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The perfect climate for studying law.

Whether you want to pursue a JD degree, continue your legal education with an LLM, or take advantage of a MSLS degree, USD School of Law offers a valuable legal education that provides both learning in the classroom and practical skills in the field.

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From our first year Experiential Advocacy Practicum to real cases in our legal clinics, discover the innovative curriculum opportunities of our JD Program.

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Build on your JD degree and continue to pursue excellence in legal studies with our LLM Programs.

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Graduate students or professionals whose area of research or employment would benefit from further study of the legal system should consider our MSLS Program.

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Designed to prepare students to be an effective part of a legal team who work under the supervision of attorneys.

Clery Act Notice

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the Clery Act, the University of San Diego publishes a combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (www.sandiego.edu/safety/documents/annualreport.pdf) for review. This report includes institutional policies concerning: campus security; procedures for reporting crime, fire, and other emergencies; emergency response and evacuation procedures; sexual misconduct and relationship violence reporting and response standards and protocols; alcohol and drug policies; and statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred within the institutions Clery reportable geography. Individuals may request a print copy of the report at the University of San Diego Department of Public Safety, located in the Hughes Administration Center, Room 150.