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J.D. Admissions

We are now accepting transfer applications.
Deadline to apply is August 1. Learn more here.


The University of Minnesota Law School’s full-time J.D. degree program begins annually in late August. We draw talented, diverse students from every part of the United States and numerous countries who are seeking an academically rigorous program in a supportive environment.

We are distinguished by a collegial culture that emphasizes collaboration, public service, problem solving and leadership. Our exceptional faculty bring real-world experience, practice, and leading research into the classroom. Passionate about their vocation and committed to integrating theory and practice in their teaching, they are demanding but eager to mentor and readily available to help students succeed along their chosen path.

Map showing Class of 2019 J.D. students come from 30 states and the District of Columbia.

Class of 2019 J.D. students come from 30 states and the District of Columbia.

Contact Us

jdadmissions@umn.edu     612-625-3487

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University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-1000

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