Albany Law School is a small, intimate environment. Students who visit
the campus for the first time often feel this immediately. The close-knit
quality makes it easy for students to connect with and support each
There are countless opportunities to connect with dozens of groups.
Students get involved in one or several student organizations on
While several groups are
designed to give students a hard-earned break from the intensity of their
academics, many groups are focused on law—like the Black Law Students
Association or the Animal Rights Movement. These organizations host events
throughout the year, such as guest speakers, conferences, symposia and informal
sessions on a range of legal topics. These groups can change from year to year
and students often create new groups based on their own interests.
Many students participate in one or more of the programs below:
The Student Journals
Moot Court Competitions
Pro Bono Projects