Transfer Students

Students may seek admission to the University of Dayton School of Law after successfully completing their first year of law school at another ABA-accredited institution. Transfer applicants must be registered with Law School Admission Council (LSAC) and provide:

  • Official undergraduate degree transcript directly from your undergraduate institution
  • Official law school transcript
  • Law faculty letter of recommendation
  • Letter of good standing from your current ABA-approved law school

An offer of transfer admission will be made on the following terms and conditions:

  • Only courses that were completed at a law school approved by the ABA, for which a grade of "C" or better (or its equivalent) was received, and which reasonably conforms to the curriculum of this law school, will be accepted for transfer.
  • Normally, not more than thirty semester hours, or forty-five quarter hours, of credits will be accepted for transfer.
  • Courses for which advanced standing is awarded will not enter into the calculation of the student's cumulative grade-point average, and no official class ranks will be determined for transfer students.
  • Transfer students are considered second-year students for purposes of applying the standards for continuation in law school, even though they may have less than thirty hours of credit and/or may be registered for first-year courses.

Transfer or visiting students may apply to the University of Dayton School of Law for the summer semester or fall semester.

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Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2772