Summer Session 2020

May 26 — July 30

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - First Day of Class
Friday, July 3, 2020 - University Closed, No Classes
Tuesday, July 30, 2020 - Last Day of Law School Summer Session

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 27, 2020, on a first-come, first-served basis. Access the registration system on MyU. Questions should be directed to the Registrar’s Office at

Summer Course Offerings as of 2/06/20

Any updates will be noted on this webpage.

Maximum course load: eight (8) credits

  • Law 6035* Corporate Externship
  • Law 6057* Judicial Externship
  • Law 5908**/7606*/7608 Independent Research and Writing
  • Law 7607*/7609* Independent Field Placement

​Please note that classes with insufficient enrollment are subject to cancellation.

Summer Course Schedule

Time/Day Course Professor Credits Room
Arranged Law 6035* Corporate Externship Buchholz 2 or 3 Arr
Arranged Law 6057* Judicial Externship TBD 2 or 3 Arr
Arranged Law 5908**/7606*/7608 Independent Research & Writing Arr 1 to 3 Arr
Arranged Law 7607*/7609* Independent Field Placement Arr 1 to 3 Arr

*For University of Minnesota law students only.
** For University of Minnesota graduate and undergraduate students only.

Cost Estimates for Summer Session

Tuition per credit hour* $1,821.00 resident
$2,190.00 non-resident
Student Services Fees** (UMN students only) and other fees Visit:
Collegiate 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. Summer scholarship funds are discussed on page three of the PDF iconscholarship policy.

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

Summer 2020 Refund and Drop/Add Dates

Contact Information

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Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-5000

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