Graduating Into An Adult World

The State Bar Association of North Dakota (SBAND) and its Law Related Education Committee is pleased to offer this publication for distribution to high school seniors. The booklet is designed to inform students how legal rights and responsibilities change upon turning 18 years of age.

Following the Legislative Sessions, in odd numbered years, SBAND will update the Graduating Into An Adult World (GIAW) booklets. New booklets will be available to all schools that pre-order copies.  Orders should be submitted for two scholastic years.


Graduating Into An Adult World (GIAW) for the class of 2017 [2015 Version] is no longer in print form, but can be utilized as an online class. Teachers are encouraged to share the link with your high school seniors.

The 2017 version for the graduating classes of 2018 and 2019 will be available for order on September 1, 2017. Order Form will be available here on September 1, 2017.


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