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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. For assistance, please contact the Office of Admissions and Student Financial Planning at or 877-LAW-STET.

J.D. Applications

New J.D. Students:

  • Fall 2020 New J.D. Student Application
    Apply Now - Deadline: extended to July 15, 2020

Transfer Students:

  • Fall 2020 Transfer/Foreign Attorney Application
    Apply Now - Deadline: August 1, 2020
  • Spring 2021 Transfer Application
    Available November 1, 2020

Visiting/Transient Students:



In addition to the J.D. program, Stetson also offers advanced post-J.D. programs. See LL.M. Degree Programs for more information. 

Qualifications for Admission 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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