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|Law School||Early Action or Admission or Commitment or Decision Deadline||Priority or Recommended or Suggested Deadline||Scholarship or Priority Scholarship Deadline||Final Deadline (a date after which applications are not accepted)||Final CAS Deadline (a date when all application materials are due)||Dean's Letters/ Cert Required Y/N||URL (for multiple links, copy and paste it into your browser)||Date Accessed|
|Akron School of Law||"Applicants may begin submitting applications in September prior to the fall semester in which they plan to begin law school. If possible, try to structure your application plan according to our suggested timeline." Timeline: http://www.uakron.edu/law/admissions/applying/timeline.dot||"Scholarships: All admitted students, domestic and foreign alike, are considered for scholarships, which range from a few thousand dollars per year to full-tuition. Scholarships may be used to cover the cost of tuition only."||"Deadlines: Our application deadline for fall admission is March 31, 2017. Our application deadline for spring admission is November 30, 2016. Late applications may be possible though, depending on space availability. However, it is not advisable to delay your application if possible. In general, those applying earlier have a better chance of admission."||N||http://www.uakron.edu/law/admissions/applying/require.dot||10/24/2016|
|Albany Law School||"Scholarships are offered by the Admissions Committee at the time of, or shortly following, the offer for admission (there is no separate scholarship application)."||J.D. First-year Program (August start only) = Application received by: June 1, Application must be completed by June 15||Application must be completed by June 15||N||http://www.albanylaw.edu/admissions/Pages/deadlines.aspx|
|American University Washington College of Law||"November 15: Application deadline for anyone applying for the December Early Decision Option.|
January 15: Application deadline for anyone applying fo the January Early Decision Option."
|"March 1: Priority Application Deadline. "||"January 15 : Application deadline for Public Interest/Public Service Scholarship but applications will be accepted past that deadline on a case-by-case basis depending on timing. Please contact Asst. Director of Admissions Meghan Walter at email@example.com to confirm.|
March 1: Deadline for Need Access application for a AUWCL need-based grant.
March 1: Deadline for FAFSA as application for federal aid."
|Appalachian School of Law||"We will continue to accept, review, and make decisions on application files until every seat is full. All pending applications expire at the beginning of the academic year."||N||http://www.asl.edu/Admissions/FAQ.html#rolling||10/24/2016|
|Arizona State University, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law||"**Special Admission** - O'Connor Merit Scholars Program (Binding): March 1|
Early Admission (Non-Binding): November 15
ASU Achievement Program (for select ASU students): March 1"
|"All incoming first-year students are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships. Admitted students will be notified if additional information is required in order to be considered for any award."||"Regular Admission: March 1"||N||https://www.law.asu.edu/node/403 https://www.law.asu.edu/node/1569||10/24/2016|
|Arizona Summit Law School (formerly Phoenix School of Law)||"Arizona Summit Law School functions on a rolling admissions basis, meaning there are no application deadlines or due dates. Once our Admissions Committee receives your completed application, a decision will typically be made within 3 – 4 weeks and you will be notified of the decision."||"Each term, our Admissions Office awards a limited number of students merit scholarships based on a holistic review of their academic and personal accomplishments. As part of the admissions process, each student is automatically considered each term..."||N||https://www.azsummitlaw.edu/admissions/apply-now https://www.azsummitlaw.edu/admissions/tuition-and-financial-aid/financial-aid-options/scholarships||10/24/2016|
|Ave Maria School of Law||"April 15: Application deadline for AMSL Advantage Summer Start."||"April 1: priority date for submitting an admissions application to ensure full consideration for scholarship assistance."||"July 15: final date that the Admissions Office will accept an application for admission for the fall semester."||N||http://www.avemarialaw.edu/Admissions/ImportantDates||10/24/2016|
|Barry University, Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law||"Barry Law has established a priority deadline of May 1 for the submission of applications for the fall semester and November 15 for the spring semester. Applications received after that date will be considered on a space-available basis."||"Admitted candidates are automatically considered for scholarships and do not need to complete any additional forms."||N||http://www.barry.edu/law/future-students/admissions/faq-future-students.html||10/24/2016|
|Baylor University Law School||Application Deadlines: "Fall Early Decision: November 15"||"Dean's Academic Excellence Scholarship - You do not have to apply for it, as all Baylor Law applicants are automatically considered. |
Leon Jaworski Scholarship for Outstanding Undergraduate Advocates - For Spring applicants, the deadline is November 1. For Summer applicants, the deadline is February 1. For Fall applicants, the deadline is March 1."
|Application Deadlines: "Spring: November 15|
Summer: March 15
Fall Regular Decision: March 15"
|Boalt Hall - University of California, Berkeley||"The deadline to apply is February 1 of the following year"||"You are responsible for ensuring that your completed application reaches our office by the February 1deadline. We do not accept late applications."||N||https://www.law.berkeley.edu/admissions/applying-for-jd-degree/review-process-and-timeline/||10/24/2016|
|Boston College Law School||"Because we have a rolling admissions process and begin reviewing completed files long before the application deadline, we urge you to submit your application well before the April 30th deadline and to take the LSAT no later than December."||N||http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/schools/law/admission/applying.html#timetable||10/24/2016|
|Boston University School of Law||Binding Early Decision Program Deadlines: "Application Complete: November 14, 2016; Notification by: December 21, 2016"||"Early Decision Distinguished Scholars - Students accepted through BU Law's binding early decision process will receive this full tuition scholarship.|
Public Interest Scholarship Deadline - February 1
BU Law Alumni Scholarship Deadline - March 1"
|"The final deadline is April 1, 2017."||N||http://www.bu.edu/law/prospective/apply/jd/application/ http://www.bu.edu/law/prospective/financial_aid/scholarships/jd/index.shtml||10/24/2016|
|Brigham Young University J. Reuben Clark Law School||"Priority Deadline for JD Applications: March 1 [Applications Submitted After This Date Still Considered on a Rolling Basis]||"All admitted students are considered for these merit-based awards."||Y||http://www.law2.byu.edu/site/admissions/calendar|
|Brooklyn Law School||"Early Decision — December 1 and must take LSAT exam no later than October administration|
Complete applications with all required credentials received by December 1 will receive first consideration for places in the next entering class."
|"Regular Review — No Deadline|
Applications are reviewed as they become complete. There is no regular review deadline, but applications completed by February 1 are given first consideration."
|"Regular Review — No Deadline"||"If you answered "yes" to questions 1, 2 or 3 in the Character and Fitness section of the FlexApp, you are required to submit a Dean's Certification form."||http://www.brooklaw.edu/Admissions/apply/importantdates.aspx|
|California Western School of Law||https://www.cwsl.edu/admissions-and-financial-aid/financial-aid/aid-programs/scholarships-and-grants||"Spring 2017 Application Deadlines|
Regular JD Applicants December 1, 2016
Fall 2017 Application Deadlines
Regular JD Applicants April 1, 2017"
|N||https://www.cwsl.edu/admissions-and-financial-aid/jd-admissions/apply||10/24/2016||Pending further update|
|Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law||"November 15: Early Decision Application Deadline"||Deadlines may vary, see: http://law.campbell.edu/page.cfm?id=211&n=scholarships||"May 1 |
Fall 2016 Application Deadline"
|Capital University Law School||"Suggested Application Deadline: May 1"||"All students admitted to the JD program are considered for institutional scholarship through the admission process. There is no separate application required."||N||http://law.capital.edu/Admissions_Philosophy/ http://law.capital.edu/Types_of_Financial_Aid/||10/24/2016|
|Case Western Reserve University School of Law||"NOV 30
Submit Early Decision Agreement; complete and submit the application"
Priority application deadline"
Regular application deadline"
|Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law||"All applicants who have completed application files by December 1st will receive a decision before the New Year. This is a non-binding program, and does not require a separate application."||"Our preferred application deadline for first year admission is March 16, 2017."||"Our preferred application deadline for first year admission is March 16, 2017. Your application, personal statement and resume must be postmarked or transmitted by that date."||N||http://www.law.edu/admissions/faqs.cfm||10/24/2016||Requires further update|
|Chapman University School of Law||"Binding Early Decision Program »|
November 30, 2015"
Check for update (LAST checked: 11/14/2016)
|"Priority Deadline for Scholarship Consideration:|
April 1, 2017"
|"Deadline for JD applicants:|
April 17, 2017"
|Charleston School of Law||"The priority application deadline for Spring 2017 admission is November 1. The priority application deadline for fall 2017 admission is March 1"||"The priority deadline for merit scholarship consideration is Feb. 1. |
Need-based scholarship applications are available in early January each year. The application deadline is May 15. "
|"Accepted students will be required to have all colleges and universities attended for 12 or more credit hours complete a Dean's Certification Form and submit it directly to the Office of Admission at the Charleston School of Law."||http://charlestonlaw.edu/Prospective-Students/Frequently-Asked-Questions.aspx||10/24/2016|
|Charlotte School of Law||"We have no application deadline, rather, we have rolling admissions for both fall and spring matriculation."||N||http://www.charlottelaw.edu/admissions/about/||10/24/2016|
|Chicago-Kent College of Law||"December 15 Application deadline for the non-binding early action program."||"March 15 Suggested application deadline for first-year J.D. applicants."||"All new first-year and transfer students are automatically reviewed for available merit scholarships as part of the admissions process and are not required to submit financial aid documents unless specifically seeking student loans."||N||http://www.kentlaw.iit.edu/prospective-students/jd-program-admissions/dates-and-deadlines http://www.kentlaw.iit.edu/current-students/tuition-and-financial-assistance/financial-aid/types-of-financial-aid/scholarships||10/24/2016|
|City University of New York School of Law at Queens College||"Students Application Deadline Fall 2017 - Apply by June 15, 2017"||N||http://www.law.cuny.edu/admissions/forms.html||10/24/2016|
|Cleveland State University Cleveland - Marshall College of Law||"There is no special application process; simply apply for admission to the college and you will be considered for scholarship money."||"Fall only: May 1"||N||https://www.law.csuohio.edu/applytoday/datesanddeadlines https://www.law.csuohio.edu/applytoday/financingyoureducation||10/24/2016|
|Columbia University Law School||"The deadline for our binding Early Decision Plan (EDP) is November 15, 2016..."||"The Regular Decision deadline is February 15, 2017. However, we encourage all applicants to complete their applications as early as possible, considering that applications are evaluated on a rolling basis in the order in which they are completed."||N||http://web.law.columbia.edu/admissions/jd/apply/regular-jd||10/24/2016|
|Concordia University School of Law||Scholarships based on when application submitted/|
"Concordia strives to keep law school costs manageable by creating a community of supporters – a Scholars Society – to assist students. Scholars Society Awards are based on application received dates. By November 15 = $1,500 per year, by February 15 = $1,000 per year, after February 15 = $500 per year."
|"Applications for the fall semester are accepted through August 1 or until the class is filled, whichever comes first. "||N||http://law.cu-portland.edu/admission-financial-aid/apply-now http://law.cu-portland.edu/admission-financial-aid/financial-aid/merit-scholarships||10/24/2016|
|Cornell University Law School||"Binding Early Decision Round I: November 1 (application must be submitted and complete for a decision no later than December 31)" |
"Binding Early Decision Round II: January 8 (application must be submitted and complete for a decision no later than February 28)"
|"Regular Decision: February 1"||See previous boxes.||"...all admitted students must have a completed Dean's Certification Form submitted to the Admissions Office by July 1, 2016. The form is required from all degree-granting institutions. "||http://www.lawschool.cornell.edu/admissions/FAQ/applying.cfm||10/24/2016|
|Creighton University School of Law||"For scholarships: Apply no later than March 1"||"For next year’s entering class: Beginning September 1, and no later than July 1, you may submit your application to be considered for the next year’s entering class"||N||http://law.creighton.edu/future-students/apply||10/26/2016|
|Delaware Law School, Widener University||"The application is free if you apply on or before February 1. "||"Entering students do not have a specific deadline; however, they are encouraged to apply as early as possible as some programs have limited funding. "||http://delawarelaw.widener.edu/prospective-students/jd-program/apply/ http://delawarelaw.widener.edu/prospective-students/jd-program/tuition-and-financial-aid/financial-aid-faqs/||10/26/2016|
|DePaul College of Law||"The College of Law considers admitted students for these scholarships at the time of admission, and includes a notification of scholarship eligibility in the acceptance letter."||"For first-year applicants should ensure that their application and all necessary documents are on file in the Office of Admissions prior to the suggested application deadline of March 1. However, we continue to accept applications after this date."||See previous.||N||http://law.depaul.edu/admission/jd-admission/Pages/default.aspx|
|Drake University Law School||"Our priority application deadline for admission and scholarships is April 1. However, applications are accepted and reviewed|
after this date as space permits. "
|" In order to be considered for financial aid or scholarships, you must submit the Free Application for Federal Student|
Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after January 1. FAFSA submissions received by the processing center after March 1 will
receive consideration for scholarships on a funds available basis...The FAFSA can be filed as early as Oct.1."
|"Our priority deadline for admission and scholarships is April 1. However, applications are accepted and reviewed|
after this date as space permits."
|N||http://www.law.drake.edu/admissions/?pageID=applicationChecklist (see application for most accurate information)||10/26/2016|
|Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law||"Rolling Admissions. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so it's never too late to apply. However, you are encouraged to apply early as admissions decisions are determined by space availability."||"...it's never too late to apply."||N||http://drexel.edu/law/admissions/apply/||10/26/2016|
|Duke University School of Law||Application Completion Deadline: |
Round I = November 11, 2016,
Round II = January 9, 2017
|"The priority application deadline for Regular Decision candidates is February 15 (Applications may be submitted after the deadline if space is available)."||May I submit an application after the February 15 deadline? - "You may, bearing in mind that most offers of admission have been made at that point, and that you may not receive a decision by the end of April."||Y -"If you answer "yes" to the school-related conduct question, you are required to have a dean, registrar, department supervisor, judicial officer, or academic officer with access to official records from your institution submit a letter that provides complete information about the incident. They may write a letter or use an institutional form; Duke does not provide a specific form for this purpose."||http://law.duke.edu/admis/faq||10/26/2016|
|Duquesne University School of Law||"Binding Early Decision Program applications must be received no later than December 15, 2016."||"JD applications should be received by March 1 for priority consideration."||"Applications for all divisions are accepted after September 1 for the following academic year. Note that decisions are made on a rolling basis, therefore it is in your best interest to apply well before the published deadline."||N||http://law.duq.edu/admissions/application-process/||10/26/2016|
|Elon University School of Law||"Early Decision candidates must submit their applications by December 1, and all items necessary for completion of the application must be received by December 15 (except December LSAT results, which will be accepted through January 15). "||Regular Decision "Under this option, applications are accepted and considered continuously throughout the admissions cycle (rolling admission). "||"There is no separate scholarship application--all applicants are automatically considered for scholarships. However, priority scholarship consideration is given to applicants who apply by March 1."||"Under the Regular Decision option, applications must be electronically submitted via the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) by July 15."||"All materials to complete your file must be received in the Office of Admissions no later than July 15."||N||http://www.elon.edu/e-web/law/admissions/earlydecision.xhtml|
|Emory University School of Law||"The deadline for Early Decision applications is March 1, 2017. |
As an Early Decision candidate, you can receive your admission decision 14 days after your file becomes complete."
|"We recommend submitting your application as soon as possible. All applications created by March 1 are reviewed fully. Applications received after March 1 will be reviewed on a space-available basis."||"...all admitted applicants will be considered for merit-based scholarships so long as funds are available."||N||http://law.emory.edu/admission/juris-doctor/jd-admission-faqs.html|
|Faulkner University Thomas Goode Jones School of Law||"The Faulkner Law admissions staff encourages you to submit your application as early in the admissions cycle as possible. "||"All applicants who are admitted as full-time students are automatically considered for these scholarships."||"After June 30, contact our office to determine if any late applications will be accepted."||N||https://www.faulkner.edu/faq_section/law-school/||11/14/2016|
|Florida A&M University College of Law||Please see website. No updates available at this time.||N||http://law.famu.edu/prospective-student/applying-to-famu-law/||10/26/2016|
|Florida Coastal School of Law||"Florida Coastal School of Law enrolls on a rolling admissions basis. This means there is no application deadline. We encourage prospective students to submit their applications as early as possible to ensure that seats in the upcoming class are available and to take advantage of scholarship opportunities."||See previous||N||http://fcsl.edu/blogs/admissions/apply-florida-coastal/||10/26/2016|
|Florida International University Law||"It is strongly recommended that you submit your FAFSA as early as October 1, 2016 and before the FIU Law priority deadline which is February 15, 2017."||"The deadline for submission of a completed application is May 1, 2017. Applications received or completed after this date will be considered as class space permits."||N||https://law.fiu.edu/lawadmit/admissions-application-procedures/||10/26/2016|
|Florida State University College of Law||"Decisions are made on a rolling basis and priority consideration is given to the strongest applications submitted by the priority deadline of March 15, 2017."||"All applicants, regardless of LSAT testing date, must submit an application prior to the final July 15, 2017 deadline in order to receive consideration."||See previous.||N||http://www.law.fsu.edu/admissions-financial-aid/admissions/jd-procedures||10/26/2016|
|Fordham University School of Law||"Fordham has an early action program for the traditional full-time and part-time, evening programs—although it is not binding and you must qualify. To qualify, you must submit your completed application, including your valid LSAT score, by October 15. You will be notified by December 15 as long as your file is completed and ready for review."||"All applicants are automatically considered for merit scholarships and awards are based on an applicant’s academic credentials. Applicants who wish to be considered for need-based grants and named scholarships must complete a separate Fordham Financial Aid Application (available on the Admitted Students website)."||"Full-time J.D. program and the part-time, evening J.D. program: Applications are accepted between September 15 and March 31. "||N||http://www.fordham.edu/info/21199/frequently_asked_questions http://www.fordham.edu/info/20645/financial_aid||10/31/2016|
|Franklin Pierce Law Center||"For the best admission and scholarship consideration, you should apply earlier in the cycle."||"UNH Law accepts applications for fall admission only on a rolling basis beginning October 1. Our preferred deadline is April 1. Most admission decisions are made by May 1."||N||http://law.unh.edu/prospective-students/jd-admissions/faqs||10/31/2016|
|George Mason University School of Law||"The application deadline for Early Decision applicants is January 15 and students must have taken the LSAT by December. Decisions will be made by January 31. "||"Applicants for regular admission should submit their application as soon as possible after October 1. "||" To receive priority consideration for available, applicable funds, the FAFSA must be received by the federal processor on or before March 1." For most scholarships & fellowships, no application is necessary for incoming students.||"The standard first-year application deadline is April 1. For guaranteed consideration, all application materials (items 1 through 4, and 5 if applicable) should be received by George Mason Law on or before April 1. Admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis."||N||http://www.law.gmu.edu/admissions/howtoapply/how_apply_jd|
|George Washington University Law School||"February 1, 2017|
Deadline to submit Early Decision application."
|"The Admissions Office automatically considers all admitted applicants for law school merit scholarships on the basis of the information contained in your admission file; no additional information is required."||"February 1, 2017- Presidential Merit Scholarship application deadline. March 1, 2017- First-year JD regular decision application deadline. "||N||http://www.law.gwu.edu/Admissions/JD/Pages/Default.aspx http://www.law.gwu.edu/Admissions/financial_aid/types/Pages/MeritScholarships.aspx||10/31/2016|
|Georgetown Law Center||"March 1, 2017: Strongly recommended J.D. Regular and Early Decision Deadline for Fall 2017|
...in order to receive a decision within 3 weeks, an Early Decision application must be complete by February 1st."
|"March 1, 2017: Strongly recommended J.D. Regular and Early Decision Deadline for Fall 2017"||March 1, 2017: Global Law Scholars Deadline|
March 1, 2017: Public Interest Law Scholars Deadline"
|"...Georgetown Law will continue to accept J.D. applications for Fall 2017 on a space-available basis."||N||http://www.law.georgetown.edu/admissions-financial-aid/jd-admissions/full-time-part-time-program/application-deadlines/index.cfm||10/31/2016|
|Georgia State University College of Law||"March 15: Priority deadline for merit scholarship consideration"||"Unless indicated otherwise, you don’t need to apply separately for these opportunities; we automatically consider all accepted applicants."||"June 1: Application period ends"||N||http://law.gsu.edu/admissions/how-to-apply/first-year-applicants/ http://law.gsu.edu/admissions/paying-for-law-school/scholarships-and-waivers/||10/31/2016|
|Golden Gate University School of Law||"Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible during the admissions cycle. "||"Fall 2017: The application priority deadline is April 15, 2017"|
"Applications may be accepted after the posted deadline and reviewed on a space-available basis."
|Gonzaga University School of Law||"Merit-based scholarships...all entering applicants are considered for scholarship by the Admissions Committee. New students should also consider applying for the Thomas More Schplarship. Applications are separate from the admissions application, and are due by February 1st of each year."||"The deadline is April 15th. We may accept applications after the deadline with special permission from the Admissions Committee."||N||https://www.law.gonzaga.edu/prospective/faq/||10/31/2016|
|Hamline University School of Law||"Admissions decisions will be made on a rolling basis as completed applications are received. "||"All first-year students' admission applications are reviewed for merit scholarship eligibility. No additional scholarship application is needed to be considered."||"The application deadline for the fall 2017 term is Aug. 1, 2017."||N||http://www.hamline.edu/law/jd/apply/||10/31/2016|
|Harvard University Law School||"Does Harvard Law School have an "early admission" or an "early decision" process?
No. We have a rolling admission process."
|"HLS does not award merit or full-ride scholarships, but instead focuses on need-based aid. "||"The deadline for submitting applications is February 1."||N||http://hls.harvard.edu/dept/jdadmissions/apply-to-harvard-law-school/the-application-process/admissions-faq/||10/31/2016|
|Hofstra University, School of Law||"J.D. Early Action|
|"J.D. 1L Regular|
April 15: priority
|Howard University School of Law||"An application must be COMPLETED by MARCH 15. The Admissions Committee uses a rolling admissions system. Accordingly, as an applicant, you are encouraged to submit your application as early as possible."||N||http://www.law.howard.edu/656||10/31/2016|
|Indiana University, Bloomington School of Law - Maurer School of Law||"A completed application must be on record in the Maurer Admissions Office by November 15. Decisions will be made and communicated by December 15."||"...we recommend that you apply as early as possible."||"All applicants receive consideration for scholarship awards from Indiana Law."||"The admission committee makes decision on a rolling basis. While there is no firm admissions deadline, the committee begins admitting applicants before the December recess. Prospective students are therefore encouraged to apply early."||N||http://www.law.indiana.edu/degrees/jd/faq.shtml||10/31/2016|
|Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law||"Applicants who wish to apply through the Early Decision Program must have their applications complete by November 15.|
Early Decision Program applicants are notified of a decision by the end of December."
|"However, March 1 is our priority deadline and applications complete with CAS report by this date will receive a decision by the beginning of May."||Endowed Scholarships: "There is no set deadline to submit the application as an incoming student, but applicants are encouraged to submit the application soon after submitting the application for admission."||"We will accept applications for Fall through July 31"||"Applications completed after March 1 will be considered throughout the summer until the first day of orientation. June LSAT scores will be accepted."||N||http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/admissions/jd/faq.html http://mckinneylaw.iu.edu/admissions/jd/scholarships/about-scholarships.html||10/31/2016|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico, School of Law||"May 30 for people interested in starting in August semester|
November 30 for people interested in starting in January semester"
|John Marshall Law School||"The John Marshall Law School operates on a rolling admission policy. The Office of Admission continues to review applications until the entering class is full."||"Merit scholarships are awarded to entering students..." See http://www.jmls.edu/students/scholarships/listings.php if admitted students are automatically considered.||"Fall Application Period: Aug. 15 - April 1 |
Spring Application Period: Aug. 15 - Nov. 15
Applications submitted after the deadline will only be considered if space is available."
|John Marshall Law School - Atlanta||"The law school accepts applications year round and does not have application deadlines; however, applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible in order to complete the admissions process in a timely manner and to ensure consideration prior to the class becoming full."||"For admitted students our scholarships do not require an application. '||N||http://www.johnmarshall.edu/futurestudent/admissions-aid/application-process/|
|Lewis and Clark College Northwestern School of Law||"March 15* Application priority deadline*"||"March 1: Financial aid priority deadline"||"Applications received by March 15 are given priority consideration, although we will continue to accept applications after this date."||N||https://www.lclark.edu/offices/financial_aid/grad/timeline/||10/31/2016|
|Liberty University School of Law||"To qualify for scholarships, you must be accepted into the School of Law and meet scholarship criteria."||"Applications are accepted online at LSAC from September 1 through June 1 of the year of expected enrollment."||"Applicants who do not have all of the required documents in their files by July 1 may be withdrawn from the admissions process; therefore, it is imperative that the applicants monitor the status of their applications."||N||http://www.liberty.edu/law/index.cfm?PID=4042 http://www.liberty.edu/law/financial-aid/||10/31/2016|
|Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center||"The application fee is waived for students that submit an application on or before March 1, 2017."||"First-year students are automatically considered for scholarships upon admission.'||"The application deadline for the fall 2017 incoming class is June 1, 2017. "||N||http://www1.law.lsu.edu/admissions/faq/||10/31/2016|
|Loyola Law School - Los Angeles||"December 1, 2016:|
Deadline to submit
Early Decision Agreement
and application materials.
...receive a decision from the Admissions Committee by December 31, 2016"
|"February 1, 2017:|
deadline for full-time
April 15, 2017:
deadline for part-time
|"Admitted students are automatically considered for our merit scholarship program. Scholarship decisions are made on a rolling basis."||N||http://www.lls.edu/admissions/jdadmissions/apply/jdprogram/ http://www.lls.edu/admissions/jdadmissions/apply/jdprogram/earlydecisionprogram/||10/31/2016|
|Loyola University - New Orleans College of Law||"Applications completed by March are generally given priority. Applications completed after this date will be processed on a space-available basis only."||"There is no application deadline; however, applicants are strongly urged to submit applications as early as possible."||N||http://law.loyno.edu/admission-requirements||10/31/2016|
|Loyola University-Chicago School of Law||"Early Notification Deadline: January 15."||"Early notification is for anyone who completes their file, meaning the application and all supporting documentation is received by January 15th. Priority is given to these files and students will receive a decision no later than February 15th."||"Applicants interested in applying for endowed scholarships are advised to submit and complete their applications by the early notification deadline." (January 15)||"For all other JD applications, the deadline is April 1."||"All documentation for your file must be received by April 30."||N||http://www.luc.edu/law/admission/apply/index.html||10/31/2016|
|Marquette University Law School||"Full-Time Priority Application Deadline 1-Apr|
Part Time Priority Application Deadline 1-Jun"
|"All applicants offered admission are considered for scholarships as long as funds remain available; there is no separate scholarship application to submit."||"Applications will be accepted after the priority deadline."||N||http://law.marquette.edu/prospective-students/apply-online-first-year-students||10/31/2016|
|Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law||"Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications by January 1 in order to receive the timeliest consideration. '||"Mercer University School of Law accepts applications between September 1 and July 1 from prospective students wishing to begin their studies in the fall semester. "||N||http://law.mercer.edu/admissions/apply/||10/31/2016|
|Michigan State University College of Law||"The Admissions Committee encourages candidates for the Juris Doctor program to apply for admission at the earliest possible date after October 1."||"Candidates who wish to receive full consideration for scholarship aid are advised to apply for admission no later than February 1. "||"However, applications for admission may be submitted as late as April 30. "||N||http://www.law.msu.edu/admissions/timeframe-reqs.html||10/31/2016|
|Mississippi College School of Law||"Applications are due July 10 of each year for the dall entering class. However, we encourage applicants to apply early for consideration for scholarship opportunities."||N||http://law.mc.edu/prospective-students/prospective-students/applying/||10/31/2016|
|New England Law | Boston||"Priority - March 15, 2017"||All students are considered for our merit-based scholarships upon admission to the school, without further application.||N||http://www.nesl.edu/admissions/admissions_calendar.cfm|
|New York Law School||"Fall Admission Only: July 1, 2017"||"Fall 2017 Admission: April 1, 2017; Spring 2017: December 1, 2016; Summer 2017 Admission: April 1, 2017||"Applicants who submit applications after the April 1, 2017 priority consideration deadline will be actively considered for admission and merit scholarship as space allows."||N||http://www.nyls.edu/admissions/j-d-applicants/important_dates/||10/31/2016||Check for further updates.|
|New York University School of Law||"File and complete application by November 15
Notification by late December"
|"File and complete application by February 15
Notification by late April"
|"Applicants who wish to be considered for the following School of Law's Scholarship Programs must complete their application by January 1 and must have a complete law school report ready to be requested by the Office of Admissions no later than January 1" See link for Scholarships||"If your application is not complete by February 15, we will try to respond within twelve weeks of its completion, but we cannot guarantee a decision by a particular date. Please note that the Committee on Admissions may choose to return applications filed after the February 15 deadline."||"Your CAS report must be complete and ready to be requested by our office by February 15."||N||http://www.law.nyu.edu/jdadmissions/applicants/applications||10/31/2016|
|North Carolina Central University School of Law||"If you wish to be considered for financial assistance, you must complete the following:|
1. Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
2. Law School Financial Assistance Application"
|"All application materials for first-time applicants, re-applicants, and international student applicants must be received by the Office of Admissions no later than March 31st of the year of anticipated enrollment."||"Credential Assembly Service (CAS) report files must be complete at LSAC on or before March 31st, regardless of when the Office of Admissions requests their transmission. "||N||http://law.nccu.edu/admissions/deadlines/||10/31/2016|
|Northeastern University School of Law||"Early applicant deadline: November 15"||"Application deadline March 1. This is the priority deadline for first-year students. Applications received by March 1 are guarenteed a decision by April 15."||"The School of Law reviews every application in detail, and the Admissions Committee awards merit-based scholarships to students based on their individual applications. "||"Applications received after March 1 will be processed on a rolling basis."||N||http://www.northeastern.edu/law/admission/JD/faqs/first-year.html||10/31/2016|
|Northern Illinois University College of Law||"Early application is encouraged; however, we accept applications after the suggested deadline of April 1st. "||"Simply by applying to NIU College of Law, each applicant is considered for these scholarships. There is no additional application required."||N||http://www.niu.edu/law/admission/application/requirement.shtml http://www.niu.edu/law/admission/financial_aid/scholarships.shtml||10/31/2016|
|Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law||"Priority Application Deadline: April 1"||"Priority Scholarship Deadline: February 1"||N||http://chaselaw.nku.edu/futurestudents/jd/apply.html||10/31/2016|
|Northwestern University School of Law||"December 1|
Deadline for receipt of completed Early Decision application."
For applicants (admitted prior to February 15) requesting financial aid, deadline for receipt by the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid of...Scholarship and Grant Supplemental Application."
Deadline for receipt of completed JD application."
|Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center||"Priority consideration is given to applications submitted by May 1."||N||https://www.law.nova.edu/admission/fulltime-jd-applicants.html||10/31/2016|
|Ohio Northern University-Claude W. Pettit College of Law||"Students are encouraged to apply as early as possible to avail themselves of the greatest consideration for admission and scholarship and grant awards."||See previous.||"August 15, 2017 - Deadline to apply for Fall 2017 entry."||N||http://law.onu.edu/admissions/prospective_students/applying_law_school||10/31/2016|
|Oklahoma City University School of Law||*See online application*||N||http://law.okcu.edu/?future=applying||10/31/2016|
|Pace University School of Law||"November 15th - Priority Deadline for Spring Admission|
June 1st - Suggested filing date for Fall Admission"
|"Students who are accepted to Pace Law School are automatically considered for a number of Pace University-sponsored scholarships. However, additional steps are required to secure aid from other sources."||"Applications will be considered after the above deadlines on a Rolling Admissions basis. Only completed applications are considered and will be reviewed according to space availability. "||N||http://law.pace.edu/admissions-calendar http://law.pace.edu/financial-aid-services||10/31/2016|
|Pacific McGeorge School of Law||"The admissions committee admits applicants on a rolling basis; therefore, we encourage all applicants to submit their application early."||"Scholarship recipients are determined during the admission review process based upon information in application materials. No separate application is required. "||N||http://www.mcgeorge.edu/Future_Students/JD_Programs/Deadlines_and_Requirements.htm|
|Pepperdine University School of Law||"Our priority deadline is February 1"||"...our final deadline is April 1."||N||http://law.pepperdine.edu/admissions/juris-doctor/application-and-admission-process/faq.htm||10/31/2016|
|Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law — Puerto Rico||For August semester: Deadline April 15, Delayed Deadline May 15|
For January semester: Deadline September 30, Delayed Deadline October 15
|Quinnipiac University School of Law||"The Quinnipiac University School of Law operates under a rolling-admission system, but has a priority application deadline of March 1 for fall admission and scholarship consideration. Early application is strongly advised."||See previous.|
"Dean’s Fellows candidates should apply by Feb. 1."
|Regent University School of Law||See application on lsac.org||N||http://www.regent.edu/acad/schlaw/admissions/apply-jd.cfm||10/31/2016|
|Roger Williams||"Applications are accepted on a rolling admissions basis, but our priority deadline for fall admissions is April 1st. "||"All students applying to the School of Law are considered for these scholarships; no separate application is required."||N||http://law.rwu.edu/admission/apply/faqs http://law.rwu.edu/admission/scholarships||10/31/2016|
|Rutgers University, Camden School of Law||"The priority deadline for submitting applications is March 15th. "||"After March 15th, the Admissions Office will continue to receive and consider applications through August 1st on a rolling, space available basis."||http://camlaw.rutgers.edu/applying-rutgers-law||10/31/2016|
|Rutgers University, Newark School of Law||"The priority deadline for submitting applications is March 15th."||"Applicants are encouraged to submit their application materials as early as possible to ensure seat reservation ability and scholarship opportunities."||"After March 15th, the Admissions Office will continue to receive and consider applications through August 1ston a rolling, space available basis."||N||http://law.newark.rutgers.edu/admissions-financial-aid/admissions-overview/application-instructions-first-year-students||10/31/2016|
|Saint Louis University School of Law||"Because we have a rolling admissions system, it is to your advantage to complete your application as early as possible in the application cycle. "||"Applicants wanting consideration for merit-based scholarships, including the 1843 full-tuition scholarship, must complete an application prior to February 1."||"All applications received after September 1 are considered for the following fall term. "||N||http://www.slu.edu/school-of-law-home/admissions/jd-admissions/admissions-faqs||10/31/2016|
|Samford University Cumberland School of Law||"Applicants are encouraged to submit applications by the December 31st priority deadline, as seats fill quickly and scholarships are awarded early in the admission process. "||"All admitted applicants are automatically considered for scholarship assistance based upon merit...Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application materials before the Dec. 31 priority deadline."||"June 1 is the ultimate deadline to submit your application, personal statement, resume and any addenda. "||"Your credential assembly service (CAS) report and two letters of recommendation can be received at a date no later than April 1st."||N||http://www.samford.edu/cumberlandlaw/faqs||11/14/2016|
|Santa Clara University School of Law||"Nov 15, 2016: Early Application Deadline"||"February 15, 2017: Regular Application Deadline"||"All applications are automatically considered for scholarship."||N||http://law.scu.edu/admissions/apply/#calendar http://law.scu.edu/admissions/financial-aid/||11/4/2016|
|Seattle University School of Law||"February 1 deadline for a completed application for consideration for the Access Admission program"||"While the application priority deadline is March 1,...you should submit your application materials as soon as you are prepared to do so. You need not wait unitl you have taken the LSAT and/ or received your score."||"Scholarships awarded by Seattle University School of Law do not require a separate application process except for the Scholars for Justice Award, the Law Librarianship Scholarship, and the Outlaws Civil Rights Scholarship."||N||http://www.law.seattleu.edu/admission/applicants/application-process http://www.law.seattleu.edu/office-and-administration/student-financial-services/financial-aid-programs/scholarships||11/4/2016|
|Seton Hall Law School||"The general admission priority deadline for Fall admission is April 1, 2015." Check back with website for an updated deadline||FAFSA: "Seton Hall Law's priority deadline is April 1, 2015." Check back on website for an updated deadline.|
"All applicants for admission are reviewed for merit scholarship awards—no separate application is required for consideration."
|"The deadline for first-year admission is a priority deadline and an application may still be accepted after that date (so you may contact our office to find out if we are still accepting applications)"||N||http://law.shu.edu/ProspectiveStudents/faq.cfm http://law.shu.edu/Admissions/financial-aid-scholarships.cfm||11/4/2016||Check for further updates on website|
|Houston College of Law|
Formally South Texas College of Law
|"Applications must be received by March 15 (for fall entry) and October 1 (for spring entry)."||"Once an application has been submitted, it must become complete six weeks following the deadline. Applications that remain incomplete by this deadline will be ineligible for committee review."||N||http://www.hcl.edu/admissions/index.html||11/4/2016|
|Southern Illinois University School of Law||"We offer a rolling admissions process and we will accept scores from the June LSAT administration."||N||http://www.law.siu.edu/academics/degree-programs/jd-program/how-to-apply.html||11/14/2016|
|Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law||"Applications and supporting materials, including your CAS report, must be received by November 15. By the end of January, we will inform you that your application has been accepted, denied, or held for further review."||"Applications and supporting materials, including your CAS report, must be received by February 15. We will accept the February LSAT for regular decision, even if the scores are posted after February 15. We will inform you that your application has been accepted, denied, or placed on a waiting list by the end of April."||"Applications completed by the regular decision deadline will automatically be considered for academic scholarships."||N||http://www.law.smu.edu/admissions/how-to-apply|