George Washington Law

From SUS Redbooks
Jump to: navigation, search
Law
Canadian universities

Alberta
UBC
Calgary
Dalhousie
Manitoba
McGill
Moncton
New Brunswick
Ottawa
Saskatchewan
Toronto
Victoria
UWO
Windsor
York

American universities

Chicago
Columbia
Cornell
Duke
Georgetown
George Washington
Harvard
NYU
Northwestern
Notre Dame
Stanford

International universities

Location

George Washington Law
2100 Foxhall Rd NW
Washington, DC 20007
United States of America

Contacts

Website: http://www.law.gwu.edu
Telephone: (202)994-7230
Email: jdadmit@law.gwu.edu

Program Information

  • Juris Doctor (JD) program
    • 3 year program
    • For more information, click here
  • Joint programs are available:
    • JD/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
    • JD/MA
    • JD/Master of Public Administration
    • JD/Master of Public Policy
    • JD/Master of Public Health
    • JD/Public Health Certificate
    • JD/Master of Education Policy
    • For more information on these programs, click here
  • Other law programs are also available:
    • Masters of Law (LLM): For more information, click here
    • Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD): For more information, click here
    • Master of Science in Government Contracts: For more information, click here
    • Master of Studies in Law in Intellectual Property Law (MSL-IP): For more information, click here

Class of 2021 Admission Statistics

  • Students enrolled: 407
    • Full-Time students: 381
    • Part-Time students: 26
  • Gender:
    • Female: 52%
    • Male: 48%
  • Minorities: 37%
  • Median LSAT: 165
  • Median GPA: 3.71 (4.0-point scale)

For more information click here

Admissions Requirements

  • Must hold or expect to hold a bachelor's degree prior to September of the entry year from regionally accredited university.
  • In addition, applicants must have taken the LSATs within the past five years.

For more information, click here

GPA

  • There are no minimum cut-offs for GPA.
  • Applicants are chosen based upon probability of excelling in the program, thus a satisfactory GPA is recommenced but not required.

For more information, click here

Law School Admission Test (LSAT)

  • All applicants must take the Law School Admission Test (LSAT).
  • There are no minimum cutoff scores for the LSAT.
  • The October LSAT score is the last score accepted for the Early Decision Plan.
  • The Feburary LSAT score is the last score accepted for Regular Decision applicants.
  • LSAT has to be taken within the past five years.
  • If the LSAT is taken more than once, all scores will be evaluated, but the highest score will be weighted more.

For more information click here

Supporting Documents

  • Application completed via LSAC.
  • Personal statement and resume.
  • Transcripts and LSAT scores sent to CAS
  • At least one letter of recommendation/evaluation submitted to CAS.
  • Application form and application fee ($80) through LSAC
  • Personal interviews are not included in the selection process.

For more information click here

Timeline 2017-2018

  • October 1, 2017: First day J.D. regular and early decision applications accepted
  • November 15, 2017: Transfer/visiting student deadline
  • February 1, 2018: Deadline to submit early decision application.
  • February 1, 2018: Deadline to submit Presidential Merit Scholarship Application
  • March 1, 2018: First-year J.D. application deadline.
  • March 1, 2018: Early action transfer deadline
  • May 10, 2018: Visiting student deadline
  • June 15, 2018: Transfer/visiting student deadline

For more information click:here

Tuition 2017-2018

  • Full-Time Students:
    • Tuition: USD$ 58,520
    • Total fees (including books, rent, etc): USD$ 85,900
  • Part-Time Students:
    • Tuition: USD$ 43,260
    • Total fees (including books, rent, etc): USD$ 70,200

For more information click here
For more information on financial aid and scholarships, click here