Haryo Nugroho

A perfect combination of academic and non-academic life — that is the essential point I would like to make about my experience in UVA’s LL.M. program.

Highly qualified faculty members, supported by a wide collection of legal resources, are exactly what UVA Law provides. In the classroom, not only are LL.M. students mixed with J.D. students, but the low number of students per class in the upper-level courses provides a more effective learning process because students can be involved more in discussion with the professor and classmates.

The program does not just concentrate on how to add value to your legal knowledge, but also on providing you with non-academic activities that can support your academic performance. Through the Peer Advisor Program, the LL.M. students are involved in a number of UVA Law community activities, including softball and learning about different aspects of American culture. More

Visiting Scholar Program

Each year, the University of Virginia School of Law accepts a few proven legal scholars as visiting scholars. Given the difficulty of choosing among a large number of qualified applicants, we typically limit invitations to full-time academics currently affiliated with a university who have a special need for our library resources in order to complete a well-defined research project.

Under our program, visiting scholars have access to the Law School's library facilities, to the legal research services WestLaw and Lexis, and to the resident faculty. Scholars may also informally audit up to two Law School courses each semester, provided there is room in the desired courses after degree students have completed registration. Please note that our visiting scholars pay a research tuition fee. For 2015-16, this fee will be $3,850 per semester or part thereof.

Those interested in being considered for participation in the program should send their curriculum vitae, proposed dates of residence, and an outline of their proposed research program to:

Chair of the Graduate Studies Committee
c/o Graduate Studies Office
University of Virginia School of Law
580 Massie Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903-1738
Phone: (434) 924-3154
Fax: (434) 982-6682

Applications for the Visiting Scholars Program must be received by March 1 for the following academic year or part thereof. Invitations are usually made in April or May.

University of Virginia School of Law
580 Massie Road
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903-1738

Telephone: (434) 924-3154
Fax: (434) 982-6682
e-mail: gradadmitlaw@virginia.edu

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