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Transfer Students

You can apply to transfer to OU Law after completing one year at an ABA-accredited law school.

Transfer Eligibility & Requirements:

To be eligible to transfer to OU Law with advanced standing, you must:

  • complete at least one full year of study in an ABA-accredited law school; OU Law will only accept course credits in which a student earned a C or better
  • successfully complete at least 60 hours at OU Law

Admissions Checklist:

To apply for transfer admission with advanced standing, the applicant must submit an application form through the LSAC website. Application materials include:

  • $50 nonrefundable application and processing fee
  • Personal statement indicating your reasons for wanting to transfer to OU  Law
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation (optional)
  • LSAC Credential Assembly Service Report
  • Transcript and class rank from current law school
  • Class rank from current law school
  • A letter from the dean or registrar indicating you are in good academic standing and eligible to transfer

Applicants who have been dismissed from another law school for scholastic deficiency will not be considered for admission.

If you need an application fee waiver to assist in applying for transfer to OU Law, please contact Autumn Lockett at alockett@ou.edu.

Application Deadline & Notification Timeline:

Students applying to transfer for the fall semester may process their transfer application from February 28 to June 30. Spring transfer applicants may process their application from Sept. 1 to Dec. 1 and are notified in December.

Updated 07/19/2017 by OU Law: lawcommunications@ou.edu

Thank you for your interest in applying to OU Law

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