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Launch Week

Sukhsimranjit singh speaking at a podium

"Our students exemplify Pepperdine University's mission of purpose, service, and leadership. They join us with the goal of resolving conflicts on a global scale, and we are confident that we are building leaders for the next generation. "

Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh

Judge Danny Weinstein Managing Director            Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution


We have eagerly awaited your arrival and look forward to meeting you at Launch Week, the official orientation program of the Straus Institute and Graduate Law Programs at Pepperdine Caruso School of Law. We hope you are ready to dive in, as we will cover a great many topics with you, including:

  • Academic Information
  • Faculty Introductions
  • Best Classroom Practices for Internationally-Educated LLM Students, and
  • Conversation with Lawyers and ADR Practitioners

Your schedule for Launch Week is below, and we invite you to explore the videos that will introduce you to our amazing law school departments and student organizations. We have also shared readings and videos for internationally-educated LLM students to complete before starting next week. We hope you will familiarize yourself with the information and get prepared, so that we can cover more ground with you during Launch Week.
Welcome again, students!

View the 2020 Launch Week Schedule here

*All internationally educated LLM students must complete advance reading/assignments before attending required AMP sessions


Asian Pacific American Law Student Association


Black Law Student Association (BLSA)

Christian Legal Society

Criminal Law Society

Dispute Resolution Law Journal

Dispute Resolution Society

Environmental Law Society

Federalist Society

First Generation Student Association

Health Law Society

Intellectual Property Student Association

J. Reuben Clark Law Society

Moot Court Team

Multicultural Law Caucus

National Latinx Law Student Association (NLLSA)

The National Lawyers Guild


Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law

Phi Delta Phi

Student Bar Association (SBA)


Society for  the Advancement of Logical Thought and Inquiry

Spanish Conversation Club

Trial Advocacy

Video Game Law Association

Women's Legal Association

Click here to view the Student Organization introduction videos