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Why CWRU Law?
Flexible start: We offer students the flexibility to begin their program in the spring or fall semesters. Apply by December 1 to be considered for the spring semester, and by April 1 to be considered for fall.
Testing options: We now accept either GRE or LSAT scores for admission consideration.
A Model Law School: We are nationally recognized for our innovative curriculum. National Jurist ranks us 12th in the nation for delivering the best practical training.
Expert Faculty: Our law faculty are ranked 32nd in the nation in scholarly impact. They are noted experts in their fields, and their first priority is the success of our students.
Dual Degrees: We offer our students the opportunity to pursue ten dual degrees across the university in coordination with our top-ranked business, medical and social work schools.
Highly Ranked Programs: Our Health Law program is the oldest in the country and ranked 9th by U.S. News & World Report. We also earned high ranks for our programs in International Law (24th in the nation) and Intellectual Property Law (Top 25% in the nation).
Affordable Education: We are ranked 5th in the nation for financial aid. This ranking is based both on the support we provide during the award process and the generosity of our financial aid offers.
National Reach: Over two thirds of our students come from outside Ohio, and over two thirds of our alumni live and work outside the state.