Schedule a Visit to the University of Georgia School of Law

Spring 2018 tours and class visits will end Friday, April 20. Spring Break is the week of March 12, tours that week will be given by a member of the Office of Admissions and there will be no class visits. Summer 2018 tours will be offered on a limited basis.

If you have any questions please contact Jessica Boston at 706-542-5165 or jboston@uga.edu.

Tours typically take about 30 minutes, depending on group size and questions. Tour times are chosen to allow a smooth transition from a class visit to tour.
No weekend visits available.
*Please note in the comment section if you would like to attend more than one class.

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Civil Procedure
This course covers the lifecycle of a lawsuit in federal court, including the scope and nature of the federal courts’ constitutional and statutory authority to decide cases.  Topics include statutory and constitutional constraints on judicial power to render an enforceable judgment against a defendant, subject-matter jurisdiction, venue, pleading, joinder, discovery, summary judgment, trial and post-trial motions, and the preclusive effect of final judgments.  The course also touches on choice of law, separation of powers, federalism, forum shopping, and the interpretation of Rules, statutes, and constitutional text.

Constitutional Law
This course addresses the meaning and impact of the Constitution of the United States, particularly with regard to the subjects of federalism, separation of powers, the judicial function and due process of law.

PropertyThis course addresses the recognition, development, and regulation of rights in real property and personal property, including the nature and function of possession and title, shared ownership, private and public rights, and transfers of property.

 

The University of Georgia School of Law is committed to providing reasonable access and accommodations for people with disabilities upon request. For assistance, please contact Alex Sklut at asklut@uga.edu or 706-542-5167 at least three business days prior to your visit.