Transfer Student Orientation

Transfer Student Orientation Schedule 

Orientation will take place in person on the morning of Tuesday, August 16th, 2022 at Berkeley Law. Orientation materials, including a schedule with location information, can be found on the Second-Year Transfer Class of 2024 bCourses site

Tuesday, August 16th, 2022 



10:00 – 10:30 AM Registration and Coffee 
10:30 – 10:50 AM 


Kristin Alvarez, Dean of Admissions

Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean

Annik Hirshen, Dean of Students

Allison Blake, Transfer Student Representative

10:50 – 11:30 AM

Offices to Know 

Lauren Kang, Director, Financial Aid

Carol Rachwald, Registrar

Natalie Winters, Director, Advocacy Competitions Program

Sue Schechter, Director, Field Placement Program

Deborah Schlosberg, Director, Pro Bono Program

Eric Stern, Interim Assistance Dean, Career Development

Diana DiGennaro, Director, Academic Skills Program

Chelsea Yuan, Director, Accessible Education

11:30 – 12:00 PM 

Computing and Library Resources

Michael Levy, Associate Director, Law Library

12:00 – 1:00 PM 

 Lunch for Transfer Students 

1:15 – 2:00 PM 

Berkeley Law Building Tours 

Law School tours leave at 1:15 pm from the East Courtyard and will last approx. 45 minutes. 

Wednesday, August 17th (optional) 

1:00 – 2:30 PM Ice Cream Social 

Additional welcome events can be found here.

If you need accommodations for Orientation, please contact Chelsea Yuan at