Campus Notification

Detroit Mercy Law continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation. Visit our COVID-19 webpage 

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Detroit Mercy Law has created a COVID-19 Law Student Emergency Fund to provide financial support to law students who are facing unforeseeable COVID-19 related financial hardship. Click here to make your contribution. 

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Dean Search 

We are searching for the next dean of University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. Visit our Dean Search webpage. 

Statements from the Community

Please read the following statements issued by members of our community about our commitment to fighting for social justice. 


Upcoming Virtual Events

All in-person events are currently suspended until further notice. Information about upcoming virtual events will be provided as it becomes available.

Post-Inauguration Town Hall
Friday, January 22, Noon to 1:00 p.m. ET, via Zoom

Virtual Law Review Symposium
Friday, March 5, 2021, via Zoom (MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON)

2021 Law Review Symposium: Pandemic: From Disparity to Equity.

3rd Annual Dewitt C. Holbrook Social Justice Lecture
Monday, March 22, 5:00 p.m. ET, via Zoom
Thanks to a grant from the Dewitt C. Holbrook Memorial Trust, Detroit Mercy Law hosts the Dewitt C. Holbrook Lecture Series on Social Justice. This lecture series provides prominent leaders in the legal profession a forum to address issues on law and policy related to social justice.


Alumna Appointed to Board of Trustees of Grand Valley State University

Alumna Mikyia Aaron '15 was recently appointed to the the Grand Valley State University Board of Trusteees by Gov. Whitmer.

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Detroit Mercy Law Hosts Virtual Open House

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law hosted its first virtual open house on January 8, 2021.

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2L Featured in the Legal News

Danielle Anderson, 2L, was featured in the Legal News. 

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