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LAW 0550: Citizenship, Immigration, and Refugee Law
Fall 2018 • Section 21 • CRN 38992

Course Description

The course provides a detailed overview of the laws which enable aliens to enter, reside in and ultimately become citizens of the United States. Among the topics discussed are: U.S. immigration policy and the limits of legislative and executive regulation of aliens, racial and geographic quotas, types of visas, arrest, detention, grounds of excludability of aliens and of waiver of excludability, political asylum and refugee admission, processing of relative and employer petitions, change of status within the U.S., administrative procedures and appeals, nationality by birth and by naturalization, revocation and expatriation.


Day/Time Location
T 6:00-7:15 PM Barrack 205
Th 7:30-8:45 PM Barrack 205

Course Details

  • Jan Ting
Credit Hours

3 Credits



Course Type
  • Exam
Course Modality


Fulfills J.D. Requirement


Registration Info

No Registration Restrictions.

Book List/Materials