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About the Madrid Summer Law Institute

URJCThe Madrid Summer Law Institute offers an introduction to European Union law and international law subjects related to the United States and Europe, with a focus on Spain.

There are a limited number of spaces in the program. Classes may fill up. Early applicants will receive priority in enrollment.

47 U.S. and 12 Spanish law students participated in the 2017 program, representing the following schools:

1David A. Clarke School of Law
1Florida A&M School of Law
1Lewis & Clark Law School
4Southwestern Law School
8Thurgood Marshall School of Law
1Trinity Law School
1University of Houston Law Center
1University of La Verne
27University of New Mexico
1University of Toledo
1Western State College of Law
12Universidad Rey Juan Carlos

Students are widely recruited for the Madrid Summer Law Institute. While most of the available spaces are reserved for law students, a small number of graduate students in other related disciplines and practicing lawyers may also be accepted into the program. All students must have a strong command of the English language to participate in the program.

Students need to arrange their own transportation to Madrid. The first scheduled event of the program is your first class and a mandatory orientation Wednesday, May 29, 2019. Any student who misses the orientation will be disenrolled from the program. The time and location of the orientation will be announced close to the start date of the program. Any student who misses the orientation will be disenrolled from the program.