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Registration for the Law School’s 2017 Summer Session will be available on-line through the My Hofstra Portal (Hofstra Online Information System). Registration begins at 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

You can also register for the Summer Session in person by coming into the Office of Academic Records and Registrar (located in Room 207, Memorial Hall) and filling out a registration form.

On-line registration ends at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 and after that date students will no longer be able to add/drop courses without being charged.

If you want to register for one of the intensive experiential courses after Tuesday, May 30, 2017, please visit the Office of Academic Records and Registrar and you can fill out a registration form.

Please note: The Intensive Experiential courses have separate add/drop and withdrawal policies (with deadlines). You will not be able to drop any intensive experiential courses using the on-line system. The intensive experiential courses are listed on page 10 along with their respective withdrawal deadlines.

Our off-campus summer program, the International and Comparative Law Program in Pisa, Italy has its own application/registration process.

Transfer and visiting students can register by filling out a nonmatriculant application (PDF) and submitting it to the Office of Enrollment Management, lawadmissions@hofstra.edu, 516-463-5916.

Billing Information

All courses are charged at the per-credit rate of $1,965.00 (except for the Summer Externship course, which is charged at the per-credit rate of $982.50).

The University’s Office of the Bursar/Student Accounts is located in Memorial Hall, on the 2nd floor. The office phone number is (516) 463-8000.

Maximum Credit Load

Full-time law students may not register for more than eight (8) credits in Summer Session I. Part-time law students may not register for more than six (6) credits in Summer Session I. There is no maximum credit load for full-time or part-time students who enroll in Summer Session III courses.

Please note that in order to qualify for federal student loans, students must be registered for a minimum of five credits in Summer Sessions I and III combined. The Law School does not offer any courses during Summer Session II.