The School of Law welcomes transfer applications from students who will have completed their first year at another ABA-approved law school. There are two transfer options available:

Early Transfer

If accepted, early transfer students will begin upper level coursework when the summer term commences in early May. This will allow students to utilize the Center for Co-op and Career Development to prepare for and obtain a co-op for the fall term. Applicants will receive a decision shortly after their files are complete.

Regular Transfer

If accepted, regular transfer students will begin upper level coursework in the fall term. Applicants will be receive a decision shortly after their files are complete. Transcripts must include second semester grades.

To apply as a transfer student, submit the following:

  • Application by deadline (March 1 for Early Transfer, July 1 for Regular Transfer*)
  • Dean's letter of good standing
  • Résumé
  • Transfer statement 
  • Current CAS report that includes LSAT score(s), two letters of recommendation, one of which must be from a law school faculty member, and all required transcripts

There is no application fee for any application.

 *This is the priority deadline for transfer students. Applications received after July 1 will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Have questions? Check out our Transfer Admission FAQs.