Immigration and Citizenship

Class Unique: 28775
This is a course in the substantive law regulating immigration to the United States and the regulation of non-citizens in the United States. Topics covered include the constitutional law aspects of the immigration and removal (deportation) process, entry, conduct of hearings, relief from removal, general regulation of non-citizens, and new developments. In addition, the refugee and asylum will be discussed. The final exam will be open book. LLM students will be required to take the exam; there will be no paper option.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9:30 - 10:20 am TNH 3.127
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/14/15 8:30 am A-Z

Additional Information

Course Type
Grading Method
Pass/Fail Allowed


  • Immigration and Refugee Law and Policy - Legomsky & Rodriguez
      West Academic , edition: 6th
      ISBN: 9781609304249   (required)
  • Immigration and Nationality Law of the United States: Selected Statutes, Regulations and Forms - Aleinikoff, Martin, Motomura, Fullerton
      West Academic , edition: 2014
      ISBN: 9780314288202   (required)