Other particularly important factors are legal employment experience during the 1l summer the institution at which the first year was completed and the strength of law school faculty recommendations applications for transfer will be accepted beginning may 1 our application deadline is july 15, but if you are interested in. Am i eligible to apply for or participate in financial aid, scholarships, on-campus housing, law review/journals and early interview week i have previously applied to the law school's jd program may i use my previously submitted application materials to support my transfer application does having a prior involvement. Apply for transfer admission the online transfer application for the juris doctor ( jd) class entering in the fall semester of 2017 is now availabl. Those who seek advanced standing transfer and/or visiting admission must attend or have previously attended another law school approved by the american bar association (aba), where they are or were we do not require that you submit a personal essay, letters of recommendation, or list of extracurricular activities. Transfer applicants each year, roughly 200 students from a broad range of law schools apply, and typically 10 to 15 are accepted transfer applications must be submitted between may 1 and july 2 of the year in which admission is sought all applicants must have finished the equivalent of one year of a jd program at.
How to apply if you seek a high quality legal education in a collaborative, dynamic community committed to excellence, service, and individuality, we encourage you to apply to uc davis school of law the admissions committee is seeking law students of demonstrated academic ability, as evidenced by many factors. Georgetown law reviews transfer applications from current full-time or part-time students at aba-accredited law schools for both spring and fall semester admission transfer applicants are considered for admission to the second year class on a space available basis transfer applicants are considered for either the. We review transfer applications after receiving a letter of good standing and an official transcript from your law school transfer applicants must provide an interested applicants can apply for the rudman fellowship by submitting the required essay with their jd application prior to february 1 applicants who indicate their.
The admissions committee considers each transfer applicant's application, undergraduate and law school records, and the stated reasons for seeking to transfer transfer candidates must be in good standing at a law school accredited by the american bar association candidates admitted to the college of law may. The john marshall law school office of admission. Transfer application requirements for the juris doctor degree at pepperdine school of law.
Application for transfer/visiting students available on the lsac website official law school transcripts and syllabi for all law school coursework current résumé personal essay explaining why the applicant wishes to study at ggu law letter of good academic standing from the dean or registrar's office at the current law. Nov 7, 2014 all of the schools that i applied to requested transfer applicants to include a personal statement each personal statement prompt requested that i, as an applicant, address why i decided to transfer obviously, i wanted to transfer because attending a higher ranked school would expand my job prospects.
Transfer students – students attending an aba accredited law school may apply for transfer to fiu law if they are in good standing at their current institutions and their academic rank (if applicable) is in the upper-third of their first-year class transfer credit will not be awarded for correspondence courses or for work not done. She decided to transfer schools and spent much of her first year working on applications the application requirements for transfer students are similar to what's required of aspiring first-year law students candidates submit transcripts from previous schools, letters of recommendation, an essay, a letter of.