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Congratulations on your acceptance to the   Important Dates
                      University of Houston Law Center! A UH Law
                      Center education will teach you to think like a   March 25    Admitted Student Preview Day
                      lawyer, empower you to seek justice, and instill in
                      you the confidence to achieve your professional   April 1   Priority deadline for financial aid
                      goals. The supportive faculty and staff at the UH   April 14    Admitted Student Preview Day
                      Law Center will provide you with the tools to   April 15   Enrollment fee due (unless acceptance letter gives a later date) *
                      not only survive the law school experience, but
                      excel! You have the opportunity to begin your   June 1    Registration Commitment Form due (form sent via email in May) **
                      legal career in one of the most diverse cities in   July 1   Bacterial meningitis vaccination forms due(for students under 22)
                                                                                                                                   ***

                      the country, with the nation’s sixth largest legal
                      market. We hope this short guide will prepare you   July 20    Admitted Student Preview Day
                      for your entrance into law school and the legal   TBD    New Student Orientation (mandatory for all incoming students)
                      profession. Do not hesitate to reach out to the   August 21    First day of classes
                      Admissions Office if you have any questions or
                      concerns about starting law school or moving to   October 1   Declaration of Intent due for 1Ls who plan to take the Texas Bar Exam ****
                      Houston. We look forward to getting to know you
                      better over the next few months and sincerely   *     To save your seat in the incoming class, you will need to pay the $200 non-refundable enrollment fee by the date in your
                      hope the UH Law Center will become your home.  acceptance letter. The fee can be paid by credit card (MasterCard or Visa) at law.uh.edu/admissions/payments.
                                                            **     Around the end of May, we will email the Registration Commitment Form, which our office uses in lieu of a second payment.
                                                                Completion of this form shows your intent to enroll at the Law Center. You must return this form by the deadline in order to
                                                                retain your seat in the class and to allow the registrar’s office to register you for classes. Applicants who are accepted during
                                                                the summer will return the enrollment fee and Registration Commitment Form at the same time.
                      Pilar Mensah                          ***  For more information, visit law.uh.edu/admissions/admitted-students-imm.asp
                      Interim Assistant Dean for Admissions  ****  Information will be sent to entering students mid-summer. ble.state.tx.us

        Contact Information

        University of Houston             Interim Assistant Dean            Program Coordinator, J.D.         Career Development Office
        Law Center                        for Admissions                    and LL.M.                         713.743.2090
        4604 Calhoun Road                 Pilar Mensah                      Oscar Sevilla                     lawcareer@uh.edu
        Houston, TX 77204-6060            lpmensah@central.uh.edu           osevilla@central.uh.edu           law.uh.edu/career/
        law.uh.edu
                                          Associate Director of Admissions   Financial Aid Advisor            Interim Assistant Dean
        Dean                              Nathan Neely                      Laura Neal                        for Career Development
        Leonard M. Baynes                 naneely2@central.uh.edu           713.743.2269                      Tiffany Tucker
        713.743.2478                                                        lawfinaid@uh.edu                  tjtucke2@central.uh.edu
        lawdean@uh.edu                    Assistant Director of Admissions
                                          Liz Clearman ’04                  Associate Dean for Student Affairs
        Office of Admissions              eclearman@uh.edu                  Sondra Tennessee
        713.743.2280                                                        713.743.2182
        lawadmissions@uh.edu              Admissions Program Manager        srichard@central.uh.edu
        law.uh.edu/admissions/            Ray Morris
                                          remorri2@central.uh.edu
                                                                                                                       Data accurate as of printing – March 2017.
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