Student Handbook

Graduation Honors

Order of the Coif

The Order of the Coif is an honorary scholastic society, the purpose of which is to encourage excellence in legal education by fostering a spirit of careful study, recognizing those who as law students attained a high grade of scholarship, and honoring those who as lawyers, judges, and teachers attained high distinction for their scholarly or professional accomplishments.

Students eligible for election must have attained a grade record ranking in the upper 10 percent of all students in their graduating class.

Order of the Coif recipients are notified of their admittance into Order of the Coif after final graduation rankings are released.

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Sturm College of Law
University of Denver
2255 E. Evans Avenue
Denver, CO 80208