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Dean of Students

  • Resident Advisors

    September 20, 2022

    Ana Bordallo Shaw Hall – 1st floor She/her/hers Ana Bordallo is a 3L at Harvard Law School. Originally from Guam, Ana strives to…

  • Board of Student Advisers

    September 9, 2022

    The 2022-2023 BSA Executive Board Sudheer Poluru, President Zach Tauscher, Vice President of Ames Babs Tsao, Vice President of Advising Cristina

  • CAMHS Frequently Asked Questions

    August 19, 2022

    If you have questions regarding the Counseling and Mental Health Services offered to Harvard students, some of these answers might help point you in the…

  • Counseling and Mental Health

    August 19, 2022

    Counseling and Mental Health Services Counseling and Mental Health Services offers Harvard students comprehensive outpatient care for a wide variety of mental health concerns, such…

  • Exam Support

    August 17, 2022

    The Dean of Students office can provide support for a wide range of personal circumstances. Personal & Medical Emergencies If you have an emergent situation…

  • Student Representatives

    August 16, 2022

    Student Government HLS Student Government supports Student Organizations and focuses on fostering community, and enhancing inclusion, health, and wellness across the student body. In addition,…

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    Fall 2023 Checklist for Incoming 1L J.D. Students

    August 16, 2022

    Key Deadlines Check your HLS email account regularly for important information from HLS departments and community members. If you do not complete the required action…

  • Campus Life 101

    August 16, 2022

    Your life at Harvard Law School unfolds within a major research university, giving you access to a world-class campus: unparalleled libraries, acclaimed museums and theaters, enriching…

  • Orientation Schedules

    August 16, 2022

    HLS Housing Move-In Please note that 1L move-in for HLS Housing is August 17 or 21, 2023. More information about move-in for 1L J.D. students…

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    Wellness Events

    August 15, 2022

    Upcoming Events Take some time for you. PAWS for Wellness April 22, 2024
    10:00 am – 11:00 am Our favorite event is…

  • Athletics

    August 15, 2022

    Hemenway Gymnasium Hemenway Gymnasium, located on the law school campus, is home to cardio equipment, strength training equipment, multi-purpose room, basketball court, and squash courts.

  • 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.” Reflections…

  • HLS Student Roadmap

    August 15, 2022

    Your Next 3 Years 1L FALL TERM 1L August ORIENTATION DOSAffinity Org Meet & Greet Weekend CEEBAmicus Profiles Available CEEBFirst Class Celebration CEEB 1L September…

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    Class Recordings

    August 11, 2022

    HLS Class Recordings Timing & Process, AY 23-24 The Handbook of Academic Policies (HAP) sets out the approved reasons for which Harvard Law…

  • 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.

  • About the HLS Well-Being Working Group

    August 8, 2022

    Hello from the HLS Well-Being Working Group!  We are a team of students, faculty, and staff charged with focusing on four questions: How can we…

  • Student Services Offices

    August 8, 2022

    Dean of Students Office (DOS) What We Do We work with students and administrative offices to create a community in which all students can achieve…

  • 1L Year

    August 7, 2022

    Sections 1L Sections The 1L Section Initiative extends beyond traditional notions of curriculum, considering class size, providing students with feedback and appropriate advising, the proper…

  • LL.M. Graduation Checklist

    August 3, 2022

    Please note this page has not yet been updated for the Class of 2024. To-do items and deadlines will likely be similar to what is…

  • J.D. Graduation Checklist

    August 3, 2022

    To Receive Your Degree Confirm your diploma name and prior degree information Look for an email from the Registrar’s Office to confirm the name you…

  • Information for Graduates

    August 2, 2022

    This page will be updated as information becomes available, so visit early and often to keep yourself apprised of all things Commencement! Commencement 101 What…