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Contact Information

If you would like to know more about the JSP program, feel free to contact Associate Dean Lauren Edelman directly, or the Program Administrator, Margo Rodriguez.

For admissions information pertaining to the Ph.D. in Jurisprudence and Social Policy, write to:

    Student Affairs
    Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program
    School of Law
    University of California
    Berkeley, CA 94720-2150


    Fax: 510-642-2951



The application for the 2014-15 Ph.D. Program in Jurisprudence and Social Policy is now available!

Please click here to access application instructions. 

Click here to access the online application via the UC Berkeley Graduate Division. 

The application deadline is December 15, 2013.

You may also contact the Program Administrator
Margo Rodriguez, by phone at 510-642-3771.


For admissions information regarding the JD, contact:

    Admissions Office
    University of California, Berkeley
    School of Law
    2850 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 500
    Berkeley, CA 94705-7220

    Phone Numbers:

    •  J.D. Program: 510-642-2274
    •  Advanced Law Degree Programs: 510-642-1476
    •  Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program: 510-642-3771

    Fax: 510-643-6222