This page contains information for law school recruiters using the Association of American Law Schools’ Faculty Recruitment Services. We will be posting documents and information here about the Faculty Appointments Register (FAR) and the Faculty Recruitment Conference (FRC). Please check here for updates on deadlines for the 2016-17 Faculty Appointments Register.

Restrictions on Use of the Faculty Appointments Register

The Faculty Appointments Register is made available by the AALS on the express condition that the Register and information contained in it be used solely for the purpose of evaluating individual candidates for possible faculty recruitment and not for any other purpose.

The Register is the property of the AALS. Faculty Appointments Register information or data should not be used for research, converted into any data base or shared with any person not directly involved in the school’s faculty recruitment process.

Schools participating in the Faculty Recruitment Conference, click here for Credit Card Authorization form, Housekeeping Order form, To Go Cart Food Order forms for Friday and Saturday.

Click Here to See Schedule of FAR Distributions
Proceed to the login page to search or print the FAR

Recruiter FAQs Important Dates Suite Diagrams On-Site Information

2016-17 Faculty Recruitment Services Important Dates

May 19 Contact person will receive a link to access suite information and registration. There will be no paper forms for suite selection. All information will be online. Schools have the option of requesting the same suite category they had in 2015.
June 1 FAR opens to Registrant.
June 6 Final date for schools who want the same suite category to complete the online form.
June 9 Final date for schools who did not participate in 2015 or that want a different suite to complete the online form.
mid-June FAR open for Recruiters
June 20 AALS will email the Interviewing Room Assignment & Confirmation form to the contact person at schools who want the same suite category they had in 2015.
June 27 For all other schools, AALS will begin to email the Interviewing Room Assignment & Confirmation form to the contact person. This will be done on a rolling basis.
July 28 Last date to submit ads to be included in the first issue of the Placement Bulletin.
August 18 First Faculty Appointments Register Distribution available to schools.
August 18 Last date to submit ads to be included in the second issue of the Placement Bulletin.
September 5 Final date for schools to acknowledge receipt of the Interviewing Room Assignment & Confirmation form and provide any additions or changes, including occupant(s) and arrival and departure dates.
September 8 Final date to submit $200 suite deposit or credit application for direct billing to the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel.
September 8 Second Faculty Appointments Register Distribution available to schools.
September 8 Last date to submit ads to be included in the third issue of the Placement Bulletin.
September 15 Final date for all schools to enter in the AALS FAR website (https://far.aals.org/) the names of team members. The Team Members List will be distributed to registrants at the Faculty Recruitment Conference.
September 21 Cut-off date for Recruitment Team members not staying in the interviewing room/suite to make their hotel reservations. The hotel link is: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/aals. The hotel may sell out well before the cut-off date so please make your hotel reservations early.
October 3 Third and Final Faculty Appointments Register Distribution for 2016-2017 available to schools.
October 13 – October 15 Faculty Recruitment Conference, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, D.C.
January 18, 2017 Last date to submit ads to be included in the fourth issue of the Placement Bulletin.

Recruiter Usernames and Passwords If you are a recruiter and do not have a username and password, please contact your school’s designated contact person. Please do not “register” through the AALS website; this is only for candidates. By completing the Registration Form, you would be registering to participate in the Faculty Recruitment Process as a candidate.

Please direct any questions to FRS2016@aals.org