Applying to Washburn Law: First Time Applicants

Washburn Law now accepts GRE scores for applicants seeking to enroll.
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Your application will be processed when all items listed have been received by Washburn Law.

  1. Apply Online Via LSAC
    • Washburn Law does not charge an application fee.
    • Complete Washburn Law application.
    • Attach personal statement and resume.
      • Attach character and fitness addendum (if you disclosed a character and fitness issue on your application).
      • Attach a diversity statement (if you choose to include one).
    • If you experience technical difficulty with the online application, please call LSAC's help desk at (215) 968-1393.
  2. Submit to Credential Assembly Service (CAS) (learn more about CAS):
    • Official Law School Admission Test (LSAT) scores.
    • Transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended.
    • At least one letter of recommendation is required. No more than three letters will be accepted.

At Washburn Law:

  • Completed applications are sent to Admissions Committee for review and decision on a rolling basis.
  • You can check the status of your application at anytime 24/7.
  • Admitted applicants are contacted by phone.
  • Packet with acceptance and enrollment instructions is mailed to admitted student.


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We are accepting applications for August start Fall 2024 and coming soon upcoming Spring 2025.

Scholarships are available.

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