School of Law Wake Forest University

School of Law Wake Forest University

Winston-Salem, NC
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
546
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
52%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Law Doctor of Juridical Sciences (SJD)
      Juris Doctor (JD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Divinity (JD/M Div)
      Master of Laws (LL M)
      Master of Studies in Law (MSL)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 171
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 2,039
    • Accepted 1,070
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 179
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesLSAT (for JD)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 30
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students546
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students546
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Full-time Percentage99%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown2%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchConstitutional law, family law, land use planning, torts, taxation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Law

Wake Forest University

PO Box 7206
Winston-Salem, NC 27109
United States

Mrs. Suzanne Reynolds

Dean

Phone: 336-758-5435
Fax: 336-758-4632

Mr. R. Shively

Assistant Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid

Phone: 336-758-5437
Fax: 336-758-3930
Email: admissions@law.wfu.edu


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