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SPRING ENROLLMENT / 2.5 YEAR J.D. PROGRAM
The Charleston School of Law admits students for the spring semester in addition to the typical fall semester start date. Students accepted for the spring will begin classes in January. Full-time students who enroll in the spring semester will be on track to graduate in 2.5 years.
IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES
The application is available online at LSAC.org. You must select whether you are applying for spring or fall semester enrollment. Students interested in applying for spring 2023 admission are advised to sit for the LSAT at least once prior to November 2022 in order to ensure they have a score on file for the admission committee to consider.
November 2022 LSAT scores may not arrive in time for the admission committee to review prior to the spring semester beginning.
Separate applications must be completed for spring semester enrollment and fall semester enrollment.
November 1: Priority application deadline* for spring admission
November 15: Need-based scholarship application deadline
January 3 – 6: Orientation for new students
January 9: First day of class
*Applications will be accepted until all seats are filled.
Why Should I Begin Law School In January?
I Am Worried I Do Not Have Enough Time To Complete The Application
Do not let the application process deter you from pursuing your dream of attending law school in January. Completing a law school application is not designed to be an overburdensome process. The Office of Admission has put together application tips to help you get started and stay on track. Remember, the admission staff are there to help you; they know exactly what the admission committee is looking for in an application. Do not hesitate to contact them by phone, 843.377.2143, or email, info@CharlestonLaw.edu.
What Will My Schedule Look Like?
Still have questions? We can help. Contact us and we will connect with you to answer any questions you might have.
How to Apply
Ready to apply? We can walk you through the process step-by-step online. Complete your application here.
Schedule A Visit
We’d love for you to come visit us on campus, take a tour, meet students, attend a class, and chat with our admissions team.