Academic Rules

This version of the Academic Rules is fully effective for students who began law school in Fall 2023 or later. Other rules may apply to students who began law school before that date; these students should check with the Office for Law Student Affairs with any questions.

The University of San Diego School of Law is committed to complying with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and analogous California Laws, in all its programs and activities. The Academic Rules of the School of Law will be construed to assure compliance with these laws. Students with verified disabilities may request modification, accommodations or auxiliary aids which will enable them to participate in and benefit from all the School of Law's programs and activities.


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