Syracuse University College of Law’s interactive online law degree provides student support through the Office of Student Affairs and the faculty. JDinteractive students have access to an array of support services, including academic counseling and support, tutoring, bar exam preparation, and professional development and career services.

In addition to our student support staff, faculty play a key role in supporting JDi students. All faculty teaching JDi students hold regular online office hours and are available for one-on-one appointments.

Key Staff Supporting JDi Students

Office of Online Education

LouLou Delmarsh Lou Lou Delmarsh
mldelmar@syr.eduLou Lou is the primary contact for JDi students. Before coming to the College of Law, she served nearly four years as a student advisor, including for pre-law students, at the College of Arts & Sciences. Before that, she was an adjunct professor of German at Syracuse University for nearly a decade. Lou Lou earned her B.A. (cum laude) from SUNY-Albany and her M.A. in German Language and Literature from Syracuse.
Stephanie Rinko
skrinko@syr.eduStephanie joined JDi in 2020 after three years in the College of Law Dean’s Office, and is responsible for planning residencies and coordinating logistics for the JDi Program. Before coming to Syracuse, she owned and operated an event planning business for twelve years in Denver, Colorado. Stephanie earned her B.A. from Boston University and her M.B.A. from the University of Colorado-Boulder.

Office of Student Affairs

The Office of Student Affairs provides all levels of academic and personal support to the Syracuse Law student community. We focus heavily on enhancing the student experience at Syracuse Law through programs, services, partnerships, and policies that foster an engaged and inclusive community. We are committed to the success and wellness of our students and strive to maintain an engaged, collaborative, and dynamic student body.


Sarah Collins, Director of Student Affairs

Kelly Curtis, Director, Academic and Bar Support Programs

Office of Information Technology

The College of Law’s IT office helps JDi students with computer and other technical support. JDi students are also provided assistance via the Center for Online and Digital Learning and Information Technology Services (SU ITS). Tech support help is offered via phone, email, and online chat.

Joel Whitney, Director of Information Technology

Law Library

Through the library student services portal, reference librarians are happy to help with any questions JDi students may have regarding legal research, including locating books and online sources to support research projects and efficiently using Lexis, Westlaw, Bloomberg Law, and other research databases.

Christine-Demetros Christine Demetros, Assistant Director for Student Learning

Office of Career Services

The College of Law is committed to providing our online law degree students with personalized career and professional development services. JDi students have full access to the College’s Office of Career Services, including instruction related to drafting résumés, cover letters, and other job application materials; résumé review; mock job interviews; job search assistance; and guidance related to networking and professionalism.

Lily Yan Huges,  Assistant Dean of Career Services