Albany Law School

Albany, NY, USA

Founded in 1851, Albany Law School is an institution located in New York’s state capital and the oldest independent law school in the United States. Albany’s JD program is available in 3 and 4-year options with the first year taking place in the classroom and the latter years spent part time on-site in one of 120 area law firms. Albany’s campus is also home to six law centers specializing in specific subjects such as government and privacy law. Beyond the classroom, students assist with editing and publishing several legal publications including the Albany Government Law Review and Albany Law Journal of Science & Technology.

Admissions

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Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

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This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Small city

Admissions Requirements

Transcript
No

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Academics

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Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
395
Academic Calendar

Semester

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Tuition, Cost & Aid

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Campus Life

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Size of Town
Small city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
No
Campus emergency phones
No
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$82,600
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