UDM Law announces tuition freeze for 2015-16

UDM Law announces tuition freeze for 2015-16

  • UDM Board of Trustees approves tuition freeze for all current and incoming Law students
  • Press Release
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HANDS-ON LEARNING FROM DAY ONE

HANDS-ON LEARNING FROM DAY ONE

  • * A legal writing program that starts in the first year and continues through the upper level courses.
  • * A clinical program that entitles every student to the opportunity to represent a live client.
  • * A unique law firm program that allows students to engage in simulated cases and transactions in specific practice areas.

DEDICATED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE

DEDICATED TO SOCIAL JUSTICE

  • * Committed to developing lawyers who serve the public good
  • * Committed to serving the Detroit community
  • * Founded on Jesuit and Mercy principles of service and the success of each individual

Study Internationally

Study Internationally

  • * Dual degree program with the University of Windsor
  • * Extensive international law and comparative law courses
  • * Established relationship with Universite d"Auvergne in Clermont-Ferrand, France

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

EXPAND YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • * Downtown Detroit Location provides proximity to courts and employers
  • * Strong Alumni Network dedicated to supporting UDM graduates
  • * ability to pursue a concentration in Immigration Law

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Welcome & Meet Our Staff

A law school education at University of Detroit Mercy is an investment that pays rich rewards — for a lifetime!

Welcome to the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Financial Aid Office!  We strive to make your experience of financing your education as stress-free as possible.   Remember that we are here to help you focus on your classes by making your education affordable now and by giving you the knowledge to help you plan for a healthy financial future.

The information provided on this website explains the financial aid process, as well as available scholarships, work-study, and loans.  It is designed to answer frequently asked questions and provide helpful information.

If you don't find what you are looking for on this site, please contact us at 313-596-0213 or visit us in the UDM Law Student Service Center.   Student Service Center hours during the regular academic year are 8:30am to 6:30pm Monday thru Thursday and 8:30am to 5:00pm on Friday. A Financial Aid Officer is generally available during Student Service Center business hours.   Please feel free to call, e-mail or drop in to see us at your convenience. 

Contact Information

Denise Daniel Phone:  313-596-9417
Financial Aid Coordinator E-mail:   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Responsibilities:
  • Dual program and international students
  • Returning students with last names beginning with the letters H-Z
  • Financial Planning/Literacy/Exit Interviews/Problem resolution
Jamie Duell Phone:  313-596-9416
Financial Aid Officer E-mail:   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Responsibilities:
  • Incoming students  (first-year and transfers)
  • Returning students with last names beginning with the letters A-G
  • Student Employment Programs
Main Office Phone:  313-596-0213

 

Mailing Address/Fax Numbers 

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Financial Aid Office
651 E. Jefferson
Detroit, MI 48226

Fax:  (313) 596-0280

EVENTS


Baccalaureate Mass - UDM Law Campus

Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 5:00 pm

The Baccalaureate Mass for the Class of 2015 will take place on Thursday, May 7, at 5:00 p.m. at Saints Peter and Paul Jesuit Church immediately adjacent to the School of Law.  Rev. Joseph Daoust, S.J., will preside.  This Mass offers a moment of quiet reflection and thanksgiving for students' educational journey at UDM and an opportunity to ask for God's blessing as they begin their legal career.  Members of all faiths and traditions are welcomed and encouraged to attend.  

Graduates, faculty, and administrators should wear their academic regalia and gather by 4:30 p.m. in the first-floor hallway opposite the SBA office.  Graduates and guests may park in the Larned and Christ Church parking lots.


Commencement and Reception - University of Detroit Mercy

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Commencement proceedings for the School of Law's Class of 2015 will occur on Friday, May 8, at 6:00 p.m. in Calihan Hall on the McNichols Campus of the University of Detroit Mercy.  U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez is the Commencement speaker.  The jubilee class of 1965 will lead the procession.  A light reception will immediately follow the ceremony in the Fitness Center, which is a short walk from Calihan Hall.  Additional details may be found on the Commencement website.

UDM Press Release - School of Law Celebrates Commencement, May 8, 2015: U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez is Keynote Speaker


Campus Vistt by Cuba's Chief Ambassador to the United States - Atrium

Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 12:00 pm

José Ramón Cabañas Rodriguez is the Chief of Mission of the Cuban Interests Section, Embassy of Switzerland, in Washington, D.C.  He serves as Cuba's chief ambassador to the United States.  Dr. Rodriquez will visit the Detroit Mercy School of Law Campus on June 3, 2015.  The School of Law and the State Bar of Michigan will host a lunch reception with Dr. Rodriquez from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. in the atrium.  Invitations will be sent with the details as the date approaches.


June 18, 2015: Prospective Student Open House - UDM Law Campus

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Find out why men and women have been choosing UDM Law for over 100 years for their legal education.  Learn how UDM Law not only teaches you the law, but teaches you how to be a lawyer.  Through your education here, you will become a lawyer who makes a difference in your workplace and your community.  

Attendees will have the opportunity to tour the campus and speak with admissions representatives, faculty, and current students.  

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