Featured Events

Aug 04

UST Law On-Campus Interview Reception

Monday, August 4, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Representatives from employers participating in Fall 2014 OCI will be available to meet with students in a social setting. This is an invaluable opportunity to network with recruiters and attorneys working for your desired firms. Read More

Aug 06
Target Field

Minnesota Twins game for incoming J.D. students

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 11:30 a.m.

Join other incoming J.D. students at the Minnesota Twins vs. San Diego Padres game at Target Field! Read More

Aug 15

Join professors Susan Stabile, Jennifer Wright and Jerry Organ along with other students and alumni in a retreat experience designed to help each participant reflect on how God might be calling him or her to use his or her gifts and talents to serve others in the study and practice of law. Read More

Aug 18

First Week is our orientation program and your first week of classes as a J.D. student at the School of Law. During First Week, you will complete orientation, the first week of your Foundations of Justice course and the Academic Success Program. Read More

Sep 06

Christian Kirchner Memorial Symposium

Sept. 6, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Christian Kirchner Memorial Symposium brings together leading law and economics scholars from around the world to honor Kirchner's life and work. Read More

Sep 11

Symposium on Global Business Ethics

Sept. 11, 2014 12:30 p.m.

The Symposium on Global Business Ethics at the University of St. Thomas School of Law brings together leading scholars on legal and business ethics from Europe and the United States. Initiated by the late Christian Kirchner (1944-2014) with substantive involvement of the Wittenberg Center for Global Ethics, the symposium enables cross-cultural and transatlantic scholarly dialogue in the context of global business ethics across different scholarly traditions. The symposium is intended to build consensus on important ethics issues, foster dialogue, and enable future cooperation. Read More

Sep 17
2014 Constitution Day

Constitution Day: Justice David R. Stras

Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 12:30 p.m.

Minnesota Supreme Court Associate Justice David R. Stras joins the University of St. Thomas School of Law on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in recognition of Constitution Day. Stras will break down the most important constitutional decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court's most recent term. Read More

Sep 19

Please join us Sept. 18 and 19 for the 2014 Religiously Affiliated Law Schools conference, "Religious Identity in a Time of Challenge for Law Schools," held at the University of St. Thomas School of Law in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. Read More

Sep 19

The Terrence J. Murphy Institute for Catholic Thought, Law, and Public Policy hosts Robert F. Cochran, Jr., Pepperdine University's Louis D. Brandeis Professor of Law and director of The Herbert and Elinor Nootbaar Institute of Law, Religion, and Ethics, and David M. VanDrunen, Westminster Seminary California's Robert B. Strimple Professor of Systematic Theology and Christian Ethics, for the keynote luncheon of the 2014 Religiously Affiliated Law Schools conference held at the University of St. Thomas School of Law. Read More

Sep 20
2009 Reunion event collage using photos from graduation

Class of 2009 Five Year Reunion

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 7 p.m.

It's been 5 years! Join us for appetizers, drinks and great conversation on September 20th. Read More

Sep 20

Class of 2004 Ten Year Reunion

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 7 p.m.

It's been 10 years! Join us for appetizers, drinks and great conversation on September 20th. Read More

Oct 28

Former CIA officer Michael Hurley was on year 18 of his 25-year career with the agency when terrorists attacked the United States on Sept. 11, 2001. He spent the next seven years of his CIA career on “the hunt” – searching for Osama bin Laden during three tours of duty in Afghanistan, as director of counterterrorism policy for the 9/11 Commission and co-author of The 9/11 Commission Report, and later through his work for the State Department. Read More

Nov 06

Hans Joas Human Dignity Lecture

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 7-8:30 p.m.

Hans Joas, Permanent Fellow at the University of Freiburg in Germany and Professor of Sociology and a Member of the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago, will give the next lecture in the Murphy Institute’s Human Dignity series which brings together prominent thinkers in fields such as philosophy, theology, and law to rigorously explore just what it means for humans to possess dignity. Read More