New students are accepted for full-time study in the fall semester only; admission for the spring semester or summer session is available only for transfer and transient students.
Early decision admission. Applicants for early decision admission in fall must submit a complete application to the Law School, postmarked by November 1. They must take the LSAT no later than the October test administration. Applicants who fulfill the requirements for an early decision will be notified of their admission status by the end of January.
Early decision (ED) admission is binding. An applicant admitted under the Law School's ED program must immediately withdraw pending law school applications from further consideration, as well as decline any other admission offers. An ED applicant will be required to submit an enrollment deposit and Letter of Intent (LOI). If an ED applicant does not submit the deposit and LOI within the allotted time, the admission offer will be withdrawn and the applicant will no longer be considered for enrollment during the current admission cycle.
Regular decision admission. Applicants for regular decision admission in fall must submit a complete application to the Law School, postmarked by March 1. They must take the LSAT no later than the February test administration.