"William & Mary Summer Programs Application"
William & Mary Law School Semester Abroad Exchange/International Study Application Deadline for Fall 2011 Semester – February 21, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. Turn in to Dean Rosenberg Please submit a resume and an unofficial transcript with this application. Name: _________________________________________ Preferred First Name: __________________ SS#: ____________________________ Birth date:________________ W&M ID#:_________________ E-mail: ______________________________________ Phone:_______________________________________ School Address: _______________________________________________________________________________ Permanent Address:_____________________________________________________________________________ Permanent Phone:______________________________ Sex: M______ F______ GPA:_____________ Academic Standing: 2nd year law student Residency status? (circle one): In-State In-State (GrF) Out-of-State Program term: Fall 2011 Choose your program (# order of preference): Exchange Programs ____ Instituto de Empresa, Madrid, Spain ____ China University of Politics & Law, Beijing, China ____ Keio Law School, Tokyo, Japan ____ City University of Hong Kong ____ University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand ____ University of Luxembourg ____ University of Vienna, Austria ____ Tsinghua University, Beijing, China ____ student-arranged International Study to (name of university and location) _________________________ Student Essay Questions Please respond to the following on a separate sheet: What do you hope to gain or achieve by studying abroad, and how do you expect it to affect or enhance your professional goals? (max. 500 word response) Briefly describe any international experiences you have had (broadly defined to encompass any experiences that required you to interact with people from another culture, whether here or abroad), and how those experiences may have encouraged you to study abroad. William & Mary Law School * PO Box 8795 * Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795 Professor Rosenberg * Phone: (757) 221-3840 * Email: email@example.com 07/2009 Degree Requirements: Please indicate what degree requirements, other than required credit hours, you still need to meet in your third year. Please note that you may NOT satisfy the major writing requirement abroad. ______________________________ Student Conduct: Have you been in violation of the student code of conduct while in college or law school? No_____ Yes_____ (If yes, please explain.) Are you currently on academic probation? No_____ Yes______ I give permission to the Registrar to release my student conduct and academic records to the International Exchange Student Selection Committee. Signature:______________________________________________________ Date:______________________ Submit application with the following (incomplete applications will not be accepted): 1. Unofficial copy of your academic transcript 2. Resume 3. Essay question responses Criteria for Selection Ability to adapt to a foreign educational experience, and thrive during that experience. Significance of a foreign legal educational experience to the student’s long-term educational and professional goals. Satisfactory law school academic performance, generally considered to be a CGPA of 3.0 or higher. Ability to be a good representative/ambassador for the Law School. Overall quality of application package. Selection committee will consist of a number of faculty and administrative staff members. Selection to be made by March 1st. Selected students will arrange a meeting with Professor Rosenberg to discuss course selection. William & Mary Law School * PO Box 8795 * Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795 Professor Rosenberg * Phone: (757) 221-3840 * Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 07/2009