Rutgers Law School

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Rutgers Law School
Motto Sol iustitiae et occidentem illustra
Parent school Rutgers University
Established 1902
School type Public
Dean Michael T. Cahill and Ronald K. Chen (co-deans)[1]
Location Camden and Newark, New Jersey, United States
Enrollment 1,121 873 (full-time), 237 (part-time)
Faculty 179
USNWR ranking 62 (full-time)
16 (part-time) [2]
ABA profile Rutgers Law School Profile

Rutgers Law School is a public law school in the U.S. state of New Jersey. It is the largest public law school in the United States by enrollment and the 10th largest law school overall. Rutgers has over 20,000 alumni practicing in all 50 states. It was formed in 2015 by the merger of two separate schools.[3]

In 2015, the two law schools were unified into a single law school with two campuses.[3]

U.S. News & World Report, in its 2018 rankings of Best Graduate Schools, ranked Rutgers Law School 62nd among 197 law schools fully accredited by the American Bar Association.[4] Above the Law ranked Rutgers 43rd on its 2017 list of top law schools [5]

People associated with Rutgers Law School


  1. ^ Retrieved on 2017-03-14.
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  3. ^ a b "Rutgers Law School Merger FAQ". Rutgers Law School. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. Retrieved 7 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Best Law School US News". Retrieved 14 March 2017. 
  5. ^ "The 2017 Law School Rankings the Finest in Fact Based List making". Retrieved 17 September 2017. 

External links

  • Official website

Coordinates: 40°44′26″N 74°10′24″W / 40.7405°N 74.1732°W / 40.7405; -74.1732

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