Submission Guidelines

The UC Davis Journal of Juvenile Law and Policy accepts and welcomes manuscript submissions from academics, students, and practitioners.

The deadlines for submissions are as follows: for winter publication, submissions must be received no later than August 15th; for Summer publication submissions must be received no later than January 15th. Please allow two weeks for review.

All submissions must be in MS Word format and should include a table of contents. All submissions must be double-spaced, with one inch margins, and in 12 point Times New Roman font. Footnotes must conform to the The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (19th ed. 2010). Authors should provide a curriculum vitae and a cover letter with the author's name, affiliation, address, phone number, and email address.

The Journal prefers submissions in electronic form. Please send submissions to with the subject line "Submission to Journal of Juvenile Law and Policy".

To submit by mail, send your manuscript and a CD with the article file(s) to:

Journal of Juvenile Law and Policy

Attn: Editor-in-Chief

UC Davis, School of Law

400 Mrak Hall Drive

Davis, CA 95616