Field Study Application

Please note:  This form is for Texas A&M School of Law students applying for a Law School Field Study course.

► Learn more about the 2020 Field Study courses.

Application Deadline extended:  ​December 31, 2019


• Please review all the prerequisites, requirements, and tuition & fees information listed on the application form prior to hitting the "Submit" button.

• Minimum GPA requirement to enroll: 2.75

*Fields with an asterisk are required
*Select Field Study: (may check more than one)

Part I.  General Information
Part II.  Academic Information

Part III.  Personal Statement & Resume

*Please write (or attach) a statement of ​150 - 200 words on why you are interested in enrolling in this course. Please include any prior study or work experience outside of the U.S.
Upload personal statement: (.doc or .pdf)
(Upload statement only if you did NOT fill in the "personal statement" text block above.)

*Please upload your resume: (.doc or .pdf)
Part IV.  Additional Requirements and Prerequisite Information

Minimum GPA requirement to enroll: 2.75

Course registration finalized after mid-January

Participation in this program requires a passport. If you do not currently have a passport or your passport has less than 1 year validity at the time of your trip, you must show proof of application for a new passport.

May Field Course Credit:

  • 3 credits total: Students will complete the Field Study Preparation for 0.5 credits as a Spring 20​20 course with the Field Trip ​completed in May and the Field Study Debrief and Reflection Exercises completed during the Fall semester 2020 for an additional 2.5 credits.

Tuition and Field Study Course Fees for 2020:

  • Spring 2020: Tuition for 0.5 credit
  • Fall 2020: Tuition for 2.5 credits
  • Separate field course fee: $2,500-$3,500 to cover airfare, lodging, meals, and other related program expenses. Will be assessed after the start of the Fall semester.
  • Tuition will be assessed at the same rate as for all other law school courses.

Payment Information:

  • When registering and accepted into the course, you will be billed automatically. (You will be responsible for the course fee even if you fail to complete the course.)


I understand and agree that:

  • Once I accept a place in the course, I am responsible for the non-refundable field course fee. Tuition will be assessed at the same rate as for all other law school courses.

  • The field study portion of this class will take place according to the course-specific information sheet. The attendance rules of the law school will apply and there will be no “excused” absences from other courses in which I am enrolled.

  • I am required to attend all classes at the law school and in the course location in order to earn credit.
Entering your name in the block below indicates you understand and agree to the above.

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