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

93.4%

Overall employment rate

#26

Top law schools

US News

163

Median LSAT

(2017 Entering Class)

Financial Assistance

BC Law is one of the most cost-effective private law schools in the nation: We rank #1 among private schools whose salaries for graduates most outweigh debt, and #3 overall (US News). And 88% 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
Guess Who is Teaching My Class?  Link to article
A couple weeks into my 1L year, on my drive into school, I heard a report on public radio about a recent Supreme Judicial Court (the Massachusetts state supreme court) decisio...
February 23, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
To Join or Not to Join (Law Review): That Was the Question  Link to article
There’s no way around it: law school is arduous and stressful, even without law review. An average law student can expect to spend around 40 hours a week preparing for and att...
February 20, 2018
Marcus Nemeth
Thank you #BCLawImpact  Link to article
Thank you to everyone who came out and thanked a mentor on our #BCLawImpact day!
February 15, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes

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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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