Important Reminders

Posted on June 22, 2018

Please sign up for the Mentoring and More Program @ Moritz. This program provides all students with the opportunity to network and meet American attorneys. You can read more and sign up online at Please note that the deadline to apply is August 3rd. If you have not met with your local U.S. consulate/embassy […]

Information About Textbooks

Posted on June 8, 2018

As you plan for your courses with Assistant Dean Fernandez, you will need to think about buying books.  Professors post the book(s) for their classes on the registrar’s page.  Under the “2018-2019 Academic Year,” use the links “Fall Book List” and “Spring Book List”.  Not all professors have put their books on the list yet, […]

Preparing for Course Registration and Orientation

Posted on May 15, 2018

It’s only May, but it’s never too soon to begin thinking about your LL.M. courses! You will find the most complete and updated course listings under under Fall 2018 Course List and Spring 2019 Course List. Please note that the course descriptions are on the LL.M. Guide to the Moritz Curriculum, under Section II. Please […]

Documents Needed NOW for New York Bar Exam

Posted on May 4, 2018

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 April 26, 2018

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 starts on […]

Preparing for Law School – Suggested Reading List

Posted on April 19, 2018

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 […]

Student Health Insurance & Vaccination Information

Posted on April 12, 2018

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 $2,994. It could stay the same, but is also might increase […]

Housing Guide Available

Posted on April 5, 2018

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 30, 2018

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 24th until August 10th in Drinko Hall. Incoming LL.M students are able to enter the U.S. with their I-20s thirty (30) days before the […]

Seat Deposit: How and When to Pay it

Posted on March 16, 2018

Many of you have asked about the timing and method for submitting your deposit to join the Class of 2019. If you have any questions about the financial review process, feel free to contact the Graduate and Professional Admissions office at (614)292-9444 or Here is how the process works… Step One: Activate your Ohio […]