Thank you for your interest in joining Minnesota Law Review. The next petition period for all University of Minnesota Law School journals will open in May of 2017. See below for important dates in the process:
  • All Journal Reception: Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 4:00 – 6:00 PM, Spannaus Commons
  • Disability Accommodations Request Deadline: April 9, 2017 – E-mail or call 612-626-1333.
  • Petition 101 Info Session: Thursday, April 13, 2017, 12:15 – 1:15 PM, Room 25
  • Bluebooking Breakout Sessions: April 19th, 20th, 21st, 24th, 2017, 12:15 – 1:15 PM, Room 45 (see 1L Calendar)
  • Petition Preparation and Strategy Session: Tuesday, April 25,2017, 4:00 – 6:00 PM, Rooms 40 and 50
  • WLSA Bluebooking Session: Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 12:15 – 1:15 PM, Room 45
  • Petition Period: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 4:30 PM – Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 4:30 PM – IMPORTANT: Students may pick up the petition after 4:30PM on May 9th (during the times that the office is open which will be posted prior to the period), and will have either two weeks from the pick-up date to submit the completed comment and Bluebook exercise or until May 30 at 4:30 PM, whichever is earlier.
  • Offers Extended: The week of June 26, 2017.

For additional information on each specific journal at the University of Minnesota Law School, please view our 2017 Journal Information Packet.

Please check this web page in the future for further updates on the petitioning process. For questions, please contact

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