J.D. Admissions

ADMISSIONS CONTACTS

Oscar Sevilla

Oscar Sevilla

Title: Program Coordinator Admissions/LL.M. Programs
Office Location: Student Services Suite 30
Phone number: (713) 743-2280

Education:

B.S. Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University
M.Ed. Student Development/Leadership in Higher Education, Angelo State University

Oscar has been with the University of Houston Law Center (UHLC) for a little over five years serving a dual role in the Office of Admissions and LL.M. Programs. Prior to joining the UHLC, Oscar was an Academic Advisor for Texas State University, providing admission and academic counseling to high school students in the Rio Grande Valley area of Texas.

As Program Coordinator for the Office of Admissions, Oscar is responsible for maintaining the front desk, scheduling visits to the law school, answering general admission questions and providing administrative support to all members of the admissions team among other duties. Oscar also provides information and services to international applicants/students, from program requirements to issuing of Student Visas.

Oscar also serves as Program Coordinator for the LL.M. Programs at the UHLC. Working with LL.M. Students has afforded Oscar knowledge of the educational systems around the world, as the majority of applicants to this program are international students. He is responsible for planning, coordinating and executing events for LL.M. students, advising them on program requirements, and providing them with resources to adapt to the UHLC culture.

Community Service/Organizations/Professional Affiliations:

  • UH Law Center Staff Council
  • March of Dimes
  • Food for the Bar

Interests:

  • Running
  • Traveling
  • Reading
  • Theme Parks

Words to Live By: "You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great. "