Fall Ball 2016 – LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION!

Fall Ball 2016 – Join the Student Bar Association for a night of music and dancing. Thursday, October 27, 2016 10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. Terminal 5 Fall Ball Policy Guidelines The Office of Student Affairs & the Student Bar […]

Legal Observer Training hosted by BALSA

Tuesday, October 25th 7:00-8:30pm FH 326 Legal Observer Training conducted by Dr. Jill Humphries as a part of the National Conference of Black Lawyers’ Legal Observer program. Those who attend the training will be prepared to go into the field […]


FELLOWSHIP AND SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES Through generous gifts from NYSBA Sections and donors, The New York Bar Foundation offers several scholarship opportunities to law students.   Please note, application deadlines vary.  For more information, applications, and guidelines visit The Foundation’s website […]

Supreme Court Forum: Judicial Confirmation Panel

Monday, October 24, 2016  |  6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Furman Hall, Sexton Lounge (2nd Floor)   Join the Supreme Court Forum (previously known as the Supreme Court Reading Group) for dinner and a panel discussion regarding judicial confirmation and […]

Conversation on the International Politics of Judging

On Monday, October 24, the Guarini Institute for International Law at NYU School of Law will host a conversation with the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, Chief Justice of Canada; Dorit Beinisch, Distinguished Jurist in Residence and former president of the […]

Global Tax Conference: Divergent Country Views of Base Erosion and Profit Shifting

Friday, October 28, 2016  |  8:00 AM – 11:30 AM Smart Classroom 210, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South Please join us on Friday, October 28th from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM in Vanderbilt Hall rooms 210 and 204 for […]

The Presidential Candidates’ Tax Plans

Tuesday, October 25th, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM| Faculty Library (3rd floor) 40 Washington Square South On Tuesday, October 25th from 6:00-7:30 PM, the NYU Graduate Tax Program will host a discussion of the presidential candidates’ tax plans, featuring representatives […]

VH Kushner Lounge Limited Access 10/25

VH Kushner Lounge Limited Access 10/25 Please be advised that VH Kushner Lounge will have limited access on Tuesday, October 25 in preparation for a private event that evening. Study spaces will be unavailable starting at 2:00 p.m., but students […]

Spring 2017 Bidding Cycle #2 Opens Monday, October 31 at 1:30 pm

Beginning at 1:30 pm on Monday, October 31, you will be able to submit bids for Spring 2017 Bidding Cycle #2. This is an opportunity for you to make changes to your spring 2017 schedule. This bidding cycle will end […]

Oct. 27 Application Deadline: NYU Team/Jean-Pictet IHL Competition

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice is accepting applications for membership on the NYU Team to the Jean-Pictet Competition on International Humanitarian Law, a week-long training event on IHL that consists of simulations and role plays. The 2017 […]

Feb 15: Arthur Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship Deadline

NYU School of Law announces with great pleasure the posting of the 2016-2017 Helton Global Human Rights Fellowship for one year of human rights work. Applicants are invited to design projects to put their legal education to work on timely […]

Nov. 9: International Law and Human Rights Fellowship Deadline

Information Session: October 19, 1:00pm – 2:00pm, Furman 214 *lunch available* Applications Due: November 9, 12pm (noon) Applications for the 2016-2017 International Law and Human Rights Fellowship Program are now available online. CHRGJ coordinates the ILHR Fellowship Program with the Institute for International Law and Justice and the support […]

Oct. 31: Human Rights Student Scholars Application Deadline

The Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) is accepting applications for its new Human Rights Student Scholars program. All currently enrolled NYU law students are eligible to apply. The program has two main components: Student Scholars will contribute […]

ALS Legal Mandarin Class

Thursday, October 20, 2016  |  5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Seminar Room 316, Furman Hall 245 Sullivan Street Asia Law Society’s Legal Mandarin Program is a well-established tradition and one of the few foreign language offerings perennially recognized on NYU Law’s official website. The […]

Election Protection

Dear Students, NYU School of Law is working with Election Protection<> to advance and defend the rights of eligible citizens to vote. Election Protection – led by the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law – is the nation’s largest […]

Confronting the Opioid Epidemic

On Thursday, October 20, the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, and the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration, will host “Confronting the Opioid Epidemic,” an educational forum at NYU School of Law, to discuss the crisis of opioid […]

Alumni Mentorship Program

The Office of Student Affairs has teamed up with the Office of Alumni Relations, BLAPA Law Alumni Association, Law Alumni Association to bring you the Alumni Mentorship Program! The program has been designed to provide students the ability to connect […]

Health Law Academic Panel

Tuesday, October 18, 2016  |  12:15 PM – 1:30 PM Seminar Room 318, Furman Hall 245 Sullivan Street Professor Anne Hassett, Professor Sylvia Law, and Professor Christopher Robertson will discuss careers and current events in health law. Discussion will include […]

Global Tax Conference: Divergent Country Views of Base Erosion and Profit Shifting

Friday, October 28, 2016  |  8:00 AM – 11:30 AM Smart Classroom 210, Vanderbilt Hall 40 Washington Square South Please join us on Friday, October 28th from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM in Vanderbilt Hall rooms 210 and 204 for […]

TODAY: Professional Toolkit Series: Going Up! Developing an Effective Elevator Pitch

  Monday, October 17 12:45-2:00 p.m. Furman Hall 310   Learn to introduce yourself to anyone in 15 seconds or less! In this session, students will develop an outline for their elevator pitch and put it to practice. Elevator pitches […]

English Language Discussion Groups

  The University hosts informal conversation groups for international graduate students interested in using their English conversational skills. These groups provide lively conversation in English and the opportunity to interact with graduate students from other Divisions of the University. Groups meet […]

Professional Toolkit Series: Networking through Email & Informational Interviews

  Monday, October 24, 2016 12:45 PM – 2:00 PM Furman Hall Room 210   How do you build a professional relationship (aka networking) over email? What do you do after meeting someone at a networking event? Do you follow […]

July 2017 Bar Exam

If you are planning on taking a bar exam in July 2017 be sure to familiarize yourself with the detailed requirements for your jurisdiction by checking the National Conference of Bar Examiner’s website: We strongly suggest you read the […]

Deadline to Drop a Seven-week Course Ending in October

As a reminder, please carefully note that if you are taking a seven-week course which ends in October, the deadline to drop that course is the last day the class meets. Once the class has ended, you will not be […]

Nov. 10: FOLCS Awards Night – Free screening of legal-related short films

Presented by the Forum on Law, Culture & Society ( Thursday, November 10th, 2016 / 6:30pm Time Warner Screening Room.   Join us for a screening of the finalist films of the FOLCS International Short Film Competition! The FOLCS Awards […]

Oct. 25: FOLCS Film Series: “Newtown” screening & discussion with filmmaker Maria Cuomo Cole, director Kim Snyder, and others

Presented by the Forum on Law, Culture & Society ( Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 at 7:00pm. NYU School of Law, Tishman Auditorium Senseless gun violence was at its most despicable on December 14, 2012 when 20 school children and six […]

Nov. 1: FOLCS Film Series: “Denial” clips & discussion with historian Deborah Lipstadt, attorney Floyd Abrams and WSJ columnist Bret Stephens

Presented by the Forum on Law, Culture & Society ( Tuesday, November 1st, 7:30pm. 92Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue. Is historical truth worth fighting about ? Historian Deborah Lipstadt was forced into an English courtroom to defend charges that she had […]

Nov. 2: FOLCS Film Series: “Welcome to New York” screening & discussion with attorney Ben Brafman, crime novelist Linda Fairstein, actor Ronald Guttman & NYT reporter William Rashbaum

Presented by the Forum on Law, Culture & Society ( Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016, 7:00pm. NYU School of Law, Tishman Auditorium. Welcome to New York: A controversial 2014 feature film closely based on the Dominique Strauss-Kahn affair and starring French […]

TODAY: Networking at Events & the Art of Conversation

  Monday, October 3 12:45-2:00 p.m. Furman Hall 212   Networking is a powerful tool for attorneys no matter where they practice. Networking can help you find a job, extend your business relationships, and generate new clients. In this installment, […]

You’re invited: Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forum Oct 6 and 7

On behalf of the Global Fellows Program and the Emile Noël Fellows Program, we cordially invite you to attend our Global/Emile Noël Fellows Forums to be held on Thursday, September 29, Friday, September 30, Thursday, October 6 and Friday, October […]