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Information for Admitted Students

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Congratulations on your admission to UC Irvine School of Law! This is a tremendous accomplishment and we sincerely hope that you will be joining us this coming Fall. As you consider various law schools that fit your needs, read about what makes us special.

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We understand that choosing the right law school is an important and complex decision. We have included links on the navigation menu of this page to give you an introduction to our law school. If you have a question that is not answered on our website, please do not hesitate to reach out to a member of the Admissions and Student Financial Services team.

Law Student Checklists

These checklists have been developed for students as a calendar guide to assist you as you start your law school career at UC Irvine.

Important Dates and Deadlines

February 1, 2020 Priority Filing Date for FAFSA Application 
March 1, 2020 Online Housing Application Available
As Assigned
Deadline to Submit Statement of Intent to Register (SIR)
May 1, 2020 Deadline to Apply for Guaranteed Housing. It is crucial to submit your SIR at least 48 hours before the housing application deadline to allow time for Housing to recieve your SIR record.
July 31, 2020 • Guaranteed Housing Community Offers will be sent
• Priority Filing Date for Online Statement of Legal Residence (SLR)
August 11-14, 2020 Mandatory New Student Orientation
August 13, 2020 Deadline to Pay Fall Tuition and Fees without Late Fees
August 17, 2020 First Day of Instruction
August 2020 Deadline to Submit Official Transcript Showing Conferral of Bachelor's Degree
September 20, 2020 
Deadline to Complete UC TB Test/Vaccination Mandate. Students who fail to comply will have an academic hold placed on their record and will not be able to register for classes the following (Spring) semester.