Admission

Choose Your Path to a Degree In Law

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    First Year J.D. Applicant

    At Roger Williams University School of Law, we seek to enroll a diverse first year J.D. class from across the United States and the world.

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    Transfer J.D. Applicant

    Transfer students are able to take advantage of our Clinical Guarantee, Affordable Excellence Tuition Guarantee, and utilize both of our campuses in Bristol and Providence.

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    International J.D. Applicants

    At RWU Law, we equip you with the foundational knowledge, skills-based training, and real-world experience you need to hit the ground running as soon as possible.

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    M.S.L. Applicants

    The MSL Program is designed for students who want to bring legal knowlede to their work.

Deposit Portal for Admitted Students

If you have already been admitted to RWU Law—Congratulations! Deposit now to secure your seat in the next class. Then visit our Admitted Students site to get even more resources to start your law career.

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Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit

We invite you to visit our beautiful seaside Main Campus in Bristol and our urban Experiential Campus in downtown Providence.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office provides information about and access to a variety of funding sources to supplement each student’s available funds.

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Commitment to Diversity

Commitment to Diversity

Within the group of students deemed qualified, the law school, for several reasons, seeks to admit a class of students with varying backgrounds and experiences.

Learn About Our Commitment
Viewbook Request

Viewbook Request

Learn more about RWU Law and why we're the one to set you on your legal education journey. Sign our Guest Book and we'll send you a free copy of the viewbook.

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Never Too Late

Stephanie Diorio, RWU Class of 2019 Juris Doctor

As a career paralegal, Stephanie Diorio arrived at RWU Law armed with a solid grasp of the law.

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More About RWU Law

Student Ambassadors

Student Ambassadors

Meet RWU Law’s Student Ambassadors. They are a group of current students who generously volunteer with the Office of Admissions.

Law Recruitment

Law Recruitment

Roger Williams University School of Law spends every fall traveling throughout the country to speak with students.

Admitted Students

Admitted Students

Check out our online resource for all the information you need to know leading up to your arrival at the law school.

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