Admission & Aid

Welcome to a world of opportunity. On our campus, world-class experts become mentors, classmates become friends, and our global alumni network becomes your biggest supporter.

Facts & Figures


Top law schools for 'big law'

National Law Journal


Overall employment rate

92.6% JD required/advantage


Top law schools

U.S. News


Financial Assistance

BC Law is one of the most cost-effective private law schools in the nation. More than 88% of our students receive some form of financial assistance, including merit-based scholarships and full-tuition Public Service Scholarships.

Our Office of Admissions and Financial Aid is committed to serving the needs of our students. We provide information and support regarding scholarship aid, federal and private loans, work-study, budgeting, and debt management. Our team is available to counsel you through the financial aid process and we offer additional counselors through the University Office of Student Services Financial Aid.

Meet Our Community

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.

Student & Alumni Ambassadors

Want to know more about our community, life on campus, or alumni connections? Contact an ambassador.


BC Law: Impact Blog
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