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Strong Outcomes

  • 92% employment–representing every sector (BigLaw, government, public interest, clerkships, etc.)
  • #28 nationally for placing graduates in full-time, long-term legal jobs (2016 ABA employment summary)
  • #38 nationwide for placing graduates in the 100 biggest law firms, making St. John's Law a National Law Journal "Go-To Law School"

Affordable Education

  • One of the most affordable private law schools in New York by debt load
  • Over $20 million awarded as scholarships in 2016-2017

Faculty Who Prepare You For the Profession

  • 19 clinics and centers and dozens of externships providing hands-on experience
  • Individualized, proactive, integrated approach to career development that ensures that every student has a customized plan for success

Alumni Connections

  • A loyal network of 16,000+ who give, teach, mentor, and hire
  • The advantage of starting your career with support in New York City

J.D. Programs

Admissions Policies and Practices

Gain a competitive edge in the dynamic legal marketplace:

J.D. Admissions Office
St. John's University School of Law
Belson and Finley Halls Room 3-37
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
Phone: 718-990-6474  Fax: 718-990-2526  
[email protected]