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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. (EST). LIVE STREAMED from Ss. Peter and Paul Jesuit Church

The Class of 2021 and their families and friends are invited to view the live streamed service with their fellow graduates and Detroit Mercy Law and Dental faculty and administration. The Baccalaureate Mass, celebrating the 2021 Law and Dental graduates, offers a moment of quiet reflection and thanksgiving for your educational journey at University of Detroit Mercy, and an opportunity to ask for God’s blessing as you begin your career. Members of all faiths and traditions are welcomed.

Father Gilbert Sunghera, SJ will be the celebrant and Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos, Assistant to the President for Mission Integration, will give the reflection. We look forward to your joining us for this celebration of the class of 2021.

Commencement

Friday, May 14 at 12:00 p.m. ET, Virtual

Detroit Mercy Law will honor the Class of 2021 with a virtual Commencement Ceremony. The video link will be posted on Detroit Mercy Law's website as well as the University's official Commencement page for viewing and sharing with family and friends.

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

April 16, 2021

1L Featured in the Legal News

Kenneth Nelson, 1L, was featured in the Legal News.

April 14, 2021

Three Detroit Mercy Law Students Awarded Scholarships from WLAM

Three Detroit Mercy Law students were awarded scholarships from the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Foundation.

April 13, 2021

Dual 1L Featured in the Legal News

Eugene Yeung, 1L in the Canadian & American Dual JD Program, was featured in the Legal News.