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Fast Facts

The Marine Affairs Institute holds a major symposium every other year. These events draw national and international experts in their various fields to RWU Law. Students can attend these symposia for free. Past topics range from fisheries law, climate change and the legacy of the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

First Impressions

Blithewold Gardens

Consumer Data

ABA Standard 509 Information Report (2016)


Academic Calendar




Academic Requirements

JD Program

Joint Degree Programs



Roger Williams University School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association.  For more information contact:

Office of the Consultant on Legal Education
Section on Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
American Bar Association
321 N. Clark Street, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: (312) 988-6728
Fax: (312) 988-5681

Roger Williams University School of Law has been a member of the American Association of Law Schools (AALS) since 2006.


Admissions Data

Class of 2016 Statistics

ABA Standard 509 Information Report (Fall 2016)


Bar Passage

ABA Standard 509 Information Report (Fall 2016)


Cost of Attendance

Cost of Attendance Information 2013-2014 (PDF)
Cost of Attendance Information 2014-2015 (PDF)


Estimated Cost of Attendance Information


Estimated Cost of Attendance Information 

Curricular Offerings



Employment Outcomes

To view our most up-to-date employment data, visit our Employment Outcomes page.


Enrollment Data, Attrition, and Graduation Rates

ABA Standard 509 Information Report (Fall 2016)


Faculty and Administration



ABA Standard 509 Information Report (Fall 2016)


Financial Aid

Financial Aid Process


Library Resources

Library Website


Scholarship and Retention Data

Scholarship Information

Scholarship Retention Information


Transfer Credits

Information for Transfer Applicants



Tuition and Fees

Tuition Refund Policy