Prospective students who express interest in multiple law schools should apply via our Regular Admission program. Applications for the class entering in fall 2020 opened on September 1, 2019, and will be due February 15, 2020.
This program is for prospective students who have concluded that Columbia Law School is their first choice. Applications for the entering class of 2020 opened on September 1, 2019, and were due November 15, 2019.
Participate in the life of a great research university by pursuing a dual or joint degree, such as Columbia University's Three-Year J.D./M.B.A.
Innovative students who are currently completing their junior or senior year of undergraduate studies may apply for this deferred admissions initiative. Applications open on March 15, 2020, and will be due June 15, 2020.
Students currently enrolled at approved law schools may submit transfer applications for admission to the Class of 2022. The application opens on May 1, 2020, and the deadline is July 15, 2020.
Columbia Law School accepts applications for those applying for admission as non-matriculating visiting students. The application opens on May 1, 2020, and the deadline is July 15, 2020.