Admission

  • Career counsel and development

    Career counsel and development

    Willamette ranks 1st in Oregon for employment

    Successful graduate employment outcomes contributed to our top-tier ranking in Moody's and our 28-spot jump in U.S. News and World Report's Best Law School Rankings.   Read More

  • Personal learning environment

    Personal learning environment

    Class size averages fewer than 25

    "The advantage of our size and environment is that we get to know our students. We’re able to help them build paths to the kinds of jobs they want.” - Dean Curtis Bridgeman   Read More

  • Practice-ready education

    Practice-ready education

    Externships, legal clinics offer experience

    Students gain hands-on experience in our Clinical Law Program and externships in law firms, government and public interest organizations.  Read More

  • Access to law-in-the-making

    Access to law-in-the-making

    Learn the law at its nexus

    The College of Law is the only law school in the country located across the street from the state capitol, supreme court and other state agencies.   Read More

  • Strong alumni network

    Strong alumni network

    From courtrooms to boardrooms, we're there

    We count six Oregon Supreme Court justices, a governor, U.S. senator, several judges and many corporate counsel, private practitioners and business leaders among our active alumni.  Read More

Discover what Willamette offers

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Please fill out our Viewbook/Visit request form to contact the Law Admission Office to request a view book, schedule a visit to the College of Law or obtain more information about the application and admission process.


At Willamette, our law students come from many walks of life and bring their diverse backgrounds and experiences to the classroom. They possess both traditional and nontraditional majors. They have been employed in every sector of the workforce -public, private, government, military, domestic and international. They have engaged in an impressive array of volunteer work and community service on every continent. And they will be your future colleagues, mentors and support after graduation.

Willamette prides itself in helping our students achieve academic and professional success in an intellectual environment that is supportive, encouraging, and maximizes each student's unique potential.

Viewbook 2014-2015 

Learn more about requirements for admission to law school and the state bar.