For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

Law School Admission Requirements

Candidates for admission are required to demonstrate excellence and leadership in their careers.

  • Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited by one of the regional accrediting associations of the United States or, if foreign educated, a degree equivalent to a four year baccalaureate degree
  • Applicants must be registered for Law School Data Assembly Service (LSDAS)
  • Applicants must have taken the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT)
  • The candidate’s undergraduate grade point average and LSAT scores will be strong factors in determining admission to the law school.
  • In addition, the Admissions Committee will consider a student’s extracurricular activities, work experience, and volunteer service.

We seek a diverse class of students from different racial and ethnic backgrounds, from different parts of the country and world, and from different socioeconomic backgrounds.

Decisions are made on a rolling basis and the size of our classes is limited to ensure the quality of the educational experience. For this reason, students are encouraged to apply early.

Fast Forward: The Two-Year JD Program

Students applying to the Fast Forward two-year JD program should review the program details before applying.

Learn more about Fast Forward