Academics

The University of Richmond School of Law combines a rigorous academic program with an extensive selection of clinical placements and experiential learning opportunities to create an extraordinary legal education. The Law School’s highly regarded faculty of teacher-scholars includes nationally and internationally recognized experts, and its low student-faculty ratio reinforces a culture of professional mentoring and mutual support. 

Situated 15 minutes from downtown Richmond, the School of Law offers a unique opportunity for students to engage with the city’s vibrant legal community, including its numerous federal and state courts, government agencies, leading law firms, corporations, and non-profit service providers.

Accreditation: The University of Richmond School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. (Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar; 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654-7598; Telephone number (312) 988-6739).