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Penn State Law JD Admissions

Welcome to Penn State Law

Located on Penn State’s University Park campus, Penn State Law offers all of the resources of a world-class, public research institution while also featuring a student-centered academic environment. With a curriculum taught by renowned legal experts, interdisciplinary study opportunities across Penn State’s largest campus, ample clinical and experiential learning opportunities, and a dedicated Career Services team available to work with you from day one, the Penn State Law J.D. Program is designed to give you the capacity to accomplish all of your professional goals.

Penn State Law is one of two law schools operated by Penn State, the other being Dickinson Law in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

  • facultyApply to Penn State Law

    Information on how to apply to Penn State Law.

  • Photo of faculty and staff directoryAdmitted Students

    Information for admitted students.

  • Photo of faculty and staff directoryRecruiting and Informational Events

    Find out when our admissions team will be visiting a recruiting event near you.

  • Photo of studentsVisit Us

    Plan a visit to Penn State Law to experience a class, meet students and faculty, and tour the Penn State campus.

  • Photo of resident law facultyAbout Penn State Law

    Learn about all that Penn State Law has to offer.

  • Photo of law libraryFinancial Aid

    Information about various financial aid programs available to our students.

  • Photo of faculty resourcesAdmissions Policies & Procedures

    Review Penn State Law admissions policies, along with qualifications for admission to the Bar.

  • Photo of faculty resourcesEmployment Data

    What our recent graduates are doing and where they’re working.

  • Photo of faculty resourcesJ.D. Admissions FAQ

    Answers to frequently asked questions about Penn State Law admissions.

  • Photo of faculty resourcesMEET CURRENT STUDENTS

    Our Law Lions are ready and happy to answer any questions you might have about life at Penn State Law.

  • Photo of Explore Law participants talking in the lobbyEXPLORE LAW

    Undergrads interested in learning more about law school are invited to Penn State Law’s free Explore Law program in May.





Our Team

Amanda DiPolvere
Assistant Dean of Admissions and Financial


Julian Morales
Director of Admissions




Susan Bogart
Director of Financial Aid




Akin Obiri
Associate Director of Admissions and J.D. Diversity Recruitment




Shannon Brace
Admissions Assistant 



Contact Us

To speak to an admissions representative or request a copy our view book, please fill out our online form:

Contact Us / Request Information

Schedule a Visit

Check Application Status

To schedule a tour or inquire about a fee waiver please contact us at or call 800-840-1122.

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