Your application to Rutgers Law School will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Take the next step with Rutgers Law

Our streamlined law school application process puts you in control of where you begin your Rutgers Law education. To learn more about the process and connect with admissions staff, join us at one of our Online Info Sessions.

Contact the Admissions Office in Camden at (856) 225-6102
Contact the Admissions Office in Newark at (973) 353-5554

How to Apply

Step 1:

  • Complete all sections of the LSAC Application. The fall 2022 application is now open with a priority deadline on March 15 and final deadline on May 15. The Admissions Committee reviews completed applications on a rolling basis. 

Step 2:

  • Undergraduate transcripts and at least two letters of recommendation must be submitted through LSAC's Credential Assembly Service. LSAT scores earned within the last five years will be considered. 

Step 4:

  • Provide a current résumé and personal essay with your LSAC application. Include such things as professional experience, motivation for attending law school, career successes, extracurricular activities, background information, and your career goals. 

Step 5:

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