University of Arizona (Rogers)

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PO Box 210176
Tucson, AZ 85721

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The James E. Rogers College of Law at University of Arizona has an application deadline of February 15. The full-time program application fee at the James E. Rogers College of Law at University of Arizona is $65. Its tuition is full-time: $24,381 per year (in-state) and full-time: $38,841 per year (out-of-state). The student-faculty ratio is 10.0:1. The James E. Rogers College of Law at University of Arizona has 72 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

At the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, students must take traditional first year legal courses, followed by a core curriculum of strongly recommended courses as well as electives. Students can also pursue concentrations in criminal law or environmental law or can choose from a variety of dual degree programs, including a J.D./M.B.A. through the Eller College of Management and a J.D./Master of Public Health through the College of Public Health.

Each entering class has about 150 students, and more than 80 percent of students take part in the school’s clinical offerings, which include the Immigration Law Clinic and the Arizona Attorney General Clinic. Students can choose from more than 25 student organizations to get involved in outside of the classroom, such as the Sports & Entertainment Law Society and the Intellectual Property Student Association. The school also has several legal journals including the Arizona Law Review, the Arizona Journal of International & Comparative Law, and the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy.

The Rogers College of Law  is also home to research centers such as the National Law Center and the William H. Renquist Center on the Constitutional Structure of Government. Students may live on campus, though most choose to find private housing throughout Tucson, Ariz.

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Year founded 1915
Public/private Public
Law school designation National


Application deadline February 15
Full-time program application fee $65
Part-time program application fee N/A
Admissions phone (520) 621-7666
Admissions email


Full- and part-time faculty 72
Student-faculty ratio 10.0:1
Total faculty 87

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 404
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 148


Tuition and fees

full-time: $24,381 per year (in-state)
full-time: $38,841 per year (out-of-state)

Room and board $12,451


Employed at graduation2 51.0%
Median private sector starting salary $89,800
Median public service starting salary $52,000


Total volumes and volume equivalents 427,020

* 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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