Are you a full-time student? Do you work during the day? Are you a parent? Are you active duty?  The Department of Legal Studies program is designed to work with any schedule by offering a variety of online, mixed-mode, and face-to-face courses . You can even complete your entire degree online!

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The Department of Legal Studies at the University of Central Florida provides excellence in teaching, research and service related to the law and legal community. Dedicated to its students, the faculty delivers outstanding instruction at the undergraduate level, incorporating learning, service and inquiry. By actively developing meaningful partnerships, it provides exemplary service to the university and the broader professional and academic community.

Upcoming Events

July 17

Collect Link Loot by watching the nationally ranked Mock Trial Team take on a case involving harassing and threatening text messages.

Mid-September 2018 

Do you want to intern in Tallahassee at the Capitol Building? Do you want to earn credit and have housing costs covered? This competitive internship program will open doors for your future as well as getting you invaluable connections. Interested? Keep an eye on this page for updates on the deadline this fall.

New Courses!

Fall 2018

Get ready to put your best foot forward in this new fall course.

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Fall 2018

How law and legal systems impact and influence the military.

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Fall 2018

How are emotions involved in the legal system, and should they be involved at all?

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Fall 2018

Individual Liberties and the Law

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Fall 2018

The death penalty: should it live or die?

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Fall 2018

How race and the law interact.

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Announcements

February 12, 2018
Legal Studies Chair Is Interim Co-Director for New Human Trafficking Center at UCF

Alisia Smith, the legal studies department chair, will serve as the interim co-director for the new Center for the Study of Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery at UCF. The center is a proactive solution to address the growing human-trafficking problem that communities face in Central Florida, the United States and around the world. Read more about the center here.

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Let’s Get Social

In addition to staying connected on social media, students that declare a Legal Studies major or minor will have access to Advisor on Demand (AOD). AOD will appear on your Webcourses dashboard and contains information, job postings, FAQ’s, and announcements!

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