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TU Law welcomes the Class of 2019

FLS162The University of Tulsa College of Law welcomed the incoming Class of 2019 August 15–18 for Foundations of Legal Study orientation week. FLS week included dinners with Dean Entzeroth and the faculty, professional development sessions, a presentation and luncheon at the Federal courthouse, public service projects at the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma and Catholic Charities, a welcome reception with TU Law Alumni Association President Kevinn Matthews (JD ’98), and the TU Docket, actual civil and criminal court cases held at the College of Law’s Price & Turpen Courtroom.

Photo Gallery: Students at the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma

Photo Gallery: Welcome Back-to-School Reception

Many of our new students have served in the military and/or served, studied, or lived abroad in countries such as Czech Republic, Ethiopia, Costa Rica, Nigeria, Argentina, Iraq, Afghanistan, Germany, Turkey, China, France, Italy, Jordan, Brazil, Madagascar, Peru, and Canada. Others have served through missions work or other philanthropic and volunteer endeavors, including mentoring at-risk youth, Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, John 3:16, Musicians for Miracles, United Way, and Earth Matters. Many hold Masters degrees, have pursued graduate work, or were student athletes. Several students speak multiple languages, including German, Spanish, Czech, Slovakian, Mandarin, and others.

Class of 2019 Statistics
(includes summer, fall, and spring starts)

  • 57% men; 43% women
  • 31% minority
  • 37% non-traditional (age 26 or older)
  • 27% first generation college
  • 37% from outside of Oklahoma (13 states, 2 foreign countries represented)
  • 42 undergraduate institutions represented

38 majors represented, including:

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Business Management
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Economics
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Family Relations/Child Development
  • Finance
  • French
  • Geology/Earth Sciences
  • Government
  • History
  • Human Resource Management
  • Humanities
  • International Business
  • International Studies
  • Journalism
  • Legal Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Marketing
  • Natural Sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Affairs
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sales/Retail
  • Secondary Education
  • Spanish