JD Admissions

          The UC Hastings full-time, three-year JD program has a curriculum of extraordinary depth, an enviable location next to courthouses and law firms, and a commitment to social justice interwoven into the fabric of the law school's urban home. 

          LL.M. Admissions

          If you are a foreign attorney or hold a degree that qualifies you to practice law from a school outside the United States, UC Hastings invites you to apply for a one-year LL.M. degree in U.S. Legal Studies.

          Summer Legal Institute

          The University of California Summer Legal Institute in San Francisco offers intensive law courses in a variety of subjects. All courses are taught at UC Hastings.

          MSL Admissions

          The Master of Studies in Law (MSL) is a 1-year degree program for professionals seeking to equip themselves with a sophisticated understanding of legal reasoning and doctrine.

          Costs & Financial Aid

          UC Hastings was founded on the belief that a top-tier legal education should be financially accessible to everyone. We are deeply committed to helping students achieve their educational goals—and our financial aid programs underscore this core value.