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Applying for Admission to CUA Law

  JD Admissions | Application Overview

Apply to the J.D. Program at

Applications are accepted online through the Law School Admission Council (LSAC). You will need to create an LSAC account in order to submit your application. Should you have any technical difficulties using this service, you may contact the LSAC Help Desk at (215) 968-1393.

To apply for the LL.M. program, click here, or to apply for Master of Legal Studies (M.L.S.), click here.

Application for Admission

Applications for the Fall 2016 Entering Class are currently being accepted. 

As a part of our effort to convert our office to a fully paperless process this year, we will be offering automatic application fee waivers for anyone who applies electronically through the LSAC before our preferred deadline. 

Early Assurance Program for Undergraduate Students of The Catholic University of America

This program applies only to students that have earned their undergraduate degree from The Catholic University of America. CUA undergraduate students must have scored in the 85th% percentile nationally, or above, on a standardized college or graduate admissions test and ranked in the top 10% of their CUA undergraduate class. 

Applicants to the Early Assurance Program are not required to take the LSAT unless applying to law schools other than CUA Law. Students admitted under this program will be required to take the LSAT to be eligible for transfer to another institution. Please contact the admissions office to apply. 

Thank you for your interest in CUA Law! For more information about our school, please download a pdf of our viewbook or submit an online request to have a viewbook mailed to you. 




Contact Us!

Phone: 202-319-5151


Stop by:

Columbus School of Law
Office of Admissions
Suite 343
3600 John McCormack Rd., NE

Washington, DC 20064

Mailing Address:

Columbus School of Law
Office of Admissions
The Catholic University of America
Cardinal Station

Washington, DC 20064

Shani J.P. Butts, Director of Admissions

DUANE TOBIAS, assistant Director of Admissions