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Lawyers are change makers. One client, one issue, one policy change at a time. 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. Because when you change the law, you can change the world.
What type of JD applicant are you?
First Year Applicant
Late Applications are accepted until August 1st.
At Roger Williams University School of Law, we seek to enroll a diverse first year JD class from across the United States and the world. With an emphasis on experiential education through our Clinical Guarantee, we welcome applications from prospective students who wish to learn through practice.
RWU Law welcomes applications from transfer students. 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.
Part-Time JD Option
While RWU Law does not offer a night program, we do offer students the option to enroll part-time during the day. Our program is designed to meet the needs students with family obligations and those who continue to work part-time during their law school enrollment.
Accelerated Graduation Option
Designed for students looking who want to minimize their time out of the job market while saving an entire semester of living expenses, RWU Law offers an accelerated graduation option. Students choosing option will still have access to all that an RWU Law degree offers, but graduate a semester earlier.
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.
We welcome applications from students currently enrolled in another ABA accredited law school who wish to spend a semester or year at Roger Williams University School of Law.