How to Apply

Juris Doctor (J.D.) Program

Applications to the Juris Doctor program at Albany Law School have varying requirements for the standard Juris Doctor program, Accelerated Juris Doctor program, and for transfer students. For instructions on requirements, deadlines, and supporting documents visit the application page specific to your program stream. You may also view the general program requirements.

Online Graduate Program

Each of Albany Law School’s online graduate programs offer a Master of Science (M.S.), Master of Laws (LL.M.), and Advanced Certificate. Interested applicants can find specific application requirements here. For more information about these programs see below:

Residential Graduate Program

Residential graduate programs are offered at the LL.M. level. Find specific application requirements for residential graduate programs here. For more information about our programs please visit the following program pages:

Special Programs

Albany Law School partners with multiple organizations for our Combined Degree Programs, each of which are six or seven years. Dual Degree programs allow students to complete two degrees over four years, with the first year being at Albany Law School. Requirements for both programs vary based on individual partnership agreements. Review specific requirements and explore partner institutions below: