Students

From our beginning in 1906, more than 10,000 students have walked through the halls of LSU Law and graduated with a degree to practice law. LSU Law students are intelligent, diverse, energetic, enthusiastic and committed to making the world a better place through their legal education.

They also participate in the life of the law school and make it a better place. LSU Law features:

LSU Law students have the resources find success in law school in the classroom as well as out of it.

Students at LSU Law are trained rigorously in the same common law and federal law subjects that are taught at other leading American law schools. The curriculum prepares LSU Law students for practice or service in the state, national and global arenas.

LSU Law’s Career Services Office is dedicated to assisting students and alumni. Our career counselors will help you de ne career objectives and identify employment opportunities based on your experience, interests, values, skills and geographic preferences.

Campus life at LSU Law reflects the intellectual, social and personal interests of the entire legal community. As students, you have the freedom to pursue your interests — both academically and socially — with a variety of programs and activities that allow you to leave your mark on the LSU Law Center.

Law school life can be stressful, so LSU Law has numerous opportunities for students to enjoy their time here, whether it’s being a part of Saturday nights in Death Valley or a summer abroad in Lyon, France. LSU Law welcomes and encourages meaningful student involvement as well as student and family fun. Join tiger tailgate parties, Family Days, academic pursuits or whatever suits your interest.

Since our founding in 1906, LSU Law has been recognized for academic excellence, an outstanding faculty, and integrated programs in civil and common law. When combined with an international and comparative law focus, we offer a truly global legal education. Ranked among the top law schools in the country, LSU Law provides a rigorous yet personal legal education while providing students with the practical knowledge needed in today’s competitive legal market.

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