Setting Up Your OSU Username; Computing at Moritz

Posted on July 10, 2014

HOW IT WORKS The university has a single system for keeping your email and password secure.  You have one identity and one OSU email account; these work for every department at the university, and also for your wireless access, once on campus.  The main website for managing your account information and password is Usernames […]

Documents Needed NOW for New York Bar Exam

Posted on July 10, 2014

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. Official Transcript(s).  You will need an official transcript issued directly from every law school attended […]

Academic Calendar

Posted on July 10, 2014

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… Please note the distinction between “offices […]


Posted on July 10, 2014

Please read the utilities info guide, to learn how utilities (heating, cooling, cable/internet) work in the United States.

Transportation and Parking

Posted on July 10, 2014

Though Columbus does have a public transportation system, you should be aware that it is not quite as comprehensive as you may be sued to, especially if you come from a big city.  Most students will not opt to buy a car, but will rather travel by bus or on foot.  OSU students may ride […]

LLM Student Handbook

Posted on July 10, 2014

The LLM student handbook 2014 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!

Purchasing Textbooks

Posted on June 17, 2014

As you plan for your courses with Laura Fernandez, you will need to think about buying books.  Professors post the book(s) for their classes on the registrar’s page.  Under the “2014-2015 Academic Year,” use the links “Autumn book list” and “Spring book list.”  Not all professors have put their books on the list yet, so […]

Pre-Departure Orientations

Posted on June 17, 2014

You know, of course, that we will have orientation for new students when you arrive at Moritz, August 18-22.  But were you aware that there is also orientation information available BEFORE you leave your home country?  EducationUSA, the U.S. Department of State bureau which works to foster mutual understanding through educational exchange with other countries, […]

Course Registration Information

Posted on June 17, 2014

Attached is the “LLM Guide to the Moritz Curriculum.”  This guide was designed to: Highlight the subject areas available Describe courses offered at Moritz Explain the course registration process Offer tools for making your course selection The guide is long, but please read it thoroughly.  As explained in Section I, you are required to create a worksheet with a […]

Vaccinations Needed for Orientation

Posted on May 7, 2014

In general, orientation for the LL.M. program includes a scheduled visit to the Wilce Student Health Center, where students will have a brief health screening with a staff nurse, and also have a test to see if they are active for TB or tuberculosis .  After two days, students receive notice about their TB status. This year, […]

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