Event Information for Law Schools

2017 Law School Fair

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

 3:00-6:00 PM (Eastern time)

Check-in for Law Schools/LSAT vendors begins at 1:30 PM

Miller Learning Center 4th Floor Rotunda

48 Baxter Street Athens, GA 30602 ♦ MLC Map

► If spending the night in Athens, the closest hotel located on campus is the University of Georgia Conference Center and Hotel. For a listing of other local hotels (downtown area -closest to UGA campus), go to www.visitathensga.com/hotels/​.

►For closest parking to MLC, plan to park in the Tate Deck on  S.Lumpkin Street.  If parking in the Tate Deck is full, the next closest parking deck is North Deck on  S.Jackson Street. (Click on the linked text for an interactive Google Visitor Parking Map). 

► You will be given a parking pass (valid at any of the visitor pay decks) at the check-in table at the east wing entrance of the MLC Rotunda.

Lunch Order Information

The Pre-Law Advising Office will provide lunch from Jason's Deli for registered law school representatives and test prep vendors who have paid the registration fee. There is a 1 guest limit for lunch per law school or test prep vendor.

 Mailing Address for Law Fair Packages:

University of Georgia
Prelaw Advising Office
C/o Pamela Tolbert
101 Sanford Drive
Room 111 Memorial Hall
Athens, Georgia 30602-3100

 CANCELLATION POLICY (NO REFUNDS PROVIDED)

If your law school representative can no longer attend the Law Fair, please contact Ms.Tolbert by Friday, September 29, 2017  to allow the opportunity to finalize our arrangements for this event, as we are maintaining a waiting/cancellation list for law schools seeking to attend the fair. Due to the administrative costs for this event, refunds will not be issued.

Directions to UGA Campus

From Atlanta, Georgia

Take I-85 North from Atlanta. From I-85 North, take Exit #106, the GA 316 East/University Parkway exit. Travel on GA 316 for approximately 40 miles. Approaching Athens on GA 316, (GA 316 becomes Epps Bridge Pkwy) continue until you reach the Atlanta Highway; keep to the right going east on the Atlanta Highway (U.S. 78). This becomes West Broad Street as you approach downtown Athens. Turn right onto South Lumpkin Street. Follow Lumpkin Street until you come to the 4th traffic light and turn left into the Tate Parking Deck. The Miller Learning Center is on your left..

From Atlanta Airport

From Atlanta Airport, take the Riverdale Road route out of the Airport. Turn Left onto Riverdale Road and proceed to I-285 North/East towards Augusta/Greenville. Travel I-285 to I-20 (Exit 46B) East towards Augusta. Travel I-20 to Exit #82, Highway 138 towards Monroe/Athens (left). Stay on Highway 78 to Highway 316. Approaching Athens on GA 316, (GA 316 becomes Epps Bridge Pkwy) continue until you reach the Atlanta Highway; keep to the right going east on the Atlanta Highway (U.S. 78). This becomes West Broad Street as you approach downtown Athens. Turn right onto South Lumpkin St. Continue on Lumpkin Street to the 4th traffic light and turn left into the Tate Parking Deck. The Miller Learning Center is on your left. Turn left into the Tate Center parking lot for hourly pay parking.

From Macon,Georgia and Florida

Take I-75 North to Exit # 187 , the GA 83 North Forsyth/Monticello exit. Follow GA 83 North through Monticello and Madison. In Madison, take Highway 441 North and follow it into Athens. Stay on U.S. 441 North until you reach the Athens Perimeter/Loop 10. Turn right onto Loop 10. Exit Loop 10 at College Station Road. Turn left onto College Station Road. Proceed until you cross the railroad tracks and turn right onto East Campus Road. Follow East Campus Road until it intersects with Baldwin Street. Turn left onto Baldwin Street and at 2nd traffic light, turn left onto South Lumpkin Street. Continue to Lumpkin Street until you come to the 4th traffic light and turn left into the Tate Parking Deck. The Miller Learning Center is on your left.

Additional Campus Eateries Near the Miller Learning Center

  • Jittery Joe’s Coffee is located on the 2nd floor of the MLC.
  • Tate Café: Barberitos (Mexican), Red Clay Café (sandwiches), Bulldog Burger
  • Bulldog Café : Chick-fil-A Express,Panda Express (Chinese), Niche Pizza Co.

Go to the bottom floor of the MLC and exit from the building. Across the walkway is Tate. Both the Bulldog Café and Tate Café are located inside.

Recommended Evening Dining

  • Last Resort Grill (174/184 W. Clayton St. Athens, Georgia  706.549.0810)
  • Marker 7 Coastal Grill (1195 S. Milledge Avenue Athens, Georgia 706.850.3451, reservations)
  • NONA (279 E. Broad Street, Downtown Athens, Georgia 706.353.7065, reservations)
  • The National (232 W Hancock Ave, Athens, Georgia, 706.549.3450)
  • Porterhouse Grill (459 E Broad St, Athens, Georgia, 706.369.0990,walk-ins welcome)
  • The Grill (171 College Avenue Athens, Georgia, 706.543.4770)
  • DePalma’s Italian Café (401 E. Broad Street, Downtown Athens, Georgia, 706.354.6966)
  • Speakeasy (269 E. Broad Street, Athens, Georgia 706.546.5556 )