Graduating Into An Adult World

This publication is a special project of the Law Related Education Committee of the State Bar Association of North Dakota (SBAND) and is intended for distribution to your high school seniors. The booklet is designed to prepare students for certain obligations upon turning 18 years of age and provides an overview of some of the legal changes affecting their rights and responsibilities as they become adults.

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 order copies.  Orders should be for two scholastic years.


Graduating Classes of 2016 and 2017 [2015 Version]  Orders are no longer being accepted but please feel free to view as a class online or share this link with your high school seniors.  

Graduating Classes of 2018 and 2019 [2017 Version]    Order Form will be available on this website in January of 2017. New Orders for 2017 GIAW Booklet should be submitted prior to September 15, 2017.Please order for Graduating Classes of 2018 and 2019.


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