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    Admitted Students

    Congratulations on your admission to Hamline Law!

    You made the right choice. At Hamline Law, we train you to be something more – a strong critical thinker and effective problem-solver with a bright future regardless of how you choose to put your JD to work.

    Our professors are passionate about teaching and doing everything possible to ensure your success. Our dedicated career services professionals are among the best in the business. Our acclaimed Institutes can prepare you for specialty practice in Business Law, Dispute Resolution, and Health Law. As a Hamline Law student, you are assured of having meaningful hands-on experiences through labs, clinics, journals, competitions, and externships. 

    And these are just a few of the reasons why we are the top-ranked private law school in Minnesota, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 “Best Law Schools.” We were also ranked a “Best Value” private law school in 2013, according National Juris magazine. We know you are eager to begin your legal education and we also know that you will soon share our confidence that Hamline is the best choice for you.

    Come see for yourself

    The best way to experience Hamline Law is to join us on campus, where you can meet faculty, students, and alumni, and experience first-hand what it is like to be a part of our vibrant learning community. We host an Admitted Student Day each spring, when you can meet your future classmates, and also welcome private visits throughout the year. If you have not visited us yet, please contact us in Admissions today to coordinate your visit (lawadm@hamline.edu).

    Connect with future classmates

    You can also connect with other admitted students and become an active member of the Hamline Law Community before arriving on campus by joining our Hamline Law 2014 Incoming Student Facebook Group.

    We admitted you to Hamline Law because we are confident that you will learn from us – and we will learn from you. This is a place where you can set yourself apart and earn your way into a profession that changes lives. As we like to say, you have a uniquely Hamline opportunity to distinguish yourself and shape justice.

    Ready to join us?