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May 25, 2018 9:00 am

Program Office Closure

The OSCAR Program Office will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.

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Latest OSCAR News

May 21, 2018 10:41 am

New positions opened in OSCAR this week.

May 16, 2018 1:25 pm

You can now upload up to 100 cover letters and files up to 1 MB for law clerk and staff attorney position applications.

May 14, 2018 12:05 pm

New positions opened in OSCAR this week.

May 07, 2018 12:58 pm

New positions opened in OSCAR this week.