The Qualifying Round is the first round in the upper-level Ames Competition. All second-year students (or joint degree students currently enrolled in their first year of post-1L law school courses) are eligible to join. Each team in the Qualifying Round will consist of four students.  The Board of Student Advisers will help connect students who wish to participate but do not yet have a team (details to be distributed each Fall).

The official rules and schedule for the Fall 2023 Qualifying Round competition are below. The rules and schedule are subject to change each year.

Schedule | Rules | Info Session Presentation