Admissions

At GW Law, our students learn both inside and outside the classroom. With a campus in the heart of nation's capital, GW Law places student at the center of the most dynamic legal and policy activity in the country.

With world-renowned faculty and a location only four blocks from the White House, GW Law places students at the center of the most dynamic legal and policy activity in the country. Our students combine theoretical learning with hands-on experience through clinics, skills competitions, and field placement positions with the leading policy-making and legal institutions that surround GW Law. This combination of location and expertise helps our students gain a competitive advantage both in their law school and professional careers.

Degree Programs



JD Admissions

JD ADMISSIONS

Review admission requirements and deadlines, and check the status of your application.

LLM Admissions

LLM ADMISSIONS

Learn about GW Law's 11 LLM degree programs.

SJD Admissions

SJD ADMISSIONS

The law school admits a very limited number of candidates for the Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) Degree.

Other Degree Programs

OTHER DEGREE PROGRAMS

Find out about our master's programs in intellectual property law and government procurement.



Financial Aid Information

Financial Aid Information

Learn more about the types of financial aid available.

Cost of Attendance

Cost of Attendance

See the total cost of attendance for the nine-month academic year.

Deadlines and Key Dates

Deadlines and Key Dates

Learn about upcoming deadlines for admissions and financial aid.