JCO: Check-list for JD 2021 Clerkship Applicants

The check-list for JD 2021 students who plan to apply for judicial clerkship positions in June 2020 is available from your CSM/Symplicity account. Click here to download a copy. Also, remember to complete the registration form under the “Clerkships” link […]

Mar. 2: Judicial Clerkship Diversity Panel & Reception

DATE:    Monday, March 2 TIME:     6:30-8:30 PM PLACE:  Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall RSVP:    Click here to sign up From 6:30-7:30 p.m. there will be a panel discussion with federal judges. The panel will include a discussion about the benefits […]

Mar. 9: SCOTUS Clerkship Applications Information Session

DATE:    Monday, March 9 TIME:     12:50-1:50 PLACE:  Furman Hall, Room 316 RSVP:    Click here to sign up If you are interested in applying for a Supreme Court clerkship, please attend this information session. If you cannot attend the information […]

Clinic Application and Matching System (CAMS) training

The Clinical Law Center hosts a CAMS training session for students applying to 2020-21 clinics and externships. Monday, March 9, 1:00-2:00 PM, VH 216.

Clinic Fair, March 6, 3-5PM

Students interested in applying to clinics and externships for the 2020-21 academic year are invited to attend our Clinic Fair, where they can meet with teachers and current students to get information and ask questions. Light refreshments will be served. […]

Mar. 6 Deadline: Ed Mendrzycki Essay Contest

Since 1998, the ABA’s Standing Committee on Lawyers’ Professional Liability has hosted an essay contest for law students and young lawyers encouraging scholarship and innovative research and writing in the area of legal malpractice law, professional liability insurance, and loss […]

Peer Tutoring Program: Invitation to Serve as a Tutor

If you are a 2L or 3L student who has excelled in a particular substantive area (i.e. received an A or A- in the course) and has a knack for teaching, we urge you to apply to tutor to a […]

Important Numbers for NYU Law Students

As we move into the spring semester, the Office of Student Affairs would like to take the opportunity to remind you of some important numbers you should have accessible in case of emergency. Many of these numbers also appear on […]

Peer Tutoring Program: Requesting a Tutor

The Office of Student Affairs offers a tutoring program for students who are struggling academically, or who have missed a substantial amount of class time due to illness or other personal problems. In considering whether to request a tutor, it […]

Goodwin 1L Diversity Fellowship

Goodwin’s 1L Diversity Fellowship application is now available. The fellowship will provide 1L students from underrepresented backgrounds with awards of $10,000 each to help cover expenses while working in a public interest law position during the summer following their 1L […]

JVS SoCal Scholarship now available

Jewish Vocational Services of Southern California will award $10,000 scholarships to Jewish students who are permanent residents of LA county and have financial need. The scholarship is applicable to students who meet these qualifications and are perusing studies in undergraduate […]

Islamic Scholarship Fund

The Islamic Scholarship is now accepting applications for their 2020-2021 scholarship. The scholarship will grant scholarships up to $10,000 to qualified students who are active members of the Muslim community. Please see their website for guidelines, application, and more information: […]

Morgan Lewis Diversity Scholarship

The Morgan Lewis Foundation Diversity Scholarship is currently accepting applications. The scholarship will grant one $20,000 scholarship to a 2L student enrolled at NYU School of Law. Please note that the February 24th deadline is fast approaching. Please see the […]

Bar Study Loans

Many of you may have started to research and apply for Bar Study Loans. The Office of Student Financial Services encourages you to visit our site for answers to some commonly asked questions regarding Bar Loans at: http://www.law.nyu.edu/financialaid/loansandlenders/otherloans Please note […]

Mar. 9: Deadline for the Mitchell Jacobson Leadership Program 1L Application

The Jacobson Leadership Program in Law & Business is accepting applications to the program from 1L students. The Jacobson Leadership Program in Law & Business is designed for students who aspire to a non-traditional career path that requires intensive training […]

Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law: Summer 2020 Law Student Fellowship Program

The Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law engages in research, public education, advocacy, and litigation to advance its mission of shaping how people understand, diagnose, and address issues of race and inequality. We are seeking applications from 1L, 2L, and LLM […]

PILC Drop-in Hours for the Week of February 24

For career planning questions that can be answered in 15 minutes or less, the Public Interest Law Center (PILC) offers drop-in counseling during the following days and times this week: Monday, 3:00 to 4:00 pm Tuesday, 2:00 to 3:00 pm […]

Hot Jobs For Graduating 3Ls

PILC compiles a list of “hot” post-graduate jobs and fellowships on this page. Please note: The opportunities listed represent just some of the fellowships and other entry-level positions available to graduating 3Ls.  For a comprehensive job search, students should also regularly […]

Abby Lyn Gillette Fellowship

The Abby Lyn Gillette Fellowship within the Birnbaum Women’s Leadership Network supports one rising 2L or 3L student spending their summer focused on promoting or improving women’s rights. The Gillette Fellowship was established in honor of the late Abby Lyn […]

Goodwin 1L Diversity Fellowship

The Goodwin 1L Diversity Fellowship provides first-year law students from underrepresented backgrounds with awards of $10,000 each, to help cover expenses while working in a public interest law position during the summer after their first year of law school. Selection […]

Feb. 24: 2020 LLM Public Interest Fellowship Application Deadline

Current NYU Law LLM students are invited to apply for the LLM Public Interest Fellowship.  Two Fellows will be selected to do 12 weeks of work at a host organization.  Each Fellow will be provided with a stipend of $7000.  […]

Feb. 25: Pro Bono Scholars Program Externship Info Session

Come learn about NYU Law School’s expanded externship program in conjunction with the New York State Pro Bono Scholars Program (PBSP). The PBSP is a unique program through which graduating law students have the option to spend their final semester […]

Feb. 25: Tenants’ Rights Movement: Career Opportunities in a Changing Legal Landscape

After New York City adopted the right to counsel for low-income tenants in eviction cases in 2017, the demand for public interest attorneys and litigators at nonprofit legal services organizations has increased dramatically. Join us for a brownbag discussion on what […]

Feb. 26: Public Service Benefit

The NYU School of Law Public Interest Law Center, the Law Alumni Association (LAA), and the Law Alumni of Color Association (LACA) invite you to the Public Service Benefit honoring NYU Law’s commitment to supporting public interest students and public service work. Join us for this celebratory and […]

Feb. 28: Public Interest Careers in Technology Panel

Interested in a career in public interest law and technology? Join PILC and the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Technology for a panel discussion with alumni and others to learn more about this varied and important field. Our panel will […]

Mar. 2: NYU Public Interest Fellowships Application Deadline

The Public Interest Law Center (PILC) is excited to announce the expansion of its PUBLIC INTEREST FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAM. Previously, PILC has awarded one Public Interest Project Fellowship each year to a graduating 3L. This year, PILC will award multiple fellowships, […]

Mar. 10: Project Fellowship Info Session

Interested in working at a non-profit organization after graduation? If so, project fellowships could be right for you. Come learn the nuts and bolts of applying for post-graduate public interest project fellowships (such as Equal Justice Works, Skadden, and Justice Catalyst). All […]

Drop-in Hours for JDs and LLMs

Drop-in appointments may be conducted in person or by phone. You may call the front desk at (212) 998-6090 beginning at 9:30 a.m. to reserve a spot for that day’s drops. JD: Mondays: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 – […]

OPT – Your Mailing Address

When applying for OPT, use an address that will accept your mail continuously from March through September. Law School residence halls will not hold mail for you after you’ve checked out of your apartment. Also, mail from the US government […]

US Tax – Required Reporting to Authorities

All international students and scholars are required to report to the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) each year – even if they did not work during the prior year. You will not necessarily need to pay taxes, but reporting to […]