Welcome to the School of Law

Congratulations on your admission to the University at Buffalo School of Law!

The opportunity to pursue a path towards becoming a member of a selective and distinguished profession is a testament to your hard work and academic achievements. 

We understand choosing a law school that is right for you is an important next step, and want you to feel right at home as you begin weighing your options. Our Accepted Students page has everything you need to get to know Buffalo.

Please bookmark this page and visit regularly for updates.

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Review our Post-Admissions Timeline which highlights the steps you need to take after you’ve been admitted.

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Mark your calendars!

Our Mandatory New Student Orientation will take place August 19 – 23, 2024. *

* Dates are subject to change.

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Academic Calendar

It's never too early to plan ahead!

Keep in mind that the University at Buffalo academic calendar is set by the Faculty Senate and University President. Dates may change at their discretion. If you have questions about the Academic Calendar, please contact the Office of Records, Registration, & Financial Aid.