440
Students
Small town
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Setting
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Overview

Roger Williams University / School of Law is located in Bristol, RI, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Studies in Law (MSL)
Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
Juris Doctor/Master of Science in Criminal Justice (JD/MSCJ)
Juris Doctor/Master of Labor Relations and Human Resources (JD/MLRHR)
Juris Doctor (JD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Marine Affairs (JD/MMA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 121

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

849
Applied
607
Accepted
161
Enrolled
71%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE, GMAT
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available

Student Body

440
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.77%
Black or African American 8.86%
White or Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.23%
Asian 2.73%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.09%
Unknown 6.14%

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Faculty

58
Total faculty
Full-time (27)
Part-time (31)
Male (28)
Female (30)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Civil rights, Constitutional law, contract law, intellectual property, conflicts of law, national security, international law
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 10 Metacom Avenue
Bristol, RI  02809-5171
United States
Contact Mr. Michael Yelnosky
Dean
Email: myelnosky@rwu.edu
Phone: 401-254-4500
Fax: 401-254-3525