Texas.

Moot Court
To participate in the Moot Court team, second-year students must complete the Appellate Advocacy class and compete in the Walter H. Rice Competition. The board is comprised of former team members in their third year.

Phi Alpha Delta
Phi Alpha Delta is the UDSL student fraternity and is the largest student organization at the University of Dayton School of Law.;

Probate and Estate Planning Law Society
The Probate and Estate Planning Society is focused on providing students interested in the areas of probate and estate planning law with access to the expertise and insights of practitioners in the field.

Republican Law Society
The Republican Law Society promotes the principles of conservatism among the students.

Second Amendment Society
The Second Amendment Society strives to educate our members about how the Second Amendment is viewed, used, and legislated in our society, today.

Sports and Entertainment Law Society
The Sports and Entertainment Law Society focuses on exploration and discussion of career opportunities and relevant issues in the fields of sport and entertainment.

St. Thomas More Society
The St. Thomas More Society promotes community service and fellowship among UDSL students.

Student Bar Association
The Student Bar Association is the student government at UDSL and helps facilitate the expression and representation of the student body.

UDSL Wellness
UDSL Wellness provides students the opportunity to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle incorporating the “seven dimensions of wellness” while in law school.

Volunteer Student Law Project
The Volunteer Student Law Project (VSLP) is dedicated to provide legal and nonlegal volunteer opportunities to law students.

Women’s Caucus
The Women’s Caucus promotes leadership, volunteerism and developing the potential of law students through improving both the Dayton and law school communities.

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