Cumberland School of Law’s Office of Student Services strives to enhance students’ success by serving as a resource and sounding board to students as they navigate the rigors of law school.
The Office of Student Services provides the following:
- Academic and non-academic counseling
- Manages ADA Compliance and disabilities resources
- Organizes commencement exercises
- Provides bar information
- Supports student organizations
- Works as a liaison to direct students to available campus services
Law students who get involved have a broader experience, an expanded network, and a resume better equipped to stand out. At Cumberland School of Law, we offer more than 35 student organizations and many other activities for students to get involved.
Law Student Emergency Assistance Fund ("LEAF")
The Law Student Emergency Assistance Fund (“LEAF”) assists any Cumberland School of Law student who has an immediate financial hardship from an emergency, accident, or other unexpected critical incident including hardship related to COVID-19.
The next funding applications will be considered starting in January 2024.
Publications and Policies
The Office of Student Services distributes several publications and polices for current Cumberland School of Law students. You may view them on our Manuals, Policies & Forms page.
Student Health Links
Several resources are available to Cumberland School of Law students regarding their health and well-being.
University Services and Opportunities
As an entity of Samford University, Cumberland School of Law students have access to numerous university services and opportunities. A few are listed below.