Welcome to UB School of Law.

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 webpage has everything you need to get to know Buffalo. Please bookmark this page and visit regularly for updates.

This information is for J.D., LL.M. and Transfer/Visiting students only. Undergraduate law students looking for information on their undergraduate orientation and related activities should visit UB’s Fall Opening 2022 website.

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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 22 – 26, 2022

Please be aware that UB requires students to demonstrate proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or receive approval for a medical or religious exemption before they can register for classes. More information on UB’s COVID-19 vaccination requirement can be found on the COVID-19 Immunization Requirements webpage.

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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.