Admission

A Degree of Distinction. A School of Conviction. 

We educate distinguished lawyers and industry leaders, shaped by a legacy of academic excellence, acclaimed scholars, and extensive experiential opportunities—all in one of the nation’s most historic and dynamic cities.

Our intensive curriculum, supportive faculty, fiercely loyal alumni, and holistic approach to learning help our students consistently land positions in law firms and industries across the country and around the globe. The National Association of Law Placement ranks us 16th in graduates securing full-time/long-term positions requiring bar passage.

Read more about the keys to BC Law students’ success.

 

BC Law Facts & Figures

#20

Top law schools

Above the Law

90.8%

Overall employment rate

#27

Top law schools

US News

163

Median LSAT

(2017 Entering Class)

Financial Assistance

BC Law is one of the most cost-effective private law schools in the nation: We rank #1 among private schools whose salaries for graduates most outweigh debt, and #3 overall (US News). And 88% of our students receive financial assistance, through merit-based scholarships and full-tuition Public Service Scholarships.
 

Find out more about Financial Aid

BC Law Voices

Our community is diverse—in backgrounds, interests, and experiences. Discover what BC Law students, faculty, and alumni are like, where they work, and what they do, on campus and beyond.

BC Law: Impact
An Update from New Orleans  Link to article
I have the privilege of spending my summer in New Orleans, working on indigent capital appeals. A lot of my day is spent in the organization’s library, digging into crim...
June 20, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
What Are We Up To This Summer?  Link to article
Exams are wrapping up, we’re finishing those last spot checks of final papers, and most importantly, getting ready for our summer jobs. Here’s what some of the Imp...
May 14, 2018
Alex Bou-Rhodes
The Dreaded Curve  Link to article
The strength of my urges to go for a run, take a nap, and drink wine indicate that I feel the stress of finals. Like every law student, I have always lusted for academic succe...
May 08, 2018
erikacraven

#IAmBCLaw


See the latest tweets and photos from students, faculty, and alumni on social media.

Boston: Your Career Begins Here

The Boston area offers students access to thousands of law firms, a variety of industries, and the heart of our robust nationwide alumni network, ready to connect them to clinics, clerkships, and externships.
 

Learn more about Boston