OCEL Application Information

An Office of Clinical & Experiential Learning (OCEL) Application is required for students interested in enrolling in any Clinic, Advocacy of Criminal Cases, Street Law . Students should log in to the NYLS Portal under Student Resources > Academics >Office of Clinical and Experiential Learning for more information and to view the OCEL Application Information Packet. The 2019-2020 OCEL Application Information Packet (which includes information about Office of Clinical and Experiential Learning courses, as well as information about the application and registration process) will be available on the Portal in March 2019. OCEL Applications open on March 26th at 4pm. We hope to have a clinical or experiential learning course that will help prepare you with the skills necessary to practice competently in your field of interest.


March 26 | 4:00 p.m. Events Center (W202) OCEL Open House
March 26 | 4:00 P.M.  

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OCEL Application Period Begins

Interview Period Begins (for select clinics)

April 9 | 12:00 P.M.  

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Deadline for student application submission, including completion of an interview if one is required.*
April 16 [apply on the Portal] Placements Posted

*Interview times are limited and fill up quickly, so we encourage you to apply early and interview early.

Students: Please log in to the NYLS Portal for more information and to apply online.
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