Civility, cooperation and support define the University of Minnesota Law School. While our faculty are some of the most accomplished scholars in the world, they also are eager to mentor and readily available to help you succeed. Our collegial culture emphasizes teamwork, problem solving, leadership and persuasion, skills that are essential beyond law school for all fields of employment.
With more than 13,000 alumni worldwide, the University of Minnesota Law School offers you access to alumni in leadership positions at large law firms, small boutique firms, corporate legal departments, public interest organizations, and the local, state and federal judiciary systems.
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Nearly 40 student organizations advance your career and provide ways to recharge from the rigors of academics. Choices range from the Asylum Law Project to the Fighting Mondales Hockey Club, from the International Law Society to the Older & Wiser Law Students, and from the Women’s Law Student Association to the Theatre of the Relatively Talentless (TORT)!
69% non-Minnesota residents (class of 2021)
33 states and Washington, D.C. represented in class of 2021
Alumni in 50 states and 70 countries
250 sitting state and federal judges
One-to-one career counseling begins during your first year