Each year, the University of San Diego School of Law welcomes more than 200 of the brightest students from across the country and around the world. The school's goal is to provide students a robust, rigorous and personalized legal education, both inside and outside the classroom. Watch the videos below to learn more about what law school can do for your career and what makes USD Law a good choice in your journey to become a well-rounded legal professional.
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Why Law School?
A JD degree allows you to shape future laws, provide legal services to under-served communities, or advise individual and/or corporate clients. It can also be a stepping stone to politics, real estate, entrepreneurship or business leadership. Attending law school today provides flexibility to choose from many prestigious careers tomorrow.
San Diego's Best Law School
Of the three law schools in San Diego, USD School of Law is the city's leading source of legal human capital. Graduates also practice throughout the state of California, the United States, and across the globe.
Preparing for Law School
USD School of Law students have great advice on what to do before you begin your legal education. Here are a few pointers on what to expect when you start law school.
Oath of Professionalism
Each year at first-year orientation, USD's entering class takes the Oath of Professionalism. The oath solidifies students' understanding of the personal and professional obligations they have to themselves, to the school, and to the profession and introduces students to the responsibilities they will have as lawyers.
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