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Your education goes beyond our walls. At Albany Law School, New York State’s capital is your classroom.
Our students hold a distinct advantage: they are immersed in New York State’s nerve center for the practice of law. Opportunities abound, from networking events with private- and public-sector leaders to internships at 140-plus placements across the region.
Fill out a request form or connect directly with the Office of Admissions—firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-445-2326—for additional information on our degree programs.
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Today’s Albany Law School students are tomorrow’s leaders. Whether you’re interested in pursuing a law degree or advancing your career with a master’s or LL.M., our admissions counselors will help youtake the first step.
Represent real clients through
The Justice Center. Hone your policy chops with the
Government Law Center. Learn from practicing attorneys in the
Field Placement Program. At Albany Law School, there’s something for everyone.
Albany Law School’s graduates go on to enjoy fulfilling, impactful careers;
at 87% for the Class of 2017, our professional employment rate surpasses the national average. Success starts on Day 1 with personalized career services.
We invite you to sit in on a first-year class, walk the Albany Law campus with a
Student Ambassador, or have an informational interview with an admissions representative.
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Students in this unique semester-long experience have worked at such placements
as the White House, Pfizer, Federal Defender Service of Tennessee, federal judges' chambers, and the New York Attorney
Albany Law’s City Semester Program gives students the opportunity to study outside the Capital Region of New York State by taking a blend of online and field placement courses in cities like New York City, Washington, D.C., and Boston.
Through the Law Student International Internship Program—a partnership of Albany Law and the New York State Bar Association—students have gained work and cultural experiences in locations such as Vienna and San Jose.
There are countless opportunities to get involved at Albany Law School, where student groups play an essential role in elevating campus culture and community. Join an existing student organization or create your own based on your interests.
Through the Alumni Initiative in Mentoring (AIM) program, first-year students are matched with alumni for a one-on-one mentoring experience. The program also includes small mentorship groups and visiting speakers.
Opportunities and impact go hand in hand. Change lives through The Justice Center. Think big with the Government Law Center. At Albany Law, you’ll gain not only real-world experience but also ample opportunities to make a difference.
PreLaw magazine has named Albany Law School
a top 20 law school for innovation and
among the nation’s best for government law (No. 8), public interest (No. 11), and criminal law (No. 12).
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“Because Albany Law is the only law school in the area, there are opportunities for students to explore their passion regardless of how specific their niche is. The field placement program, the Family Violence Litigation Clinic, and my summer internships have allowed me to experience what I need to become a confident courtroom litigator.”