Dean of Students Office


The Dean of Students Office is here to assist you with all matters related to student life at HLS. Additionally, we are here to support you with academic concerns, and any personal issues. Below are some of the main services and resources we provide.

HLS Resources for Students

Advising and Mentoring at HLS

Advising and Mentoring at HLS

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  1. Aug

    CANCELLED – Walk-ins with Catherine Pattanayak

  2. Aug

    Walk-ins with Alexa Shabecoff

  3. Aug

    Walk-ins with Joan Ruttenberg

Administrative Updates



Fall 1L reading groups sign-up information coming soon

August 21, 2019

1Ls will receive information about the fall 1L reading groups program and how to sign-up for a 1L reading group in Helios during Orientation.

2L Job Search E-Advising Series: Early Deadlines UPDATES

August 16, 2019

Although the vast majority of public interest employers will not begin to consider applications for 2L summer internships until the fall, we wanted to alert you to a few earlier deadlines we are currently aware of.

Bidding Now Open for the Massachusetts Law School Consortium Government and Public Interest Interview Program

August 15, 2019

The fall Government and Public Interest Job Interview Program will be taking place at Suffolk Law School on September 26 & 27. You may review and “bid” on (meaning, apply to) participating employers through the Consortium’s Symplicity CSM. Bidding closes on August 29th at noon. The list of participating employers changes, so continue to access the Consortium’s Symplicity CSM for updates on the participating employers and important announcements.

Free Speech for People – Fall 2019 Independent Clinical Placement – Apply Today!

August 6, 2019

Free Speech for People (FSFP) is looking for legal interns to join them at their Newton, MA branch during the fall 2019 semester.  Remote work arrangements are available.

FSFP works to renew our democracy and our United States Constitution for we the people. Founded on the day of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United ruling, Free Speech For […]

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