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LLM Orientation - August 22-25, 2015

We are excited to have you join our community, and we’ll introduce you to it during the LLM Orientation. Orientation is an introduction to classmates, faculty, Deans, and other members of the Law School family. In addition, you'll learn about University and Law School opportunities and resources that will pave the way for a great experience here.

Orientation for the entire LLM class will take place August 22-25. Attendance on Monday, August 24 is required; activities on Saturday and Sunday, August 22-23, and on Tuesday, August 25 are highly recommended. Part-time, Executive, Certificate and MSL Tax students are welcome but not required to attend Orientation.

For a detailed schedule, please click here. An outline of planned activities is below.

2015 Orientation Schedule at a Glance (subject to change)

Saturday, August 22

Optional Activities


Sunday, August 23

11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Big Apple Brunch
Vanderbilt Hall

Monday, August 24

9:00-10:00 a.m.
& 1:00-2:00 p.m.

10:00-11:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

1:00-2:00 p.m.


2:30-3:30 p.m.

3:30-4:30 p.m.

3:30-6:00 p.m.

Check-In (for students who didn’t attend Summer Classes)
Furman Hall, Room 326

Welcome Remarks
Vanderbilt Hall, Tishman Auditorium

LLM Overview
Vanderbilt Hall, Tishman Auditorium

Newcomers Lunch (by invitation only - for
students who did not attend Summer Classes)
Vanderbilt Hall, Snow Dining Room

Specialization Meetings
Various classrooms

Specialization Receptions
Various rooms

Graduate Tax Program Advising & Reception
Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge

Tuesday, August 25

9:30-11:00 a.m.

9:00-10:30 a.m.


11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


12:30 -2:00 p.m.

Ready-to-Go Breakfast
Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge

Coffee with Tax Alumni
D’Agostino Hall, Lipton Hall

Optional Programs:
NY Bar Exam Info Session
Furman Hall, Room 326

JSD Application Procedure
Vanderbilt Hall, Room 202

Tax Lunch
(Full-Time Program)
Vanderbilt Hall, Greenberg Lounge

Wednesday, August 26
Classes begin!