Transfer StudentsApplicants must have successfully completed at least one year of law study at an ABA approved law school, and be in good academic standing. Transfer candidates will be accepted for matriculation only at the beginning of an academic year. For transfer students admitted from ABA accredited law schools, credit for classes in which the student has earned a “C” or better will be accepted, up to 28 credits. Students will be advised of the credits that are accepted for transfer and whether they are applied to required courses before the students is asked to make a commitment to attend Fordham.
Applications may be submitted from March 15, 2015 - June 30, 2015. Applicants applying as a transfer student must submit:
Transfer applications are considered during the latter part of July, and applicants will ordinarily receive a decision during the first week of August.
Visiting StudentsApplications for Visiting Student status may be submitted December 15, 2014 for the spring term and from March 15, 2015 - June 30, 2015 for the fall term.
Applicants applying as visiting students must submit:
Applying online via LSAC.org is strongly preferred. If you wish to apply with a paper application please download it here or make the request through email (mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org) or by calling the Office of Admissions at 212.636.6810.
Note: Transfer and visiting students register after all continuing Fordham Law School students have. This may limit the availability of courses. Transfer and visiting students are encouraged to explore the availability of courses prior to accepting the offer of admission. To do so, they should contact the Registrar's Office at 212.636.6801.