Summer Domestic Program

Valparaiso Law 2014 Summer Study Program

This program runs from May 19 through July 9, with exams going through July 15.  The maximum number of hours you can take is 7 cr. hrs.  No classes are scheduled for holidays.

The deadline to drop or add a course is Wednesday, May 21.  The deadline to withdraw from a course with a W is Wednesday, June 11.  Failure to drop or withdraw from courses results in full payment for the course.

Tuition is $1,102.00 per credit hour for lecture courses and $880.00 per credit hour for courses with no classroom component.  Tuition payment is due at the Business Office before classes begin.

Go to DataVU to register for summer classes. Contact Linda Canada (219-465-7889) if you have any problems or questions.

Course offerings include: (See Law School Bulletin for course descriptions)

Law 210-A  Evidence
(2L requirement)
3 cr. – Professor David Vandercoy
T-W-R 9:00-11:00 a.m.
Classroom 155 Pelzer

Law 220-A  Legal Profession
(2L requirement)
2 cr. – Professor David Cleveland
T-R 2:40-4:20 p.m.
Classroom 155 Pelzer

Law 230AA-A  Legal Writing II
(2L requirement) (Enrollment limited to 22)
1 cr. – Professor David Cleveland
T-R 12:30-1:20 p.m.
Classroom 155 Pelzer

Law 239-A Trusts & Estates
(2L requirement)
3 cr. – Professor JoEllen Lind
M-W 2:45-5:15 p.m.
Classroom 155 Pelzer

Law 243-A  Advanced Legal Research
(Enrollment limited to 12)
3 cr. – Professor Michael Bushbaum
T-R 8:30-11:00 a.m.
Library Room 18

Law 245-A  Pretrial Skills
(Enrollment limited to 14)
3 cr. - Professor Derrick Carter
T-R 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Heritage Hall Room 117

Law 437-A  Intellectual Property (only meets through June 19)
3 cr. – Professor Curt Cichowski
M-W-R 9:30-12:05 p.m. (15 minute break)
Classroom 158 Ulbricht

Law 467-A  Criminal Procedure: Investigation
3 cr. – Professor Del Wright
M-W 12:00-2:30 p.m.
Classroom 155 Pelzer

Law 477-A  Technology in Law
(Enrollment limited to 15)
3 cr. – Professors Emily Janoski-Haehlen & Jesse Bowman
T-R 2:30-5:00 p.m.
Heritage Hall Room 217

Law 652-A  Trial Practice I
(Enrollment limited to 12)
3 cr. – Professor David Welter
T-R 5:00-7:40 p.m.
Room 148 Stride Courtroom

Law 490 Independent Reading and Research
1, 2 or 3 cr. – Faculty
Offered with individual faculty approval (See Registrar’s web page for form)

Externships: Externships have limited enrollment. Not all externships may be available during the summer. Student externs are expected to work no less than 135 hours for 3 cr. (at least 45 hrs. per cr.) Graded on an S/U basis. Externship guidelines are available from Lisa Cannon, 465-7816, and registration forms are available online.