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Alumni Services: Westlaw

A guide to law library services available to Law School Alums.

Grad Elite - Post-Graduation Access

Class of 2021 -- retain access to Thomson Reuters products, including Westlaw and Practical Law, for six months after graduation. “Grad Elite” access lets you use these products for 60 hours each month to continue to gain understanding and build confidence in your research skills. While you cannot use them in situations where you are billing a client, Thomson Reuters encourages you to use these tools to build your knowledge of the law and prepare for your bar exam.
Grad Elite status also lets you access job searching databases on Westlaw and TWEN for 18 months after graduation for 1 hour each month.
You must follow these steps to extend access:
  • Log on to and sign in.
  • Hover over "Hi, [Your Name]" in the upper right to expand your account menu.
  • Select "Grad Elite Status".
  • Click on the "Extend My Access After Graduation" button to enroll.

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