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Summer Session 2015

May 26 — July 23

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - First Day of Class
Monday, July 20, 2015 - Last Day of Class
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - Study Day
Wednesday and Thursday, July 22-23, 2015 - Exams

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, March 9, 2015, on a first-come, first-served basis. Access the registration system on One Stop. Non-UMN law students should contact the Registrar's Office at lawreg@umn.edu for registration information.

Summer Course Offerings as of 2/24/15

Any updates will be noted on this webpage.

Maximum course load: eight (8) credits

  • Law 6035 Corporate Externship*
  • Law 6057 Judicial Externship*
  • Law 6219 Evidence
  • Law 6600 Professional Responsibility - General
  • Law 6618 Trial Practice
  • Law 6837 Sem: Contract Drafting

Click here for course descriptions. Please note that classes with insufficient enrollment are subject to cancellation.

Summer Course Schedule

Time/Day Course Professor Credits Room
Law 6035 Corporate Externship* Fisher 3 Arr
Arranged Law 6057 Judicial Externship* Chomsky and Paulsen 2 or 3 Arr
Law 6219 Evidence Shumaker 4 55
8:00am – 9:45am
Law 6600 Professional Responsibility-General Schultz 3 55
6:10pm – 9:10pm
Law 6618 Trial Practice
(Summer ONLY no Evidence prereq)
Simon 3 180
8:00am – 10:00am
(meets 6/2-7/20; no class 6/9 & 11)
Law 6837 Sem: Contract Drafting
(A second section may be added depending on demand. Use the wait list feature if course is closed.)
Alt 2 N202

*For University of Minnesota law students only

Cost Estimates for Summer Session

Tuition (resident and nonresident) per credit hour* $1,633.00
Student Services Fees** (UMN students only) and other fees Visit: http://cce.umn.edu/summer-term/tuition-and-fees
Technology Fee $180.00
A hospitalization insurance fee (for those UMN students who do not have other accident and sickness coverage).

NOTE: UMN law students interested in using their scholarship funds for summer tuition should contact the Admissions Office.

**Subject to Regents' approval. Fees are subject to change without notice.

Summer 2015 Refund and Drop/Add Dates

Days of Term Refund Percentage Change Grade Base Required to Cancel Required to Add
May 26 through May 29
100% No approval required
No approval required
No approval required
May 30 through June 1
50% No approval required
No approval required
Instructor approval required starting June 2
June 2 25% Last day to change grade base is June 2
Last day to drop a class without a "W" on transcript is June 2
Instructor approval required
June 3 through June 4
25% Not allowed No approval required; "W" on transcript
Instructor approval required
June 5 through July 5
No Refund Not allowed No approval required; "W" on transcript
Law School Registrar approval required
July 6 and after
No Refund Not allowed Law School Dean of Students approval required; "W" recorded on transcript
Law School Registrar approval required
Cost Estimates, Refund Info, and Drop/Add Dates are listed at the bottom of this page.

Summer Exam Schedule


Wednesday, July 22
8:30-11:30 a.m. - Professional Responsibility-General

Thursday, July 23
8:30-11:30 a.m. - Evidence

Exam variances are granted only per the standard policy.