Application

Submit your application by March 31, 2014.  Completed early applications have the best chance of securing a spot in the program, securing the first choice of course and securing the best housing options.

Acceptance to the program is based on rolling admissions.  The program will accept up to 45 students from U.S. law schools.

Criteria for Admission

  • Student must have completed one year of full or part time study from a U.S. law school;
  • Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.0;
  • Student is academically capable of studying in an intense and condensed study abroad environment and that the student is considered a "good citizen" at his home institution. In other words, the student demonstrates the ability to adapt to new environments, is civil, and is flexible and works well with others.
  • Student must demonstrate an academic interest in studying in Madrid.
  • Student is required to provide a faculty reference who will endorse the student to the program. 

Contact Individuals & Application Materials

Students should complete the application form with accompanying materials listed on the form and send them by

Mail to: Julie McClure
Study-Abroad Program
Seattle University School of Law
901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall
Seattle, WA 98122

Email to: mcclurej@seattleu.edu - Julie McClure

Fax to:  206.398.4036; Attention:  Julie McClure

Email the completed application form and accompanying materials to Julie McClure at mcclurej@seattleu.edu. Your e-mail should have "Madrid Summer Application" as its subject line. If you e-mail your application, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within 24 hours of your submission, you should assume that your application was not received.  The deposit check is a required part of the application materials.  Please mail it to the address provided.

Upon acceptance to the program, participants are required to submit all summer-abroad forms to Julie McClure by Friday, April 18, 2014.

Law students from Spain, or Europe, in general, are welcome to apply to the program. Please contact Professor Teresa Rodriguez de las Heras Ballell, director of the Madrid Program in UCIIIM, at teresa.rodriguezdelasheras@uc3m.es.

 This program is accredited by the American Bar Association.

 

 

Elaine Lee ’14 showing two thumbs up during a site visit to Dirección General de Protección Civil y Emergencias where she played the victim of an earthquake simulation. This photo was taken post rescue by one of the rescue dogs.