Welcome Class of 2015!

On behalf of the Department of Legal Studies, I would like to congratulate to all students admitted to the Comparative Constitutional Law, the Human Rights, the International Business Law, and the Doctoral programs. Our faculty and staff wishes you the very best for the upcoming academic year, and we are very excited to meet you on Thursday, August 21, 2014.

Please read the information below prior to your arrival.

Arriving to Budapest:

Legal Studies students arrive between August 18-20 in order to familiarize themselves with the city and the CEU campus.

Welcome packages:

The packages prepared by the Student Life Office of CEU will contain the most needed information to embark you on your academic year.

Residence Center students - the packages will be available for you at the reception of the Residence Center.

Non-residence center students - please make sure to pick up your packages in the Octagon Area at CEU (Nador street 9., H-1051 Budapest) on Thursday, August 21 morning from 8 a.m. right before the opening session.

Module 1 schedule:

The schedule, which you are kindly requested to follow promptly, will be published online at http://legal.ceu.hu/teaching_schedule

Orientation days:

All students are expected to attend the opening session on August 21 at 9.00 a.m. in the Auditorium of CEU (Nador street 9., H-1051 Budapest). You will meet the faculty and staff of the Department, and will also receive valuable assistance from our personnel.

Please note that attendance of all orientations is also mandatory. You will receive important information and access codes to University services at these orientation meetings.

Please bring your passport with you on the first two days!


At 15.30 on Thursday, August 21 we will welcome you with a small opening reception in the Japanese Garden. Please inform the administration about any allergies or restrictions you may have concerning food and beverages at legalst@ceu.hu.

For further announcements regarding the start of the academic year, please check the News section of our website regularly at http://legal.ceu.hu/.

Again, we look forward to welcoming you in person on Thursday, August 21 at 9:00 a.m.!


Kind regards,

Nora Varro

Department Coordinator