The Summer Legal Institute in London


Thank you for your interest in Boston University's Summer Legal Institute in London. We are now accepting applications for Summer 2014.


1. We recommend that you Apply Online. Alternatively, you may complete and submit a paper application.

2. If you are a current student, send an official copy of your law school transcript, together with a certified English translation, to BU Law.

3. Provide proof of English language proficiency.

4. Submit the non-refundable application fee of $60.

The Application Deadline for Summer 2014 is June 1, 2014.
Applications received after this date are reviewed on a space available basis. Because enrollment is limited, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.


Application Schedule,
Timetable for Payments
Due Dates
Applications due with $60 fee June 1, 2014
Confirmation of attendance and payment of tuition in full July 2014*
*Exact date will be announced in early Spring 2014




Payment Information

Online applicants may pay the $60 application fee by credit card only. Other applicants may pay the application fee by money order or check drawn on a US bank, made payable to Boston University; or by wire transfer.

Payment of tuition may be made by Visa, MasterCard or Discover, in the form of a money order or check drawn on a US bank, made payable to Boston University; or by wire transfer. Information about payments by credit card can be found at

For wire transfers, please direct funds in U.S. dollars for tuition and the application fee to:

Citizens Bank
1 Citizens Drive
Riverside, RI 02915
Account Number: 110780-805-4
ABA: 011500120
Swift Code for International Wires: CTZIUS33

Include the student's name and program (BU Summer Legal Institute) and BU ID number on the wire transfer and fax the bank receipt specifying the transferred dollar amount to Boston University Student Accounting Services at +1 617.353.3313 and to the BU Law Office of Graduate and International Programs at +1 617.358.2720.

Additional Program Information

Boston University reserves the right to cancel the program in the event of compelling circumstances, including insufficient enrollment. If Boston University cancels the program, all monies paid will be returned to the applicant. Any changes in course offerings or other significant aspects of the program will be communicated promptly to all participants.

Admitted students will receive pre-arrival information directly from BU's London Center, including scheduling and housing information. Students should call the U.K. consulate in their home countries to inquire about the possible need for a visa.

Student who give written notice to the director of their intention to withdraw from the Summer Legal Institute will be entitled to receive a 50 percent refund of tuition paid if the director receives written notice on or before July 1, 2013.

Contact Information

All applications, payments, and inquiries about program content or admissions should be directed to:

John N. Riccardi
Director, BU Summer Legal Institute
Boston University School of Law
Office of Graduate and International Programs
765 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 1534
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: 617.353.5323
Fax: 617.358.2720

Inquiries about housing and pre-departure information should be directed to:

Summer Legal Institute
Program Coordinator
Boston University London Programmes
43 Harrington Gardens
London SW7 4JU, England

London Eye
A View of London