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Admissions Blog

Welcome to the admissions blog for the University of Florida Levin College of Law. Our regularly scheduled live “Chat with Us” function will resume soon. Until then, you can still submit a question to our admissions professionals using the chat box below, or you can contact Delphine, Ian or Beth directly. We are always more than happy to answer your questions!

Admissions Blog

Annual Picnic Celebrating Diversity Gives Opportunity for Networking

UF Law alum and Senior U.S. District Court Judge Paul C. Huck (JD 65) and his wife Donna Huck hosted dozens of UF Law students and alumni during the 13th annual Minority Mentoring Picnic held Feb. 4 in South Florida. The annual picnic, which is presented by the Kozyak Minority Mentoring Foundation, brings together law […]

Dean Rosenbury Shares Her List: What Every Young Lawyer Should Know

We talk a lot on this blog about what it takes to get into law school. This week, we’re looking at the bigger picture, what character traits does it take to make it in the legal profession? Dean Laura A. Rosenbury shares her list of the “top five” things every lawyer needs to know and […]

A Gathering of the Gator Nation

  Have one (or more) UF degrees? We cordially invite you to a special event on Wednesday, Feb. 22! Our second annual UF Law Admissions Double Gator event will take place in the Martin H. Levin Advocacy Center from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. During the event, you will engage in a mock class and […]

What makes the new dean of admissions smile

Here at UF Law, we recently welcomed Delphine Byrd as our new assistant dean of admissions. Delphine joined the UF Law family in September, bringing with her nearly 20 years of experience in admissions at the University of Michigan, working in both undergraduate and law school admissions offices. We asked Delphine about herself and the […]

Enrollment in Semester in Practice Program on the Rise

More than 30 UF Law students are engaging in sophisticated legal work around the nation while earning academic credit this spring.  The Semester in Practice program is in its second year and has more than tripled enrollment since the inaugural program was launched last spring. Students enrolled in the spring 2017 semester can now participate […]

UF Law Admissions Hits the Road in 2017

Our admissions team is kicking off 2017 by traveling to meet with prospective students. Delphine Byrd, assistant dean for admissions, will make her first stop in NYC, where she will attend the New York City Bar Association’s Networking Fair at the LSAT/Law School Prep Series. Check out the schedule below to find out when our […]

Professor Nunn shares inspiring words at UF Law Fall Commencement

UF Law Professor Kenneth Nunn delivered the fall 2016 commencement address on Thursday, Dec. 15, providing J.D. and LL.M. graduates with valuable insights on the rule of law.   Greetings, To the family and friends of the graduates, I know you are most proud of your graduate, and you should be. To my colleagues, thank […]

UF Law Earns Military Friendly Designation

UF Law has been included on Victory Media’s 2017 list of “Military Friendly Schools,” a listing of institutions with proven opportunities for veterans. Victory Media – publisher of magazines G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse – based its annual list on public data sources for more than 8,800 schools nationwide, input from student veterans […]

City Year Alumni Can Qualify For Scholarships and More

UF Law is a new member of City Year’s university partnerships program, allowing City Year AmeriCorps members, alumni and staff who apply to any partner graduate programs the opportunity to take advantage of various perks. These benefits vary per school, but at UF include application fee waivers, one-year deferral and scholarships of at least 25 […]

UF Launches New Wellness Website

UF Law is committed to the health, welfare and success of all its students. We want each and every individual in our community to have all the tools necessary to succeed. With physical and mental health in mind, UF Law has launched a Wellness website to aggregate resources and opportunities at UF and throughout Gainesville […]

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