Student Handbook

Every law student is responsible for knowing the contents of the Student Handbook, which contains a broad spectrum of information. Included in the Student Handbook is information on the USD Law Honor Code, student code of conduct, financial aid policies, university policies and cost of attendance. In addition, the Student Handbook contains the Academic Rules and Administrative Policies and Procedures, governing all aspects of law school academics.

The University of San Diego reserves the right to add, amend, delete or otherwise modify its policies, information, rules and regulations. This includes, but is not limited to, the modifications of its degree programs or courses of study; its rules affecting the admission and retention of students, or granting of credit and degrees; the academic calendar, course offerings, or course content; and its fees, tuition or other charges, whenever it deems such changes desirable or necessary.

If you have questions about the information provided in this handbook:

JD students should contact:
(619) 260-4651


Graduate law students should contact:
(619) 260-4596