College of Law Full Year 1999-2000 by DePaul University

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student applies requires an official transcript to verify the jd the student must order the transcript from the university student records office http the college of law cannot order official transcripts because release of the transcripts requires the student’s written consent § 17.2 character and fitness disclosures the illinois board of admissions to the bar requires that the dean of the law school certify that each student sitting for the bar has earned the jd degree as part of that certification the dean must answer the following questions 1 2 3 4 do your records or other information show anything adverse concerning the applicant’s honesty integrity or general conduct was the applicant ever involved in a disciplinary inquiry or proceeding while in attendance if so explain are you aware of any matter or matters reflecting adversely upon the applicant’s reputation and character please state any facts not covered by the foregoing questions unfavorable to the applicant which you think the committee should know in connection with its duty to determine whether the applicant is worthy of the highest trust and confidence most other states require similar certificates to be completed by the dean before students may take the bar exam students are advised that they have a duty to supplement their law school files if any adverse criminal civil administrative or financial events occurred before or during law school if any discrepancy exists between information disclosed on the original law school application and the bar application the student may be asked to meet with bar admission staff or the board of law admissions adverse information not disclosed may result in the denial of a license to practice law students who do not fully disclose adverse information when they apply to depaul university college of law must do so at the earliest opportunity if not they may be cited for a violation of the college of law honor code penalties including letters of reprimand suspension or expulsion may be imposed for failure to make full or complete disclosure xviii vincent g rinn law library § 18.1 history and mission the depaul university college of law library is located on the 5th floor of the lewis center at 25 e jackson blvd in october of 1998 the law library was dedicated to the memory of vincent g rinn a member of the college of law’s class of 1931 the primary mission of the rinn law library is to serve the research and study needs of the depaul university community § 18.2 access and hours as a participant in the federal depository library program depaul’s rinn law library is open to the public anyone entering the library must either swipe their depaul id for access or ring the bell present a photo id and sign in at the circulation desk law library hours 42