New Student Orientation

Welcome New Students
LL.M.  and JM Summer Orientation

Required Online Orientation Session

Congratulations on your acceptance to the graduate law department at the UA School of Law. Students may participate in our online orientation session in one of two ways. First, we offer two live sessions on Saturday, July 9 OR Saturday, August 6 (8:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. C.S.T.). Please use the drop down box below to register for one of these sessions. While we encourage live participation, if you are unable to attend orientation one of these dates you may also click the link below to participate in a guided pre-recorded session (available by TBA).

Click here to register for a live online orientation session.

Orientation Schedule

Acceptance Deposit/Photo

The deposit formalizes your acceptance into the program and will be applied to your first semester’s tuition. You may pay your $100 nonrefundable deposit in one of two ways:

1) by mailing a check to Tax LL.M.  or J.M. Admissions Office, The University of Alabama School of Law, Box 870382, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0382; or

2) by paying online with a credit card number through your mybama account (the same account you may have used to check the status of your application and that you will use to register for courses, pay tuition etc.)

»Click here if you need instructions on creating a mybama account.

»Click here for instructions on how to pay your deposit using your mybama account.

Also to formalize your acceptance into the program, email a picture of yourself to (if you have not already done so).

Facebook Page

Throughout the program, we encourage you to network with your classmates. You may use the newly revived Facebook Page below to post a message for other new students.

»Click here to access the LL.M. Facebook Page