Dear Erasmus Students studying at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw in 2015/16.


Welcome to Warsaw.

Studying at the University of Warsaw gives you not only an opportunity to learn  more about Polish and European law but also a chance to learn about the US legal system. We invite you to participate in a one year program conducted by the Center for American Law at our Faculty. This two semesters program consists of nine two-weeks courses and one one-week course with classes every day during that time for 1, 5 hours.  

You will receive 16 ETCS for  participation in the  one year program.   

The program of the Center gives you a unique opportunity to:

Study different topics on US law such as: Constitutional Law, Contracts, Legal Writing,  Torts, Property,   Corporations, American Trial, Alternative Dispute Resolution, etc.

Participate in lectures conducted entirely by US professors

Find out more about the Socratic Method of teaching

Improve your legal English

 Meet many Polish students who take part in the program

Receive a  certificate of completion at the end of the program in June 2016.

 Students who are admitted to the Center have to participate in the entire program.  Preparation for and   participation in classes is required and those who have more than two absences during a two weeks course will not receive a certificate.  At the end of each two week course students take a written exam.

To participate in the program you need to submit  an application form and other documents (e.g. essay in English, CV) listed at:  by the end of September 2015. After  submitting these documents you will be contacted by the Centers’ office to schedule an interview in English (via skype or in person).  

The program of the Center is  part of  extracurricular program at the University of Warsaw and is subject to a fee which covers costs of materials  which students will receive before each class, as well as administrative fee, total  in the amount of 2.500 zloty (600 Euro) for the  whole program.  The entire  fee must be paid by October 10.  

 An organizational meeting of the Center will take place on 4:45 pm on  October 5th  Auditorium A.2 at Lipowa 4.

 The first class in the Center will be held on October 12 at 4:45 pm in Auditorium A.2 at Lipowa 4.

For entire schedule and  more information please contact Ewa Gmurzyñska, director of the Program at  Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript. or Agnieszka Siedlecka - Andrychowicz at:  Ten adres pocztowy jest chroniony przed spamowaniem. Aby go zobaczyć, konieczne jest włączenie w przeglądarce obsługi JavaScript..

Address of the Center:

Center for American Law Studies
Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw

Collegium Iuridicum II
Lipowa 4
00-316 Warszawa
tel. (48) 22 552 59 20