Transforming Windsor Law Reopening Weekend & Celebration of Excellence

Join us for the Windsor Law Reopening Celebrations, marking an exciting and transformative chapter in the history of our institution. After a period of renovation and enhancement, we are delighted to announce that Windsor Law is celebrating its grand reopening on October 27th and October 28th. 
Please kindly RSVP by registering before October 6, 2023. A more detailed agenda will be provided to registrants closer to the event date. 
The reopening celebrations will serve as a joyous occasion to commemorate the revitalization of our facilities and an opportunity for us to come together as a community to celebrate the collective achievements of our faculty, alumni, students, and supporters.
If you are unable to attend, but you still wish to show your support for Windsor Law, you can make contributions to the Transforming Windsor Law Project at this link. 



A more detailed agenda will be sent to all registrants closer to the date. You can expect the following:

Friday, October 27

Time: 7pm

Check-in Reception: Feel free to stop by, register, enjoy a snack and drink, and reconnect with fellow alumni and faculty from Windsor Law. We also recommend taking the time to explore the city of Windsor during your visit. 

If you register in person for the Open House event on Saturday, October 28th at the Alumni Reception at the DoubleTree on Friday, October 27th, you will be entered to win 2 tickets to watch a film of your choosing at the Windsor International Film Festival (WIFF)!

Time            Event                                  Location                                                                 
7 - 9:30pm

Alumni Drop-In Reception

Waterfront Ballroom, DoubleTree by Hilton,

277 Riverside Drive West Windsor

Saturday, October 28

Time: 10am - 5pm 

Celebrate the official reopening of the Windsor Law building with the following catered events:

Guided Tours: Explore our newly transformed state-of-the-art facilities, including innovative and dynamic classrooms, renovated moot court, and student-centric amenities. 

Networking Opportunities: Connect and reconnect with esteemed alumni, renowned legal professionals, and members of the Windsor Law community in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. 

Faculty Research and Innovation: Engage in intellectually stimulating conversations and interactive panel discussions led by our distinguished faculty in various fields of law. 

Alumni Reunion Celebrations: Reconnect with former classmates and celebrate shared memories during reunion gatherings organized for alumni from different graduating years.  

SLS Club Reunions: Reconnect with past and present club members during reunions organized by alumni and current students from different SLS clubs. 

Pick from these overlapping activities as you please!


Event                                            Location                              
10 -10:45 am

Plenary Session: Welcoming Remarks & Opening Ceremony 

Don Rodzik Moot Court
10:45 Special Unveiling of TWL Plaque  Jamie Johnson Student Lounge
11 - 11:30am Architect Presentation  Don Rodzik Moot Court
11 -12:30pm Faculty & Student Presentations Multiple Locations
12 - 3pm  Guided Building Tours   Ground Level
12:30 - 1:30pm Alumni Reunions (Decades) & Lunch  Multiple Locations
1:30 - 3pm

Alumni Awards & Legal Power Hour

Greg Monforton & Partners Classroom (0150)
2 - 3:30 pm Club Reunions Multiple Locations


Hotels in the area

Several hotels in the area provide a discounted rate for University of Windsor Alumni and friends.

DoubleTree Hilton
333 Riverside Dr W, Windsor, ON N9A 7C5 (3 km from campus)
Tel: 519-977-9777

Book your stay HERE by September 26th, 2023 to receive a discounted rate. 


Best Western Windsor Waterfront
277 Riverside Dr W, Windsor (3 km from campus)
Tel: 519-973-5555 or 1-877-973-7829 

Call and book under group block Faculty of Law Grand Opening by September 27th, 2023, to receive a discounted rate.

Holiday Inn Express Windsor Waterfront
33 Riverside Dr. East, Windsor (3 km from campus)
Tel: 519-258-7774

Book your stay by September 27th, 2023, to receive a discounted rate. Book here: 

Holiday Inn & Suites Windsor
1855 Huron Church Road, Windsor (3 km from campus)
Tel: 1-800-465-4329 or 519-966-1200 

Caesars Windsor
377 Riverside Dr. East, Windsor (3 km from campus)
Tel: 1-800-991-8888 

Restaurants - Caesars Windsor

Johnny Rockets 
Located on the Main Floor. 
Serving: burgers, hot dogs, and sandwiches. Also serves breakfast. 
Hours of operation 8 am to12 pm. 

Legends Sports Bar 
Located on the Main Floor at the back of the building after you walk through the gambling area. 
Serving: beverages from 9 am to 3:30 am, with table service from 4 pm to midnight. 
With Sports betting from 10 am to 12 pm. With a Sports betting kiosk 24/7. 

Spago Trattoria 
Located on the Second Floor, beside the area that you check in for the Hotel in the Augustus Tower. 
Hours of operation 4 pm to 9:30 pm. 

Nero’s Steakhouse 
Located on the Main Floor. 

Bars - Caesars Windsor

Located on the Main Floor. 
Hours of operation 11 am to 12 pm. 

Legends Sports Bar 
Hours of operation for beverages 9 am to 3:30 am . 

Coffee Shops - Caesars Windsor

Café 377 
Located on the Main Floor. Provides coffee and take-out food. 
Hours of operation 8 am to 4 am. 

Tim Horton’s 
Located on the Main Floor. Hours of operation 24/7. 

Valeria Kuri

Alumni Fund Development Coordinator


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Student group reunions are based on participation and organizer availability.
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