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  • December 3
    I saw on the website that it is possible to add a laptop allowance onto our student loans. What do I need to do if I am interested in taking part in that option?
  • December 3
    Do you have to be invited to participate in the AEP? Or is it open to those who wish to apply for the Summer Institute?
  • December 3
    Is it possible to receive multiple certificates upon graduation (i.e. both business and environmental) or does the necessary coursework for each prevent this? And even if this is possible, in your opinion, would one be missing out on other important coursework or more beneficial experiences?
  • December 3
    I have a question regarding course curves. I read that the maximum average grade for first year courses is a 3.0. I am wondering whether you know what GPA will put a student in the top 50%? I am wondering because I have been offered a scholarship that requires maintenance of a 2.95 GPA. I don’t doubt my ability to achieve this, but I am wondering roughly what rank (in terms of percentage)to which this GPA would correspond.
  • December 3
    Excuse me for my ignorance, but I have just begun looking into externships. In which years are externships available? Are there certain public interest organizations with which the school prefers students to do externships? Are full fall/spring semester externships encouraged or common?
  • November 11
    I was wondering what a typical time schedule is like for a first year student. How early are classes, what are lunch breaks like, and when does class dismiss? Do we have any choices about time slots or are all schedules pre-fixed?
  • October 20
    Your message indicates that we’ll need MS Windows, but also that you love Macs. How do you feel about Linux?…
  • October 20
    I am curious about the timeline for applying for summer clerk positions - especially those in the Portland area. Does this start during the first semester? Also, for students who are interested in working in Portland law firms, what is the general (or most successful) employment track through the first two summers?
  • October 20
    I’m interested in the Certificate in Environmental and Natural Resources Law, and am wondering where most graduates with this certificate have ended up working in the past 5 years.
  • September 27
    I am planning on practicing law in Michigan upon graduation. Am I on my own when it comes to seeking employment and summer internship opportunities in Michigan? I am concerned that it will be difficult to find work after graduating from a school so far from where I wish to eventually practice. Any thoughts or examples of past students who have done this successfully?
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