Deadline to Apply for Fall 2017 Graduation is Monday, May 1st

If you plan to complete your law degree at the conclusion of Summer 2017 or Fall 2017 a graduation application for degree candidacy is required. 

Submit your FREE graduation application NOW via My Akron.  Late applications require permission, so don’t delay.

The DEADLINE for law students to apply for Fall 2017 degree candidacy is Monday, May 1, 2017.  

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Assistant Dean Brian Fuller ( or Manager Liz Wascak (

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Something Lost…or Found?

The law school dean’s suite has a Lost and Found for items found in the law school.  Please inquire or leave found items at the front desk.

Unclaimed items are periodically forwarded on to UA’s main lost and found which is located at the UA police department (map). From there, items not claimed after 90 days may be donated to charity, destroyed or distributed for departmental use.


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Invitation to Akron Law Alumni & Class Reunion Dinner

You are cordially invited to attend the Akron Law Alumni Awards and Class Reunion Dinner

Friday, May 19, 2017 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Student Union

Be one of the first 15 students to RSVP to receive complementary registration!    Cost for dinner is $20/student.

Program Schedule:

5:30 p.m.             Reception (cash bar)

6:30 p.m.             Dinner and Program

8:30 p.m.             Program Concludes

Parking:  Complimentary valet parking will be available at the Student Union Carroll Street entrance.

To RSVP, please contact Michele Novachek (330-972-6363 or

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Twinsburg, Ohio – Law Clerk – IMMEDIATE NEED

Neil S. Rubin, Attorney at Law, LLC

AkronLawJobs No. 8273 Duties: Will work 9-12 hours per week. Beginning at $10/hr. with $2/hr. raise after two months with subsequent raises given upon showing of merit. Increased hours also possible. Substantive work as well as some administrative duties. You will be taught about being a sole practitioner (which is not taught in law school). Will most likely NOT be required to write memoranda of law but will perform some motion practice.  Responsibilities will grow as clerk gains experience. Would like to keep this person until they pass the bar and are admitted Qualifications:  1L, 2L. Must have good research skills, both case law and general web research. How to apply: E-mail your resume and writing sample to Neil S. Rubin at

Deadline: May 26, 2017

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Student Organization Transition Summit, Tuesday, April 25th

If you are interested in starting a New Student Organization or bringing back one of our dormant organizations such as:

  • Akron Criminal Justice Society
  • Akron Public Interest Law Society
  • Delta Theta Phi
  • Environmental Law Society
  • Health Law Society
  • J. Reuben Clark Law Society

Please join us at the Student Organization Transition Summit being held on Tuesday, April 25th from 5:15 – 6:15 p.m. in Room 160.  During this meeting we will discuss how to transition in new Officers as well as getting started with planning for the 2017-2018 academic year.

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