Albany Law School

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80 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208

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Law School Overview

The law school at Albany Law School has an application deadline of June 1. The full-time program application fee at the law school at Albany Law School is $70. The part-time program application fee at the law school at Albany Law School is $70. Its tuition is full-time: $43,523 per year and part-time: $32,711 per year. The student-faculty ratio is 12.7:1. The law school at Albany Law School has 52 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

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Year founded 1851
Public/private Private
Law school designation National


Application deadline June 1
Full-time program application fee $70
Part-time program application fee $70
Admissions phone (518) 445-2326
Admissions email


Full- and part-time faculty 52
Student-faculty ratio 12.7:1
Total faculty 61

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 535
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 195


Tuition and fees

full-time: $43,523 per year
part-time: $32,711 per year

Room and board $10,400


Employed at graduation2 30.9%
Median private sector starting salary $55,000
Median public service starting salary $54,000


Total volumes and volume equivalents 734,110

* Law School Overview details based on 2013 data

2. Represents the percentage of all 2012 graduates who had a full-time job lasting at least a year for which bar passage was required or a J.D. degree was an advantage. These employment rates are part of the data on placement success used to determine a school’s ranking.

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