Dispute Resolution Academic Programs
The Straus Institute offers some of the most comprehensive Dispute Resolution programs in the world. Hands-on faculty, small class sizes, and flexible schedules make our Academic programs accessible and suitable for a variety of professional goals.
New Scholarships Available for 2021
Now more than ever, the world needs conflict resolvers and peacemakers, and the Straus Institute is committed to educating and training the leaders of the future. With the generous support of Judge Danny Weinstein, the world's most prominent mediator, we are pleased to offer $15,000 scholarships to eligible applicants interested in beginning their LL.M. or MDR degree programs in the Summer 2021 or Fall 2021 terms.
In order to qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have submitted a complete application with all supplemental documents to the Straus Institute by the deadlines below; incomplete applications will not be considered.
March 1, 2021 for international applicants
April 15, 2021 for domestic applicants
Clinics and Practicums
Gain experience through one of our five clinical and practicum programs.
The Externship Program is available to LLM and MDR candidates.