MSU College of Law


Applications for admission are reviewed on a “rolling admissions” basis beginning in early November and continuing through late spring. Applications generally are reviewed according to the date they are complete with all supporting materials. Admission is granted for a fall start only for both full- and part-time students.

August 1 Online application for the following year’s incoming class is available via LSAC
November 1 Admissions Committee begins reviewing applications
November 20 Admission Office communicates first round of admission decisions
February 1 Priority deadline to ensure full consideration for scholarships
February 28 Regular deadline for candidates who wish to receive consideration for scholarship aid.  All application materials must be on file by this date.
March Full-day visit programs for admitted candidates
April 1 Deadline for admitted candidates to inform MSU Law of their enrollment decision; deadline for those admitted prior to March 7 to submit the first enrollment deposit and reserve a seat in the incoming class
April 1-15 Offers of admission extended to waitlisted candidates
April 30 Deadline to apply for fall enrollment
June 15 Second enrollment deposit due
July 1 Official undergraduate transcript showing the date the degree was conferred due
July 10
Class schedules for incoming students are available