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Key Dates

We operate under a rolling admissions system, but we suggest you submit your application by March 1 for fall admission and scholarship consideration.

Date Recommended Action
September 1 Application cycle begins
February 1 Deadline for applying for the Dean's Fellows Scholarship
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March 1

March 1 is the suggested deadline for application, but we accept applications up until August 1.

Deadline for priority consideration for admissions and merit-based scholarships

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Spring Please see your Admitted Student Portal about submitting your deposit
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How to Apply

1

Register with the Credential Assembly Service (CAS)

This service will send your transcripts, application and letters of recommendation to the law school. Quinnipiac’s LSAC code is 3973.

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2

Complete the application form

Complete the electronic application using CAS.

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3

Request that all transcripts be sent to CAS

Request transcripts from every undergraduate and graduate school attended. All transcripts should be sent directly to the Credential Assembly Service.

4

Write your personal statement

We are interested in learning more about you as an individual. The personal statement is your opportunity to share with us your unique life experiences, what is important to you and what makes you want to pursue a legal education. A carefully crafted, well-written and concise statement is what we are looking for as we seek to learn more about you and assess your writing ability. This essay should reflect solely your own work and not exceed 750 words.

5

Submit a resume

We require a resume that clearly outlines life, work, education and community service experience.

5

Arrange for at least two letters of recommendation

Consider asking academic professors or employers to provide positive, accurate statements on your behalf. Quinnipiac University School of Law requires a total of two letters or recommendation and will accept up to three. These documents should be sent directly to CAS. 

Required Documents

All applicants must submit their application and supporting materials using the Law School Admissions Council's (LSAC) Credential Assembly Service (CAS).
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A complete application consists of the following materials:

  • Application
  • Law School Admissions Test (LSAT) score(s)
  • LSAT writing sample
  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Letters of recommendation

Program-Specific Admission Requirements

There are admission requirements specific to some of our programs. Please review those requirements and contact us with any questions you have.

Admissions

JD/MBA

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law and School of Business are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

JD/MBA

Admissions

JD/MELP (Master of Environmental Law and Policy)

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

JD/MELP (Master of Environmental Law and Policy)

Admissions

JD/MERL (Master of Energy Regulation and Law)

We make our admissions process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

JD/MERL (Master of Energy Regulation and Law)

Admissions

JD/MFALP (Master of Food and Agriculture Law and Policy)

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

JD/MFALP (Master of Food and Agriculture Law and Policy)

Admissions

JD/MSW

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

JD/MSW

Admissions

BA or BS/JD (3+3)

Students who are admitted to Quinnipiac are automatically considered for entry into the accelerated dual-degree program, and those who meet the qualifications will be invited into the program. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

BA or BS/JD (3+3)

Admissions

LLM in Health Law

We make our admission process as straightforward and personalized as possible. If you have any questions or need guidance, our counselors and advisers in the School of Law are available to assist you at every stage of your application process.

LLM in Health Law

Health Care Compliance

Certificate

On Campus

In the high-risk health care industry, there is a growing need for skilled compliance officers to help ensure that health care providers adhere to all regulations regarding patient safety, the privacy of patient information and billing practices. The Health Care Compliance Certificate program prepares you to effectively manage your organization’s compliance at both the state and federal level, mitigating cases of health care fraud and data theft.

On Campus

Equal Opportunity

Quinnipiac University School of Law supports equality of educational and employment opportunity. No person shall be denied admission to any educational program or activity or be denied employment on the basis of race, color, disability, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, or ethnic or national origin.

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