Donald P. Kennedy Hall
Dale E. Fowler School of Law
The School of Law occupies this complex on Chapman University’s main campus in Orange. The main building, rising four stories and providing 133,000 SF, offers an efficient and pleasant learning environment for students. Classrooms and seminar rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for enhanced teaching and learning and are capable of accommodating future changes in electronic, visual and on-site learning technologies.
The law library occupies one wing of the building, offering student carrels equipped with outlets for laptop computers and related electronic devices. Two courtrooms, one designed for trials and the other for appellate hearings, provide fully equipped facilities for trial advocacy exercises, mock trial and moot court competitions, and formal hearings by visiting courts. Student lounges and facilities for student organizations are included. In addition, a new 720-car parking structure at the rear of the law building provides parking for students, faculty and visitors.