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The State of New York's Law School

At the University at Buffalo School of Law, our students view the world with compassion, knowing that they have a moral responsibility, as lawyers and leaders, to use their skills and knowledge to ensure justice and give back.

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Our Viewbook

The University at Buffalo School of Law is as much a way as it is a place. You stand at the threshold of a life-changing experience.

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The University at Buffalo School of Law and the Law School Admissions Council work together to make your application process seamless.

On this page:

To speak with an Admissions staff member, please contact:


Gladney, Lindsay J.

Vice Dean for Admissions

School of Law

309 O'Brian Hall, North Campus

Phone: 716-645-2907


Laurel Root.

Root, Laurel

Director of Recruitment and Admissions

School of Law

310 O'Brian Hall, North Campus

Phone: 716-645-2080


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Kelly, Kristen

Assistant Director of Admissions/Coordinator for Diversity Recruitment

School of Law

306B O’Brian Hall, North Campus

Phone: 716-645-7883


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Rogers, Benjamin

Admissions Coordinator

University at Buffalo School of Law

309 O'Brian Hall, North Campus

Phone: 716-645-7884


Office of Admissions
University at Buffalo School of Law
309 O'Brian Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260

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Applying to Law School

Start here. Get ready for your law school journey by using these pages to guide you through our admission process.

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Financing Your Education

Making wise decisions and managing your debt carefully will reduce your future debt and broaden your options for legal employment.

Tuition for 2022-23*

  In-State Non-NY Residents
J.D & LL.M.
$25,410 $30,250
J.S.D. $11,310 $23,100

* These figures do not include additional fees and expenses.

Refer to UB’s Student Accounts for the most current information regarding New York State residency. 

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Getting Ready for Law School

Here are some things you can do on the way to attending law school.

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Life at Law School

Whether you’re studying in the law library or networking at an alumni event, life at the law school is as robust as you want it to be.