THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON SCHOOL OF LAW
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GRE and LSAT now accepted
Akron is the first public law school in Ohio to accept the GRE and the first law school in the country to do so whose annual tuition for all students is under $25,000.
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Blended Online J.D. Program
Our new Blended Online J.D. Program makes it easier for people with full-time jobs and other obligations to attend law school.
Through our clinical programs, you can build expertise in such areas as trademark, civil litigation, economic development and more.
Law School unveils new Washington D.C. IP Externship program
The program offers Akron Law students interested in IP law the opportunity to gain valuable experience working in a legal capacity for government, public interest organizations, judges, or other related entities in Washington. More.
Former University of Akron School of Law Associate Professor Ryan T. Holte, now a judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims, has selected many recent and future Akron Law graduates for clerkship.
Emily Janoski-Haehlen named dean of Akron Law following a national search. She is expected to begin on Feb. 21, 2022.
The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction awarded Akron Law a grant to continue its work on Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine's Expedited Pardon Project.
Students from 14 local high schools have the opportunity to listen to arguments before the state’s highest court, the Ohio Supreme Court.
Akron Law hosts the U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals for an oral argument and a question and answer session after.