Clerkships Available in the Garden State Each Year
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# 74

Rutgers Law Review Ranking (out of 1,000 publications)
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of the first law schools to establish a program supporting diverse students

Top 20

program in legal research and writing

At a Glance

1 Application, 2 Choices

Our streamlined application process puts you in control of where to begin your Rutgers Law education

30+ Clinics and Pro Bono Projects
20,000+ Alumni Network

We're one of the largest law schools in the nation, but with a student-faculty ratio that means you'll get the attention you need

83 Miles

between our two campuses—a distance virtually eliminated by our holodeck.

120+ Combined Faculty
Study Abroad

Rutgers Law is a leader in international and immigration policy law, and we use the world as our classroom. You can study critical global issues, such as South African constitutional law or child migration, then travel with students from both campuses to gain a deeper understanding of the subject matter.

A Wealth of Academic Expertise

Our academic program boasts strengths in various areas of study, with faculty experts on dozens of relevant topics, and established certificate programs in business law, family law, and criminal law.


  • Camden
  • Newark



Our location in Camden offers a walkable urban enclave ideal for the studious life of a law student with nearby Philadelphia providing the metropolitan advantages of big city life.





Students in Newark enjoy a lively campus experience in New Jersey's largest city with even more options within close proximity in New York City.