Electronic submissions via ExpressO or Scholastica are preferred. The Dickinson Law Review also accepts submissions via electronic mail to DickinsonLRev@psu.edu.


The Dickinson Law Review invites authors to submit articles, preferably between 15,000 and 30,000 words including footnotes.

All submissions should abide by the following submission guidelines:

1) Documents should be in Microsoft Word format;

2) Articles should be double-spaced and use footnotes, not endnotes;

3) All citations should conform to the 20th edition of the Bluebook; and

4) Submissions should contain a CV and a brief abstract.

To request expedited review, please do so via ExpressO, Scholastica or by email to DickinsonLRev@psu.edu. Expedited requests should include the title of the manuscript, date by which a decision must be made, and the name of the competing journal.

If you decide to withdraw a submission, please do so via ExpressO , Scholastica or via email at DickinsonLRev@psu.edu.