How to Apply to Cooley

Follow these general application guidelines:

1. Take the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT).

You may take the LSAT as many times as you would like. Cooley will use your highest LSAT score for determining admission (score must be less than five years old). LSAT Test Dates by location.

2. Register with the Credential Assembly Service (CAS).

You may receive information about Law Services at or by calling (215) 968-1001.

3. Apply to Cooley Law School.

Apply online through (there is no application fee). Read a printed version (pdf) of the Cooley application. Read and understand the importance of character, fitness,and full disclosure.

4. Be sure to print a copy of the application for your records.


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Contact Us

Admissions Office
Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law School
300 S. Capitol Ave.
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: (517) 371-5140, ext. 2244
Fax: (517) 334-5718

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.