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Dean of Students

  • Commencement

    August 15, 2022

    Commencement means “the culmination of a lot of work [from] so many generations,” “something we accomplished together,” “setting an example,” and “a new beginning.” Watch…

  • Academic & Personal Support

    August 10, 2022

    Personal & Medical Emergencies The Dean of Students Office assists students with academic accommodations or other support in the event of personal or medical emergencies.

  • Getting Around

    August 2, 2022

    The HLS campus is conveniently located and served by extensive public transportation. The University is proud that its financial support for a variety of transportation…

  • Commencement 2023

    August 2, 2022

    Students receive awards at Class Day Class Day May 24, 2023 The Class Day Program is a celebration of the achievements of the graduating class,…

  • DOS Student Support

    August 2, 2022

    The Dean of Students Office is your primary advocate and resource for navigating life at Harvard Law School. We’re here to help every step of…

  • Overview of Bar Admission

    August 2, 2022

    Admission to the bar is conducted through the Board of Bar Examiners of the state in which you are applying. While the admission process may…

  • Dean of Students

    July 26, 2022

    Administrative Updates Visit Administrative Updates (AdUp) to find your next great opportunity at HLS!  Navigating HLS Harvard Law School is…

  • Meet the DOS Staff

    July 22, 2022

    Our Team Stephen L. Ball Assistant Dean and Dean of Students | 617-495-1880 Stephen L. Ball is the head of the Dean…