Razing the Bar - The Student & Faculty Band

Campus Life

Located on a beautiful university campus surrounded by world-class cultural institutions, Case Western Reserve is a small, personal law school where you won't get lost in a crowd.

We are a national law school with outstanding opportunities for our students. Here, you can participate in nine award-winning moot court and mock trial teams, five prestigious law journals and 31 student organizations that enrich the law school experience. Or you can join our student-faculty band, Razing the Bar, and perform at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Sound like an ideal law school experience? We couldn't agree more. Find out more about what makes Case Western Reserve and Cleveland an ideal place to learn and live.

students walking downtown
Home to some of the top-ranked cultural institutions in the nation, Cleveland is affordable, diverse and has vibrant range of arts and entertainment, from theater to music and cuisine.
CWRU Law Students at Moot Court
Hone your legal skills, travel the world and compete in national and international competitions in our award-winning Moot Court and Mock Trial teams.
Case Western Reserve Law students participating in a student organization
From student government to sports law, our school is home to more than 30 different student organizations for you to join.
image of case western reserve law journal shelved in a long row in a library setting
Our law journals offer students a way to stand out from their peers, with options including health law, international law and intellectual property law.
Aerial view of the Case Western Reserve University Campus
Our Campus

Just minutes from downtown Cleveland—recently named “America’s hottest city”—our campus is an ideal place to study, research and have fun.

International Students

We’ve created a robust support system for our international students to give you the full experience of studying in the United States. With our planned social activities and JD mentorship program, we help ease the cultural transition so you get the most out of your experience both professionally and socially.

Learn What to Expect at CWRU

Student Services

We are here to help you find what you need as a student, from coursework assistance to crisis support. But we also want to ensure you flourish during your time here, through service opportunities in our community, leadership opportunities, resources for health, wellness and personal identity, and so much more.

See What Services We Offer