Important Notes

  • Financial Aid

    March 1 is Suffolk Law’s priority deadline for applying for financial aid. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form will be available online after Jan. 1, 2015. You should fill this out as soon as soon as possible after Jan. 1, 2015. The FAFSA can be completed using income estimates if you have not yet completed your income taxes (only student data is required). You can update the FAFSA form on-line after you file your taxes.

    Check back into the Financial Aid website in early January 2015 when further and complete information will be posted about the financial aid application process.


  • Dates to Remember

    January 1 Free Application for Federal Student Aid becomes available.

    January 13, 11:30am-2:30pm Winter Law Admission Open House RSVP

    March 1 Suffolk Law's priority deadline for applying for financial aid.

    April-May Deadline for submitting a seat deposit. The specific date will vary from year to year. The Admissions Office will notify admitted students of their deadline in their admission email and on the Admitted Student Website.

    April 10 Admitted Student Day

    June 4-6 Admitted Student Weekend and Off-Campus Housing Open House

    August Official transcript due to Law Admissions office

    August Certificate of Disclosures (pdf) due to Law Admissions Office 

    Tuesday after Labor Day, September First day of classes and First-Year Orientation

  • Tuition Deposit Reminder

    To ensure your place in the entering class, remember that your $500 advance tuition deposit is due at the law school by the deadline stated in your admit letter. The tuition deposit is non-refundable. Deposit now.

  • Come visit us!

    The Suffolk Experience is a customized campus visit program for applicants and admitted students. Observe a class. Meet a professor or student. Sign up now.

  • Living in Boston

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  • Key phone numbers

    Call or e-mail anytime, for any reason. Key phone numbers:

    Law Admission, 617-573-8144
    Alumni Affairs, 617-305-1999
    Dean’s Office, 617-573-8155
    Library, 617-573-8177
    Professional and Career Development, 617-573-8148
    Financial Aid, 617-573-8147

  • Suffolk Law Fast Facts

    Learn more about the student body and faculty.
  • Discount Subway, Bus Passes

    Suffolk Law School is located at the hub of Boston's public transit system. To encourage use of public transportation, Suffolk University provides discounted transit passes. Stay tuned for applications for the Fall 2015 passes in May/June 2015. The deadline to sign up for fall passes will be in July 2015.

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  • Official Transcript Needed

    Please arrange for your undergraduate institution to send us a copy of your official, final undergraduate transcript, which notes the degree received and the date it was awarded. Sorry, but the transcripts mailed to the Law School Data Assembly Service do not meet this American Bar Association requirement. Please mail to Law Admissions Office, 120 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02108.

  • Certification of Disclosures

    New students' Certification of Disclosures is due by Aug. 15 to the Law Admissions Office. (Available on the Campus Cruiser portal) Failure to submit this certificate will jeopardize your status as a student.