Valparaiso Community

Indiana Dunes Country Activities GuideThe City of Valparaiso
The city of Valparaiso, with a population of approximately 30,000, offers a thriving downtown with numerous dining and entertainment options, a safe and diverse college town environment, and close proximity to Lake Michigan and the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Valparaiso Law students take advantage of numerous externship, internship, and pro bono opportunities in the city of Chicago 55 miles to the northwest, in the state capital–Indianapolis–in the summers, and in Valparaiso itself–the county seat–where the courthouse and many social service agencies are located within walking distance of the Law School. Visit the city of Valparaiso’s website at:

Valparaiso University Law School – Location
The Law School is located on the southwest side of the Valparaiso University campus in a park-like setting that is less than a mile from downtown Valparaiso.  Wesemann Hall, the main law school building, is located at 656 S. Greenwich Street.  The Heritage Hall Lawyering Skills Center was newly reconstructed and opened in 2011: it is located on the site of one of the University’s oldest buildings from 1879.

Valparaiso University Law School – Directions
See Google Maps for:  656 S. Greenwich St, Valparaiso, IN 46383

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