RWU Law is one of only 5 law schools in the country that specializes in marine affairs. Of these schools, RWU Law is only one of 2 that specialize in admiralty and maritime law.
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.
For the July 2012 bar exam, our first time pass rate was:
86% in Massachusetts*
86% in Rhode Island
* Massachusetts is the state where the largest number of our graduates sit for the bar exam
Additional information about our bar passage rates can be found in our ABA Standard 509 Information Report (Fall 2012).
To view our most up-to-date employment data, visit our Employment Outcomes page.
Tuition is charged on a per credit basis. For 2013-2014 each credit is $1380. For 30 credits (an average year), tuition is $41,400. Visit our Tuition and Fees page for more information. The tuition refund policy can be found here.