Academics at Akron Law
Our commitment to academics and excellence in teaching is long-standing. It is our mission to provide all students with high quality teaching. Akron Law students consistently comment that our professors provide them with a first tier educational experience in terms of quality instruction inside of the classroom and accessibility outside of the classroom. Not only does Akron Law ensure that you will graduate with a foundation in the essential skills needed to practice law or succeed in other professional settings, but we also constantly adapt to both the marketplace and your individual needs.
Academic programs and services
Information about group study sessions and individual consultations that will help you master the course materials.
Enhance your credentials by earning a certificate in litigation, intellectual property or health law.
Akron Law is more than an outstanding law school; we are a legal education center, providing the community at-large access to the law.
Experience the real practice of law in a variety of supervised settings. You'll work with courts, attorneys and clients on actual cases.
Details and descriptions about the curriculum including course descriptions and track options.
A joint degree program allows a student to obtain a J.D. and a master’s degree at the same time.
The school's intensive writing program will provide you with critical instruction in the areas of legal research, legal analysis, and legal writing.
Akron Law Review
The Review is a scholarly legal publication of the school's C. Blake McDowell Law Center.
- The Akron Tax Journal
- The Akron Intellectual Property Journal
- Akron Journal of Constitutional Law and Policy
In the last 25 years Akron trial teams have been champions or Co-champions in the 41 district tournaments
How to schedule, to register and to track your degree progress. Includes the student handbook and other useful information.