Admissions & Aid | Pace Law School

Admissions & Aid

Forging a Path to Practice

Pace Law students follow a distinctive path to practice curriculum to ensure that they graduate ready to practice law in a wide range of legal fields. Join us and become a part of a vibrant, ambitious and nurturing community focused on exceptional and practical training and mentoring.

Apply to the JD Program

The JD program offers a rigorous, integrated curriculum designed to ensure the development of academic, procedural and lawyering skills. Flexible scheduling allows students to choose either a full-time or part-time option.

Apply to the LLM Program

Pace Law offers leading Master of Laws (LLM) programs in environmental law and comparative legal studies. Within these programs, students may choose from several specializations that match their particular interests and goals.

Apply to the SJD Program

The Doctor of Juridical Science (SJD) in Environmental Law is a research-oriented degree program intended to guide new scholars through writing and publishing a doctoral dissertation that creates original knowledge in a specific area of environmental law.

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Financing Your Education

Pace Law is committed to making law school possible for every student accepted to our degree programs, whatever their current financial circumstances. We recognize students with superior academic achievement, and our Office of Financial Aid works to assist all students in receiving a comprehensive financial aid package that includes a combination of need-based aid and merit-based awards.

JD Class Profile

485/48 = Full-time/Part-time
25 = Average Age
152/3.3 = Median LSAT/GPA
25% = Students of Diversity

Stories of Student Success

Alumni

Representing Real Clients

This recent graduate gained invaluable practical training as a student through Pace’s robust Immigration Justice Clinic.

W. Paul Alvarez, '16
Immigration Law
Student

Bringing Experience into the Classroom

Non-traditional students often ask whether it is possible to strike a manageable work-life balance while in law school. This full-time law enforcement officer and 3L student shows it is possible.

Benjamin Campos, '17
Criminal Law
Student

Driven by a passion for sports

Pace Law’s unique path to practice allowed her to pursue curricular offerings, student clubs and activities and an internship at one of the sports and entertainment industry's more colorful organizations.

Brieanne Scully, ‘17
Sports and Entertainment Law
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Visit Campus / Fall Recruiting

Information gained through discussion and personal experience is essential to the admission process. We encourage you to schedule a visit to campus to meet faculty, current students and staff members to discuss the admissions and financial aid process. We will also travel to national LSAC forums and undergraduate campuses to meet with prospective students this fall.

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Application Tracker

All Applicants to the JD program, (first year, transfer, full-time or part-time), please click below to view the status of your application. The site requires the username and password that you received via email from Pace Law when you applied.

Upcoming Admissions Events

LSAC Boston Forum

Fri, Nov 10, 2017
1:00 PM
Renaissance Boston Waterfront, 606 Congress St

SUNY New Paltz Graduate School Fair

Tue, Nov 14, 2017
2:00 PM
Student Union MPR - SUNY Purchase

SUNY Purchase Grad School Expo

Wed, Nov 15, 2017
11:30 AM
Purchase College Performing Arts Center

Meet the Admissions Staff

We welcome you to contact us by phone 914-422-4210 or email admissions@law.pace.edu