Admission

A Degree of Distinction. A School of Conviction. 

We educate distinguished lawyers and industry leaders, shaped by a legacy of academic excellence, acclaimed scholars, and extensive experiential opportunities—all in one of the nation’s most historic and dynamic cities.

Our intensive curriculum, supportive faculty, fiercely loyal alumni, and holistic approach to learning help our students consistently land positions in law firms and industries across the country and around the globe. The National Association of Law Placement ranks us 16th in graduates securing full-time/long-term positions requiring bar passage.

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BC Law Facts & Figures

#16

Top law schools

Above the Law

91.5%

Overall employment rate

#30

Top law schools

U.S. News

163

Median LSAT

(2016 Entering Class)

Financial Assistance

BC Law is one of the most cost-effective private law schools in the nation: We rank 3rd among schools whose salaries for graduates most outweigh debt (US News). And 86% of our students receive financial assistance, through merit-based scholarships and full-tuition Public Service Scholarships.
 

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BC Law Voices

Our community is diverse—in backgrounds, interests, and experiences. Discover what BC Law students, faculty, and alumni are like, where they work, and what they do, on campus and beyond.

BC Law: Impact
The Cases We Read: Pennoyer v. Neff  Link to article
What comes to mind when you hear the words, “personal jurisdiction”? Fear? Loathing? Confusion because you’re a 1L or prospective student who has no idea wha...
September 18, 2016
Charlene Ochogo
What To Watch on Your Precious Study Breaks  Link to article
In law school, our free time is precious, so how we spend it matters. Wasting time on a show you’re unsure you’ll like is just too risky. Never fear though, becaus...
September 17, 2016
Caroline Reilly
Yes, We Go to School Sponsored Athletic (Social) Events: Softball  Link to article
The summer before my 1L year, I drove to Boston for the housing fair. It was the middle of the summer and I had no idea where to live (or who to live with). After the housing ...
September 08, 2016
Maria Colella

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Boston: Your Career Begins Here

The Boston area offers students access to thousands of law firms, a variety of industries, and the heart of our robust nationwide alumni network, ready to connect them to clinics, clerkships, and externships.
 

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