Information for Prospective 1Ls

How to Join JOST:

  • The top 15% of 1L class will automatically receive an invitation to join this journal.
  • Students can write onto JOST by submitting an appellate brief or memorial by Friday, APRIL 24th AT 5:00 p.m. and completing the merged Bluebook exam, held on MARCH 22nd.
  • Participation in the JOST Writing Competition is highly recommended for all those interested in joining the journal, as class rank will not be solidified by the due date of the application.
  • All interested students, regardless of class rank, MUST complete the merged Bluebook Exam held on MARCH 22nd at 10:00 a.m.


Invitations to join JOST will be sent via e-mail over the summer.


For Questions, Please Contact:

Editor-in-Chief: Heather Roark Parker


Managing Editor: Rachel Bangser