Online Orientation

LL.M. and JM Online Orientation

Click here for a Welcome from the Law School (Pre-recorded)

Alan Durham, Vice Dean and Judge Robert S. Vance Professor of Law, School of Law

Click here to access the classroom where the sessions below will be conducted.

Welcome to the Program / Introductions (8:30 to 9:45 am)
What to Expect In and Outside the Classroom
Policies / Procedures / Technology

• Introduce yourself
• Networking
• Accessing course materials
• Creating a community
• Blackboard Collaborate and Blackboard Learn
• Video streams and audio podcasts
• Exams
Daniel C. Powell, Associate Dean, Graduate Law Programs, School of Law


Break /Acceptance of Policies and Procedures (9:45 to 10:00 am)

Please click the link below to read the LL.M. Student Handbook.

Click here to access the Student Handbook.

Affirm that you have read the handbook and participated in the online orientation by clicking the verification link below and sending the email which will contain the following text. Please add your name to the bottom of the email before sending it.

By transmittal of this email I am verifying that I have participated in the University of Alabama School of Law’s online (live or pre-recorded) LL.M. Orientation. I also acknowledge that I have watched videos or participated in live sessions on administrative policies and procedures and that I have read the LL.M. Student Handbook.

Click here to send the verification email.

Administrative Issues (10:00 to 11:00 am)
• Program policies and procedures
• myBama, registration, confirming class schedule, books
• Financial aid
Jonna Williams, Program Manager, Graduate Law Programs, UA School of Law