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Contacts

Website: http://www.law.columbia.edu/jd_applicants
Phone: (212) 854-2670
Admissions e-mail: admissions@law.columbia.edu


Program Information

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • 3 years
  • Joint programs are available. Descriptions can be found here

Admission statistics

  • Total number of applicants in 2013: 5,797
  • Entering class size in 2013: 352

Admission Requirements

Course and Degree Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Required Courses
    • None in particular

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GPA

  • Minimum GPA: none
  • Median GPA of Entering class 2013: 3.70
  • Average GPA of Entering class 2013: 3.67

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LSAT

  • Minimum score: none
  • Median score of Entering class 2013: 171
  • Average score of Entering class 2013: 170
  • If LSAT was taken more than once, all LSAT scores will be considered
  • The LSAT must be taken before December 2013 to qualify for this application cycle. Scores older than June 2009 will not be accepted.

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Supporting Documents

  • Application Form through LSAC
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Official transcripts from universities attended
  • Letters of Reference (2)
  • LSAT Score
  • Optional Supplemental Statements
  • Dean's Letter, if applicable
  • Application Fee

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Interview

  • Skype interview (new)

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Timeline 2013-2014

  • September 1, 2013 - Applicants may begin to submit applications to the J.D. program
  • October 7, 2013 - Last LSAT administration date that meets the Early Decision Plan deadline.
  • November 15, 2013 - Early Decision Plan application deadline
  • December 9, 2013 - Last LSAT administration date that meets Regular Admission deadline
  • March 3, 2014 - Regular Admission application deadline

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Tuition 2012-2013

  • First year tuition - $ 55, 916
  • Total first year budget (including tuition and housing and living expenses) – $82,795 USD

For information on tuition and financial aid, click here

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