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Upcoming Events

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

Admitted Students Reception, Dual JD
Thursday, May 26 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. EST via Zoom
Build your network and meet your future Dual JD classmates and colleagues. Most members of the incoming class will be there, as well as professors, current students, and alumni. This event is by invite only and exclusively for students admitted to Dual JD program and their guests.
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Jump Start
Thursday, June 16, 2022 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. EST via ZOOM
Admitted Students in both the US JD program and Dual JD Program are invited to the first in the Detroit Mercy Law Jump Start Series. Jump Start your legal education with tips from one of our professors, get to know your classmates, and have a chance to ask any questions you may have. Stephanie Winbigler, Director of Admissions, will be there to talk about I-20s for international students, Megan Glinski, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, will be there to answer any questions about funding your legal education, and Grace Henning, Director of Admissions and Communications, and Barbara Stockwell-Buslepp, Admissions and Recruitment Specialist, will be there to answer anything else.

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News

May 26, 2022

Detroit Mercy Law student awarded Kimberly M. Cahill Leadership Memorial Scholarship from Macomb County Bar Association

University of Detroit Mercy Law student Tina Toma was recently awarded the Kimberly M. Cahill Leadership Memorial Scholarship from the Macomb County Bar Association.

May 24, 2022

Professor Stephen Wilks Receives the James T. Barnes Sr. Memorial Faculty Scholar Award

Professor Stephen Wilks is the 2022 recipient of the James T. Barnes Sr. Memorial Faculty Scholar Award. Each year, a full-time faculty member is chosen to receive this award based on scholarship, teaching excellence, and public service.

May 20, 2022

Canadian & American Dual JD graduate Jennifer Fahrenholt awarded scholarship from Women Lawyers Association of Michigan

Jennifer Fahrenholt Dual '22 was recently awarded the John Dalton and Mary Lou Peacock Scholarship by the Women Lawyers Association of Michigan Wayne Region.