The Academic Plan process allows students in the spring of their first year to design a second and third year that meets their personal and professional goals. On the Academic Plan, students indicate their plans and preferences in regards to:
While you are not locked into the Academic Plan you complete as a 1L, the process helps you control your academic career and prepare for your future as a lawyer.
Academic Planning Events and Deadlines
The Academic Plan process includes the following annual events and deadlines.
|Date||Events & Deadlines|
|Oct. 2||Continuing Orientation Program: Planning Your Law School Career -- The Basics|
|Nov. 13||Continuing Orientation Program: Academic Opportunities|
|Feb. 5||Continuing Orientation Program: Academic Planning for 2L and 3L Years|
|Feb. 5 - March 8||Seek academic advising from faculty and J.D. professional staff|
|March 8||Academic Plan Deadline
|March 9 - April 16||
Feedback on academic plans from J.D. professional staff