Photograph: Three students collaborating while studying the law.

Admissions

Kristen Stinnett, J.D. Candidate 2021, talks about how Washburn Law's diverse law school community made it the right choice for her.

Jordan Cooper, J.D. Candidate 2021, discusses how Washburn Law provides the flexibility he needs to be a college baseball pitching coach, husband, and father while still earning his law degree.

Nicolette Rodriguez, J.D. Candidate 2020, shares how the ability to both learn and practice law while in school made Washburn Law the right choice.

Washburn Law has a long tradition of providing personal attention to its students. Our faculty is dedicated to providing superior teaching and prides itself on being accessible to students throughout law school and beyond. Our more than 100-year tradition of superb training for the legal profession has created a network of alumni who excel in their chosen area of the law, public service, business, and many other pursuits. And our students work together with intelligence, enthusiasm, and commitment to help each other succeed.

Admissions Office staff help you determine if Washburn Law is the right place to fulfill your objectives for a great legal education.

  • We encourage you to visit Washburn Law with your family and friends to meet our students, faculty, and staff, to take a tour, and visit classes.
  • We provide you with clear, accurate, timely information about Washburn Law so you can assess how well our program and curriculum meet your needs and interests.
  • We accept online applications through the Law School Admission Council web site, making the application process simple and fast so we can begin reviewing your application more quickly.
  • You can check the status of your application at anytime 24/7.

See How to Apply for more information about submitting your application to Washburn Law.

Washburn University School of Law
Attn: Law Admissions Office
1700 SW College Ave.
Topeka, KS 66621
(785) 670-1185
admissions@washburnlaw.edu

Assistant Dean for Admissions
Photograph: Preston Nicholson.

Preston Nicholson

AccessLex

Washburn Law has partnered with AccessLex Institute, a nonprofit financial education provider, to work with our law students so they can confidently manage their finances through financial planning and understanding student loan repayment options. Resources include a guide to financing legal education, information about the types of financial aid, and a student loan calculator.