Student Affairs


The Office of Student Affairs is committed to promoting a greater quality of life at New York University School of Law. We are the front door to the Law School, committed to empowering and developing balanced individuals. Click here to learn more.



Orientation 2014

We are excited to have you join our community!  We see your orientation as an introduction to your classmates, faculty and other members of the law school family.

Learn more by clicking here.


Convocation 2014

Check out the Post Reception photos from The Booth here! Look for NYU Law School Convocation Reception in the galleries list.
Password: 2014Grad

Check out more photos of the Convocation Ceremony on the NYU Law Facebook page here and Commencement at Yankee Stadium here.

Watch a great slideshow of the event by Island Photography here.

Barristers' Ball 2014

Check out the photos from Barristers' Ball on the NYU Law Facebook page here.

Yoga with Dean Fama

Schedule coming soon for Fall 2014 semester, check back soon!

Your Professional Pathway: What's Your Plan?

Check out the videos of faculty and alumni speaking about how to map your academic and professional path from our Pathway event!

Law & Business
Civil Litigation
Criminal Practice
Global Legal Practice
Intellectual Property & Information Law

Feedback and Suggestions

Introducing the new Feedback and Suggestions online system! In response to student requests, we have created a quick and easy way to provide the administration with direct feedback and suggestions. Have a question, comment, or concern about your experience here at the Law School? Please let us know! Upon submitting your comment, you will receive an email confirming it has been delivered. The system is now LIVE, and can be found here:

NYU Wellness Exchange

The Wellness Exchange is your key to accessing the University's extensive health and mental health resources. You can call a private hotline (212-443-9999), available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, where a professional will help you to address day-to-day challenges as well as other health-related concerns.

The hotline is also available if you just need to talk or want to call about a friend.


Exam Information

Information on how to take
Law Exams from the Milbank
Click here to watch the video!

Information on study skills
and outlining:
Click here to watch!


Law School Convocation:
Thursday, May 22, 2013
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

University Commencement:
Wednesday, May 21, 2013
Students arrive 9:15 a.m.
Ceremony from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Finding Balance

Visit us at the Office of Student Affairs
or check out the services from
NYU’s Student Health Center.


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  Current NYU Law students are invited to participate in the first Dean of Students’ lunch of the year on Friday, October 16 from 12:30-2:00 p.m. in Furman Hall, Room 318.  The Dean of... more

Please be advised that VH Kushner Lounge will have limited access on Wednesday, October 7 in preparation for a private event that evening. Study spaces will be unavailable between 4:00 – 11:00 p.m.,... more

Please be advised that VH Kushner Lounge will have limited access on Monday, October 5 in preparation for a private event that evening. Study spaces will be unavailable between 4:00 – 10:00 p.m., but... more

Please be advised that VH Kushner Lounge will be closed on Thursday, October 22 in preparation for Moot Court. Study spaces will be unavailable, but students with lockers and/or refrigerator items... more

The Office of Student Affairs offers a tutoring program for students who are struggling academically, or who have missed a substantial amount of class time due to illness or other personal problems.... more