Student Life

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Welcome to the Student Page.  We’ve created quick links to help you find information, but you can use the “Ask Student Life” box or visit the Office of Student Life on the 5  Floor of E building anytime Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., and on Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.  We’re here to help!

And don’t forget to check out our One Stop Weekly Email Newsletter. Delivered to students via email each Friday, One Stop features information about upcoming Student Organization events, other NYLS events, reminders of important dates and deadlines, and Law School news.

Campus Events

Monday, April 21

 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Event Center (2nd floor).  A special Civic Service Forum with Dean Crowell who will present an overview of City government to young and mid-level government and civic professionals, followed by a Q&A.

Wednesday, April 23

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Event Center (2nd floor). Unemployment Action Center Annual Fundraising Dinner.  All students are invited.

6:30 p.m.  Auditorium.  All students are invited to attend a special screening of Le Refuge, an award-winning short film comedy (22 minutes)Dean Crowell will introduce the filmmaker, Elliot Thomson, and conduct a Q&A session after the screening. This special NYLS-only screening coincides with the Tribeca Film Festival.  A reception will follow the screening and Q&A.

Thursday, April 24

6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Event Center (2nd floor).  Join us at the Annual Public Interest Celebration and Auction for a lively evening of fun, food and surprises hosted by our own celebrity auctioneers, Professors Doni Gewirtzman and Kris Franklin.    All proceeds directly support the NYLS Public Interest Summer Fellowship Program, helping students performing important summer public interest work.

Friday, April 25

6:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Event Center, 2nd floor. Annual NYLS Spring Banquet hosted by APALSA, LALSA, MLSA, OUTLAWS, and SALSA.  The price of admissions includes a buffet dinner of delicious ethnic foods, dancing, wine, and countless networking opportunities.   Semi-formal event. Tickets are $15 for students and $20 for guests.  Click here to purchase tickets.