Summer Session 2024

May 28 — August 1

Registration Opens February 22 at 8:00AM

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 - First Day of Law School Summer Session
Wednesday, June 19, 2024 - University Closed (Juneteenth), No Classes
Thursday, July 4, 2024 - University Closed, No Classes
Thursday, August 1, 2024 - Last Day of Law School Summer Session

Access the registration system on MyU for Law 7628 Judicial Field Placement. For all other field placements and independent research opportunities, follow the links provided below for registration information. An application must be submitted after consultation with the faculty supervisor. 

Non-UMN students are not eligible to enroll for Summer 2024. 

Registration for Non-Law students is limited to LAW 5908 Independent Research and Writing.

Summer Course Offerings

Reference the Law School Course Guide for the most current offerings.

Maximum course load: eight (8) credits

  • Law 7624* Corporate Externship Field Placement
  • Law 7621* Immigration Law Field Placement
  • Law 7622* Human Rights Law Field Placement
  • Law 7628* Judicial Field Placement
    • Enroll through MyU
  • Law 7626* Law Firm Field Placement
  • Law 7629*/5629* Patent Field Placement
  • Law 7623* Public Interest Field Placement
  • Law 7607*/7609* Independent Field Placement
    • Only if a Topical Field Placement 762X not available
  • Law 7606*/7608*/5908** Independent Research and Writing

*For University of Minnesota law students only.
** For University of Minnesota graduate and undergraduate students only.

Summer 2024 Refund and Drop/Add Dates   

Cost Estimates for Summer Session

Tuition per credit hour*$1,944$2,337
Collegiate, student services, health insurance, and other fees*

Visit OneStop To See All Fees

For UMN law students, the use of scholarship funds for summer is discussed on page three of the scholarship policy

*Subject to Regents’ approval. Fees are subject to change without notice.