GRADUATE AFFAIRS

Application closes Monday, September 7 for NYU Law in Shanghai, Spring 2016! Apply NOW!

NYU Law Office of Global Programs reminds students that the application for NYU Law in Shanghai in Spring 2016 is currently live and open until Monday, September 7 at midnight. To apply, please follow the instructions at http://www.law.nyu.edu/global/globalopportunities/nyulawabroad/application.   NYU Law […]

Add/Drop Ends Thursday Morning, September 3, 2015 at 9:30 am

The last daily add/drop cycle will end Thursday morning, September 3 at 9:30 am. No Law School classes, with the exception of Directed Research and writing credits can be added to your fall 2015 class schedule after this time. The […]

Legislative Monday on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 and Offices Closing Early on Friday, September 4, 2015

Please be aware that that the University (and all Law School offices) will be closed from Friday, September 4 at 4:00 p.m. through Monday, September 7, 2015. All Law School classes are canceled on Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2015. […]

Intro. to US Law Exam Review with Intro. Faculty

  Wednesday, September 9 12:45-1:55p.m. VH 204 Prof. Irene Ayers VH 210 Prof. Mary Holland VH 218 Prof. Gerald Lebovits Feel free to bring your own lunch   Introduction to US Law Professors Mary Holland, Irene Ayers, and Hon. Gerald […]

Public Interest Student Retreat: September 20 (1Ls, LLMs, Transfers)

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) enthusiastically invites incoming students—1Ls, LLMs, and transfers—to attend a public interest student retreat at Furman Hall on Sunday, September 20! The retreat will commence at 12:00 noon with a brunch, followed by a keynote […]

Networking American Style 101: Events & Conversations

  Tuesday, September 8 12:45-1:55 p.m. Furman Hall, Room 212 Feel free to bring your own lunch   Networking is a powerful tool for attorneys no matter where they practice. Networking can help you find a job, extend your business […]

LLM Manhattan Harbor Sunset Cruise

  Sunday, September 6, 2015 6:00–8:30p.m. (boarding begins at 6:00, arrive early!) Chelsea Piers, Pier 61 Tickets are $30. You can purchase them at OGA (FH 340), please note that tickets will be $40 at the pier.   Join your […]

November 2015 MPRE – September 17th Regular Application Deadline

The deadline to sign up for the November MPRE date is quickly approaching. Remember, you can sit for the MPRE even though you have not completed your Professional Responsibility class. See the basic MPRE application deadlines below, but please check […]

LLM Lecture Series: US Law Essentials

The Office of Graduate Affairs offers programming throughout the academic year, beginning with our new LLM Lecture Series. This Series was created because LLM alumni indicated that it would be very helpful to learn about basic US Law topics at […]

Sept. 14: PILC and CHRGJ Luncheon

Monday, September 14, 2015  |  12:30 PM – 2:00 PM Snow Dining Room, Vanderbilt Hall Join PILC and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) for lunch with Mitra Ebadolahi (JD 2008 and LLM 2011). Mitra is a […]

Full-time Students Who Are Called for Jury Duty

Full-time students are eligible to request a deferment of their jury duty service. If you receive a summons for jury duty, bring the original summons to the Office of Academic Services no later than one week prior to the date […]

LLM Pro Bono Opportunities – Fall 2015

All students intending to take the New York State Bar Exam after the LLM must have completed at least 50 hours of qualifying pro bono work by the time they apply for admission. To find pro bono opportunities commencing in […]

Legal English Sign-Up

For those students interested in improving their English, the Law School offers a month-long, non-credit Legal English class. The class description is here. There are three sections of the class; please register for one section only. Attending the first session […]

Start of Classes Reminders Checklist for Upper-Year Students

Welcome back! We hope that you had a wonderful summer. Classes begin Wednesday, August 26. Daily Add/Drop begins on August 21 at 1:30 pm and continues each day between 1:30 pm until 9:30 am the following morning until September 3 at […]

Columbia/NYU Exchange Program – Fall 2015

On Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 12:00 noon, registration for the Columbia Law School/NYU School of Law Exchange Program begins. Important information about the program, the link to the online request form, and the list of Columbia classes for which […]

Updated LLM Orientation Schedule

You can find an updated LLM Orientation Schedule here.   Please note that the panel on Tuesday August 25, How to Survive and Thrive in Law School Classes has been modified. It will now start at 11:00 a.m. and run […]

Sign-Up for Optional Orientation Activities on Saturday, August 22

We are happy to provide you with opportunities to relax and have fun during Orientation on Saturday, August 22.  All activities are optional, but they will provide you with an exciting chance to meet fellow students and NYU School of […]

Announcing Spanish for Lawyers, Fall 2015!

NYU Law Office of Global Programs is pleased to announce that Spanish for Lawyers will be offered during the 2015-2016 academic year.  This course is taught by Professor Maria Teresa Madinaveitia from NYU’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies. The […]

ABRA Add/Drop Cycle #2 Deadline is July 29 at 9:30 am

Bids may be entered into ABRA for Add/Drop Cycle #2 until 9:30 am on Wednesday, July 29. REMINDER: If you won a class that requires a co- or pre-requisite and you are not signed up for the same, you will […]

ABRA Add/Drop Cycle #1 Deadline is July 22 at 9:30 am

Bids may be entered into ABRA for Add/Drop Cycle #1 until 9:30 am on Wednesday, July 22. The results of Add/Drop Cycle #1 will be available in ABRA beginning at 1:30 pm on Friday, July 24, 2015. Please note that […]

ABRA Bidding Cycle #2 Deadline is July 15 at 9:30 am

Bids may be entered into ABRA for Bidding Cycle #2 until 9:30 am on Wednesday, July 15 at 9:30 am. The results of Bidding Cycle #2 will be available on 1:30 pm on Friday, July 17 in ABRA at https://abra.law.nyu.edu/abra. […]

ABRA: Things to Keep in Mind During Bidding Cycle #2

• Primary and Alternate Bids Count: You will be able to view the number of primary and alternate bids for courses in Bidding Cycle #1 during Bidding Cycle #2. • Pre/Co-requisites: If you won a class that requires a co- […]

Add/Drop Cycle #1 Opens on July 17 at 1:30 pm

Beginning at 1:30 pm on Friday, July 17, you will be able to submit bids for Add/Drop Cycle #2. Please remember that Add/Drop Cycle #1 will end on Wednesday, July 22 at 9:30 a.m. Results for Add/Drop Cycle #1 will […]

ABRA Bidding Cycle #1 Deadline is July 7 at 9:30 am

Bids may be entered into ABRA for Bidding Cycle #1 until 9:30 am on Tuesday, July 7. The results of Bidding Cycle #1 will be available in ABRA beginning at 1:30 pm on Friday, July 10, 2015. To see both […]

Spring 2015 Course Evaluations

Spring 2015 course evaluations are now available. They can be accessed at http://www.law.nyu.edu/academicservices/courseandfacultyevaluations.

August 2015 MPRE – June 25th Regular Application Deadline

The deadline to sign up for the August MPRE date is quickly approaching. Remember, you can sit for the MPRE even though you have not completed your Professional Responsibility class. See the basic MPRE application deadlines below, but please check the […]

Restrictions on Constitutional Law and Professional Responsibility Classes for 2015-2016

I hope your summer is going well. I want to let you know about bidding restrictions on the Constitutional Law and Professional Responsibility classes. We want to ensure that our graduating students are able to register for these classes which […]

2015-2016 Year-Long Registration Guide and Registration Calendar

ABRA opens this Thursday at 1:30 pm. While you don’t have to put your bids in immediately, please remember to bid before the 9:30 am on July 7. Please see the following documents on our website as you prepare to […]

Spring 2015 Grades

Spring 2015 grades are due on Monday, June 8, 2015. Once grades are approved by the Office of Records & Registration, they are posted to your record. Some grades have already been received and posted. Please keep in mind, though, […]

Information Regarding Graduation and Bar Certification

To:     Spring 2015 3Ls and Full-time LL.M.s From: Michelle L. Kirkland, Assistant Dean for Academic Services and Registration Congratulations on completing your final semester! We understand that this can be an anxious season for you. Therefore, we are providing some […]