Preparing for Law School – Suggested Reading List

Posted on April 12, 2021

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 5, 2021

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 $3,366. It could stay the same, but is also might increase […]

Student Visa Document (I-20) Length of Duration

Posted on March 29, 2021

Those of you coming on student visas (F-1) may notice that your OSU-issued I-20s have a 24-month validity (instead of the one academic year length of the program). This does not mean that our program is a two year program. The Master of Laws (LLM) is a 9-month program (one academic year). However, because we […]

Housing Guide Available

Posted on March 22, 2021

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 […]

The Moritz College of Law Calendar

Posted on March 15, 2021

Please bookmark the link to the Moritz College of Law academic calendar. The Academic Calendar for Fall 2021 should be published in the following weeks. 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 […]

New York Skills Competency and Professional Values Bar Admission Requirements

Posted on March 8, 2021

Throughout the admission process, many of you indicated an interest in taking the New York Bar exam. We wanted to provide you with more details about the newest changes from the NY Court of Appeals in terms of LLM graduates being able to get licensed in New York. Starting in fall 2018, any LLM student […]

Seat Deposit: How and When to Pay it

Posted on March 1, 2021

Many of you have asked about the timing and method for submitting your deposit to join the LLM Class this year. 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 […]