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Overview

University of Washington / School of Law is located in Seattle, WA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Laws (JD/LL M)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts in International Studies (JD/MAIS)
Juris Doctor/Master of Business Administration (JD/MBA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Science (JD/MS)
Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Affairs (JD/MPA)
Juris Doctor (JD) Law
Master of Laws (LL M) Asian law
Master of Laws (LL M) Intellectual property law and policy
Master of Laws (LL M) Law of sustainable international development
Master of Laws (LL M) Taxation
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Asian law

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 65
Doctoral Degrees 186

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam LSAT (for JD)
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,585
Applied
587
Accepted
183
Enrolled
23%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
No
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Language proficiency (LL!M in Asian law)
Doctoral Degree Exam LSAT (for JD)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 28
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

653
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.68%
Black or African American 2.14%
White or Caucasian 70%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.84%
Asian 11.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.6%

Gender

Male (43%)
Female (56%)

Faculty

65
Total faculty
Full-time - 43
Part-time - 22
Male (35)
Female (30)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Asian, international and comparative law, intellectual property law, health law, environmental law, taxation
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
635,743

Location & Contact

Address Box 353020
Seattle, WA  98195-3020
United States
Contact Gregory A. Hicks
Phone: 206-543-2100