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Discover Detroit Mercy Law Day
Friday, October 13, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. in-person, Detroit Mercy Law
You will have the opportunity to take a mock law class and hear from members of our admissions office about the different programs offered and tips for the application in addition to taking a tour of the building and meeting current students. Check in will open at 12:30 p.m. Questions can be directed to
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Rita Samir Soka '22 hosted a private fundraiser at her home in support of the Detroit Mercy Law Power of One program on September 14. The program helps graduates pass the bar exam on their first attempt by providing key preparation benchmarks and financial support. With over 100 graduates sitting for a U.S. bar exam each year, the program requires significant annual funding.
Each year, Detroit Mercy Law conducts an anonymous demographic survey at the 1L orientation to learn more about the entering class and how students self-identify. This year’s 95 percent response rate provided comprehensive additional information about the wide range of backgrounds represented in the class.
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law welcomed 14 Fellows and Scholars to the incoming class of 2023.