Summer Session 2020

May 26 — August 6

New Courses Added 5/8/20!

Registration Opens Soon!

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - First Day of Law School Summer Session
Monday, June 8, 2020 - First Day of Remote Instruction
Friday, July 3, 2020 - University Closed, No Classes
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - Last Day of Remote Instruction
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - Study Day
Thursday & Friday, July 30 & 31, 2020 - Remote Final Exams
Tuesday, August 6, 2020 - Last Day of Law School Summer Session

Access the registration system on MyU. Non-UMN law students should contact the Registrar’s Office at lawreg@umn.edu for registration information.

Summer Course Offerings as of 5/12/20

Any updates will be noted on this webpage.
Maximum course load: eight (8) credits

  • Law 6035* Corporate Externship
  • Law 6057* Judicial Externship
  • Law 6104* Legal Writing II — JUST ADDED
  • Law 6219 Evidence — JUST ADDED
  • Law 6661 Professional Responsibility - General — JUST ADDED
  • Law 5908**/7606*/7608 Independent Research and Writing
  • Law 7607*/7609* Independent Field Placement
  • Law 7623 Public Interest Field Placement
  • Law 7629/5629 Patent 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 Sexton 2 or 3 Arr
Tuesdays
10:15-11:40am
Law 6104 Legal Writing II*
June 8 to July 28
Ryder 1 Remote
  Note: Law 6104 class sessions are held on June 9, 16, & 30, July 7, 14, & 28; students also have 2-3 individual meetings with the instructor.
Mon/Tues/Wed
4:30-6:00pm
+Asynchronous content
3hr 10min total
Law 6219 Evidence
June 8 to July 28; remote exam on July 31
Zamoff 3 Remote
Tues & Thurs
8:30-10:00am
+Asynchronous content
90 min weekly
Law 6661 Professional Responsibility - General
June 8 to July 28; remote exam on July 30
Lee 3 Remote
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
Arranged Law 7623 Public Interest Field Placement Sexton 1 to 3 Arr
Arranged Law 7629/5629 Patent Field Placement Turoski 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: http://cce.umn.edu/summer-term/tuition-and-fees
Collegiate Fee $180.00
A hospitalization insurance fee (for those UMN students who do not have other accident and sickness coverage).

NOTE: for UMN law students, the use of scholarship funds for summer is 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

Summer Remote Exam Schedule

Thursday, July 30
8:00-11:30 a.m.
LAW 6661 Professional Responsibility - General

Friday, July 31
8:00-11:00 a.m.
LAW 6219 Evidence

Exam variances are granted only per the standard policy.

Contact Information

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P: 612-625-5000

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