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

#20

Top law schools

Above the Law

90.8%

Overall employment rate

#27

Top law schools

US News

164

Median LSAT

(2018 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
Law School, Take Two  Link to article
After four years of undergrad, two new cities, and a semester of law school, all I know for sure is how to handle every question my extended family will throw at me over winte...
February 08, 2019
Brett Gannon
I Went Undercover on Law Review: Here’s What I Found  Link to article
When I got to law school, the only thing I knew about law review was that Obama was editor in chief of the Harvard law review, and that sounded like a cool title. But I wanted...
January 28, 2019
Alex Bou-Rhodes
A Grateful Listener: Family Court Judge Reflects on Lessons Learned  Link to article
Today I’m very pleased to be able to host a guest blog from the Hon. James V. Menno ‘86, who recently retired after more than two decades of service as an associate just...
January 15, 2019
Brett Gannon

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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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