J.D. Admissions

Your journey to a Stetson Law degree begins with an application.

At Stetson, you will gain knowledge and experience from the nation's top-ranked law school for trial advocacy.

The Juris Doctor degree is a cornerstone of the legal profession and is required to practice law in Florida. Our full-time and part-time J.D. programs have prepared thousands for significant careers.

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New J.D. Students

Fall 2024

The Fall 2024 application cycle will open on October 1, 2023.

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Transfer Students & Foreign Attorneys

Spring 2024


Applications are currently closed and will reopen November 1st.

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Transfer Students & Foreign Attorneys

Fall 2024


Applications are currently closed and will reopen Feburary 1st.

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Visiting/Transient Students


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Admissions to the Bar

In addition to a bar examination, there are character, fitness, and other qualifications for admission to the bar in every U.S. jurisdiction. Applicants are encouraged to determine the requirements for any jurisdiction in which they intend to seek admission by contacting the jurisdiction. Addresses for all relevant agencies are available through the National Conference of Bar Examiners.

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