OU Law enrolls approximately 500 students annually in its Juris Doctor (JD) and Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree programs. The John B. Turner LL.M. Program attracts students worldwide wishing to specialize in the college’s core areas: energy, natural resources and Native American law. Students also have the opportunity to earn joint degrees, travel abroad and gain practical experience through numerous clinics, competitions and legal publications at OU Law. They also provide valuable legal services to the public through the OU Legal Clinic and Students for Access to Justice.
The University of Oklahoma College of Law has retained an outstanding full-time law faculty to provide our students with an unequalled legal education experience. Combined with the numerous adjunct specialists who teach various subjects from the practitioner's point of view, we have assembled an exceptional instructional corps.
We are so appreciative of the support OU College of Law receives from donors. Their support enhances our academic and scholarship programs, allowing OU Law to provide a quality legal education at a reasonable cost.
When I meet with alumni, I am always amazed to discover how many have never made it back to Norman. While I encourage you to come tour the campus (you won’t believe the changes!), I am equally as eager to come visit you in your hometowns. I hope to see you at an upcoming alumni event.
The University of Oklahoma College of Law is one of our nation’s great public law schools. Founded in 1909, OU Law provides a dynamic intellectual community dedicated to teaching, learning, research and service in the pursuit of law and justice. OU Law delivers an exemplary legal education at an accessible cost to students and is consistently recognized as a “Best Value” law school by National Jurist magazine.
Two University of Oklahoma College of Law Professors Receive Prestigious Award from the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel
University of Oklahoma College of Law professors Jonathan Forman and Donald Bogan were inducted as Fellows of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel. This prestigious honor recognizes them for their significant contributions to the advancement of the employee benefits field.
Russian Delegation Visits the University of Oklahoma College of Law
NORMAN – The University of Oklahoma College of Law together with Judge Stephen Friot, United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, hosted six Russian lawyers who specialize in criminal law on Monday as part of the Open World Program.
The University of Oklahoma College of Law to Produce First Class of Digital Legal Students
Technology is changing the face of the legal profession at a speed we have never seen before. As a pacesetter in legal education, the University of Oklahoma College of Law is committed to providing graduates with the tools they need to succeed. Today the OU College of Law becomes the first law school in the country to launch a collegewide Digital Initiative, designed to prepare students for success in the digital world.
OU Law Hosts Consultations between U.S. Government Officials, Federally Recognized Tribes, and Members of Civil Society
Norman -- On April 24, The University of Oklahoma College of Law hosted consultations among U.S. government officials, federally recognized tribes, and members of civil society to discuss the implementation of U.S. human rights obligations and commitments.
OU Law Students Host "Objecting to Cancer" Fundraiser
Norman - Inspired by one of their classmates who is battling breast cancer for the third time, first year summer law students at The University of Oklahoma College of Law kicks off its commitment to public service by raising money for The Stephenson Cancer Center.