2016-2017 LLM Student Handbook

Posted on May 26, 2016

The LLM 2016-2017 Student Handbook has been developed to give you a comprehensive (but hopefully not overlong) overview of all that Ohio State’s campus has to offer, along with tips for acculturation, safety, housing, and getting involved once you reach Columbus.  Please read this before coming to orientation—it will be worth your time!


Reminder about the American Law & Language Program

Posted on May 24, 2016

Remember to register for the Moritz’ American Law and Language Program (ALLP). This program is highly recommended for ALL incoming LLM students. It allows you to hone legal and English skills, get acquainted with campus and Columbus, and get an insider’s perspective on the coursework ahead. The cost of the program is $2,100. The program […]


Reminder: Curriculum Guide & Course Enrollment Planning

Posted on May 20, 2016

Course enrollment for Seat Deposited Admitted Students will begin in June. In order to prepare for enrollment and the required pre-enrollment advising session, each student must review and complete the preliminary tasks that are outlined in the 2016 LL.M. Guide to the Moritz Curriculum. The course registration process laid out in detail in Section One, […]


Documents Needed NOW for New York Bar Exam

Posted on May 16, 2016

If you are planning to take the New York bar exam after graduation, you need to start preparing.  In order to avoid the rush—at a time when you will be very busy acclimating to your new college and home—work on these documents NOW and bring them with you in sealed envelopes when you come to the […]


The Moritz College of Law Calendar

Posted on May 4, 2016

Please bookmark the link to the Moritz College of Law academic calendar. It’s important to note that it differs from The Ohio State University calendar; you should always refer to the college calendar for exam dates and dates when the college will be closed. A few notes about the calendar… The LL.M. orientation actually starts […]


Preparing for Law School – Suggested Reading List

Posted on April 19, 2016

Many students wonder how they can prepare for the law school courses they will be taking at The Moritz College of Law. Every year, we provide a suggested reading list to all admitted students. Reading the material below is optional, but it will give you a good foundation as you prepare to begin your legal […]


Preparing for Course Registration and Orientation

Posted on April 15, 2016

It’s only April, but it’s never too soon to begin thinking about your LL.M. courses! Please visit Course Descriptions to view the upper-class offerings for the 2016-2017 school year.  Please browse and see what courses might match your interests and goals.  You may even wish to begin planning your schedule; here you can see the days […]


Student Health Insurance & Vaccination Information

Posted on April 8, 2016

Student Health Insurance All international students are automatically enrolled in the student health insurance, and it is required. It is possible, but very rare, that an international student is able to waive the health insurance. This year, the cost of the health insurance was $2,374. It could stay the same, but is also might increase […]


Housing Guide Available

Posted on March 31, 2016

Learn more about housing options for your LL.M. year, both on-campus and off-campus.  Our housing guide contains a detailed description of various Columbus neighborhoods, and offers websites for you to browse.  If you are interested in on-campus housing, you can and should apply now, even if you have not yet paid your deposit.   Read […]


The American Law & Language Program

Posted on March 24, 2016

The American Law and Language Program is a three-week non-credit, non-degree program for incoming Moritz LL.M. students to gain hands-on preparation for their master’s studies that will take place from July 26th until August 12th in Drinko Hall. Incoming LL.M students are able to enter the U.S. with their I-20s thirty (30) days before the […]


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