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Law School Elective Courses

In addition to law school required courses, you may select from nearly 150 electives. We encourage you to explore these law school electives and experiment as you familiarize yourself with different areas of the law.

Four electives in law school are especially good basic preparation for practice:

Our list of law electives also includes seminars on a variety of topics, including these recent offerings:

In the last year of law school you may choose to do independent legal research.  This involves a tutorial arrangement with a professor in the field and a directed legal research and writing project.