Student Life

NYLSnow_roofdeck_9-4-13Welcome 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 (5th Floor, 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.


Tuesday, March 21.  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.  Events Center.  The Office of Clinical and Experiential Learning Open House.  Come learn about clinics, externships and workshops, project-based learning courses, simulation courses, upper-level writing electives, competition teams, coordinated course programs, and academic centers.

Thursday, March 23.  5:00 -7:00 p.m. Faculty & Staff Commons. Women’s “Herstory” Month – 100 days of the new administration.  Sponsored by the NYLS Student Organizations.

Thursday, March 23. 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. W401.  MEFLA Panel Discussion on Entertainment Law “Fair Use”.

Saturday, March 25. 12:15 – 2:00 p.m.  W120.  BLSA will host a Brief Oral Arguments Workshop.

Saturday, March 25.  10:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.  Johnny Utahs (25 West 51st Street).  Domestic Violence Project (DVP) Annual Fundraiser “Love Doesn’t Hurt”.  $45.00 per person (tickets will be sold at the door).  Food and all beverages included in ticket price.   Proceeds go to the victims of domestic violence.

Tuesday, March 28. The ABA Law Student Division is recognizing this day as National Mental Health Day at law schools across the country. You are encouraged to wear green in honor of this important day! Mental health is a key part of your overall health. Please refer to the OneStop Student Newsletter for NYLS activities.

Tuesday, March 28. 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. W320.  BLSA Corporate Law Panel Discussion.

Thursday, March 30.  11:00 a.m. – 5:50 p.m.  Events Center (2nd floor, E building). The Sport Law Society will host the 8th Annual NYLS Sports Law Symposium.  The Keynote speaker will be Kori Davis Porter, Vice President, Content and Business Operations, National Basketball Association.

Friday, March 31. 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. NYLS Rooftop Terrace & Lounge (5th floor, E building). The Student Bar Association invites all students to attend Lex Nocte – a semi-formal event on followed by an after party at The Attic (251 West 48th Street) beginning at 8:00 p.m.


The Office of Student Life is located on the 5th floor of the E building. We want to hear from you! Stop by anytime!

Shani Darby, Senior Director for Student Life
Sally Harding, Assistant Dean for Student Life
Cheryl Shields, Administrative Assistant for Student Life