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Define Who You
Want to Be

COLLEGE OF LAW

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law is a bridge.

A bridge between those committed to justice and the communities that need them. Between a group of strong, dedicated men and women and the experts who can shape them into lawyers. Between a world that's ready for change and the ones who are going to change it.

Our students are more than just academic overachievers -- they're creative. Thoughtful. And they strive always for fairness and justice.

Whether our students use their law degrees to create new companies or access public benefits for low-income clients, the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law prepares students to practice law with excellence anywhere in the world.

Student, Faculty and Alumni Achievements

Where will a Loyola Law degree take you? Anywhere you want to go.

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Learning through Service

One of the most important aspects of Loyola’s Jesuit education is experiential learning. Our students begin representing real clients long before they graduate.

Law Clinic

In the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic, ranked 31st nationally, third-year law students practice under the supervision of experienced clinic faculty

Environmental Law & Policy Lab

The Policy Lab allows students, to work on environmental advocacy projects for non-profit or community clients. 

Entrepreneurship

Loyola’s exciting new entrepreneurship course allows students to gain hands-on experience working with local startup ventures.

Skills

Through our unique Skills curriculum, every Loyola law student receives training in four key competency areas.

Incubator Program

Through the Incubator Program, graduates interested in solo practice have access to office space, case referrals, mentorship, and peer feedback – everything they need to get their practices up and running.

Loan Repayment Assistance

Since 1991, the Gillis Law Center has given out over 800 awards totaling more than 2.5 million dollars.

Continuing Legal Education

Loyola’s CLE offers a wide range of post-graduate educational opportunities to further your knowledge in a number of subjects

Career Development Office

The Career Development Office (CDO) assists law students in professional career development and helps legal employers fill internship, law clerk, attorney, and alternative legal positions.

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Social Justice

This is bigger than us. Our commitment to service is rooted in the Jesuit tradition of becoming “men and women for others.”