Hofstra Law

JD Admissions

Your Path to Success Starts Here

 

The legal marketplace is changing at a rapid pace. Our curriculum adapts to these changes, enabling you to enter the profession with the skills necessary to succeed in your chosen field and a résumé that stands out from the competition.

 

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The JD program has full-time and part-time day programs; the admissions requirements are the same for both. In addition to the traditional JD program, Hofstra Law offers joint JD/MBA, JD/MALFL, and JD/MPH programs.

Visiting Hofstra Law

Just 25 miles east of New York City, you’ll find Hofstra’s campus. It’s a lush, nationally recognized, 224-acre arboretum, filled with colorful tulips and countless opportunities to learn, grow, and discover. Explore our campus virtually or come see us in person.

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Hofstra Law at a Glance

14:1

student-to-teacher ratio

#63

Nationally for Faculty Scholarship Ranked by St. Thomas University School of Law

#58

Nationally for Alumni Partners at Top 100 Firms Ranked by The National Law Journal

#68

Nationally for Class of 2019 Job Rankings Full-Time Long-Term Bar Passage Required Jobs Source: Law School Transparency (LST)

8

Clinical Programs

25

Miles to Manhattan

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Email: lawadmissions@hofstra.edu

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