Announcement of New Dean

Campus Notification

Detroit Mercy Law continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation.  Visit our COVID-19 webpage  

Detroit Mercy Law has created a COVID-19 Law Student Emergency Fund to provide financial support to law students who are facing unforeseeable COVID-19 related financial hardship.  Click here to make your contribution. 

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Upcoming Virtual Events

For the most up to date event schedule, please visit our events page.

Baccalaureate: Thursday, May 13 at 5:00 p.m. ET
Commencement: Friday, May 14 at 12:00 p.m. ET
Hooding Ceremony: Friday, May 14 at 4:00 p.m. ET
Watch the 2021 Hooding Ceremony

US
JD Dean's Reception for Admitted Students

Tuesday, May 18 from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. ET, via Zoom

This event is exclusively for US JD admitted students by invitation only.  As more information becomes available, we will share it with you here. 
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Dual JD Dean's Reception for Admitted Students

Thursday, May 27 from 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. ET, via Zoom

This event is exclusively for Dual JD admitted students by invitation only.  As more information becomes available, we will share it with you here.
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News

May 13, 2021

Incoming Dean Jefferson Exum discusses dedication to anti-racism and equity

Incoming Dean Jelani Jefferson Exum spoke about her dedication to advancing anti-racism and equity in her new role as Dean of Detroit Mercy Law on Detroit Today.

May 12, 2021

1L Featured in the Legal News

Chanel Taylor, 1L, was featured in the Legal News.

May 11, 2021

2L Featured in the Legal News

Aya Beydoun, 2L, was featured in the Legal News.