JD 2017–2018 Admissions Timeline

October 1, 2017
First day JD applications accepted for Fall 2018.

November 15, 2017
Transfer/visiting student deadline for Spring 2018.

February 1, 2018
Deadline to submit Early Decision application.

February 1, 2018
Deadline to submit Presidential Merit Scholarship application.

March 1, 2018
Early action transfer deadline for Fall 2018.

March 1, 2018
First-year JD regular decision application deadline.

May 10, 2018
Visiting student deadline for Summer 2017.

June 15, 2018
Transfer/visiting student deadline for Fall 2018.


Applications for the Fall and Spring semesters are accepted on a rolling basis. For priority review, especially for scholarship consideration, applications for Fall admission should be received by March 15, but will continue to be accepted on a space-available basis until June 1. For Spring admission, the priority deadline is November 1.

Financial Aid

Financial aid deadlines are listed by degree.