Study Law in New York

This Summer, May 30 - July 25

 Fees New York State Residents Non-Residents
 Base Tuition $595 per credit $975 per credit
 Materials Fee* $50 $50
 Technology Fee $62.50 $62.50
 Consolidated Fee $15 $15

Register by June 6

Courses Offered for 2017 Summer Session (Full-Time and Part-Time Program)*

  • Criminal Procedure
  • International Criminal Law
  • Health Care Advocate
  • Legal Writing
  • New York Landlord / Tenant Law
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Public Interest/Public Service in the Context of Immigration
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Torts
  • Trial Advocacy


SUMMER 2017 Course Schedule *Offerings vary from year to year.
Course Days Limits Credits Professor
TIL: Advanced Topics in Legal Writing M/W 20 3 Deo
Criminal Procedure M/W 45 3 Ziedman
Health Care Advocate T/TH (June Only and one Saturday, June 24th 10am-4pm) 25 2-3 Gentile, L
New York Landlord-Tenant Law M/W 25 3 Jackman Brown
Professional Responsibility T/TH 20 3 Siegel
TIL: Public Interest/Public Service in the Context of Immigration T 25 3 Neilson
Real Estate Transactions T/TH 25 3 Monroe
TIL:Introduction to International Criminal Law and Practice 
M/W 20 3 Gallagher/Spees
TIL: Trial Advocacy T/TH 20 3 Kamdang
1L PT Required
Legal Research (through June 22nd only) M/W 20 2 Cox, Gabriel,Sokkar-Harker
Torts T/TH 55 4 Yakren


Current CUNY School of Law Students

The Law School offers a summer session for continuing students in June and July. Students who enroll in summer session may decrease the pressure in their second year and allow more time for clinic in the third year.

The maximum number of credits that can be taken in the summer program is six. Most of the classes are held at the Law School two nights a week on Monday through Thursday evenings from 6:15 - 9:15 p.m.

Summer 2017 Current Student Course Packet <pdf>


Visiting Students

Visiting students from other ABA-approved law schools will be permitted to enroll in CUNY summer session courses. CUNY School of Law students have priority in registering for all summer courses, with visiting students registering on a first-come, first-served space-available basis.

To be eligible to register for summer courses, visiting students must:

  • be in good academic standing at an ABA-approved law school;
  • have permission from their "home" law school to take summer courses at CUNY School of Law;
  • submit all required documentation and pay all required tuition and fees by the estimated deadlines, and
  • submit proof of immunization and return Meningitis Response form (if registering for 6 or more credits).

Visiting Student Requirements:


Summer 2017 Session**

  New York State Residents Non-Residents
Base Tuition $595 per credit
$975 per credit
Materials Fee* $50
Technology Fee $62.50 per semester
Consolidated Fee $15 per semester

Financial Aid Information


*Tuition and fees set forth may be subject to change by the Board of Trustees of The City University of New York.

We look forward to greeting you at the CUNY School of Law this summer!

For Questions Contact:
Allie Robbins


CUNY School of Law
2 Court Square
Long Island City, NY 11101

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Our Summer Session 2017 is part of the City University of New York Summer in the City initiative.