Stanford University

Stanford, CA

Law School

Founded in 1885, Stanford University is a private institution residing on 8,180 suburban acres in Stanford, California.  Stanford Law School encourages students to chart their own course, allowing them to begin customizing their education as early as their second year.  There are also more than 25 joint degree options offered in conjunction with other schools at Stanford University.

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Quick Facts

Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610
Year founded: 1893
Public/private:  Private
Law school designation:  National
Tier of law school: 1


Application deadline: February 1
Full-time program application fee: $100

Tuition & Fees

full-time: $54,366 per year
Room and board: $21,399

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Clinical Training
Environmental Law
Healthcare Law
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International Law
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School Details

Full- and part-time faculty:  71
Student-faculty ratio:  7.3:1
Total faculty:  127
Enrollment (full-time):  577
Gender distribution (full-time): 
Enrollment (part-time):  
J.D. candidates graduating in 2013-2014: 187
Employed at graduation: 93.8%
Median private sector starting salary:  $160,000
Median public service starting salary:  $62,585
Total volumes and volume equivalents: 474493

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