Start year-round: January, May, or September.
We process your application at the time it is received. A decision is made and the applicant is informed of his or her admission status when all required materials are received by the Admissions Office.
Cooley Law School is an ABA-accredited, non-profit, independent, 501(c)(3) Michigan educational corporation.
How to Apply
Requirements - Types of Admissions (Regular, PT, PT-Restricted, Qualifying Program)
Formula - Calculate your eligibility with our straightforward formula.
Guidelines - General application guidelines.
Scheduling Options - Daytime, Afternoon, Evening, or Weekends
Application Disclosure and Non-Discrimination Policy
Applying Without a Bachelor's Degree
Scholarships, Tuition and Expenses
J.D. - Juris Doctor: Every Cooley student must complete 90 credit hours, including 63 credit hours of required substantive and skills-based courses, plus 27 credit hours of elective courses
LL.M. - Master of Laws: Corporate Law and Finance, Homeland and National Security Law, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property, Taxation, U.S. Legal Studies for Foreign Attorneys, or Self-Directed Master of Laws.
Lawyers, Guests & Transfer Students - Courses and Seminars
Housing Options - All five campuses offer a variety of off-campus housing options
Student Organizations - Over 50 organizations across all of our campuses. There are many ways in which you can get involved!