J.D. Admissions


Harvard Law School provides unmatched opportunities to study law and related disciplines in a rigorous and collaborative environment. Harvard’s scope is measured in its unparalleled breadth and depth of courses and clinics, its wide array of research programs, its diverse student body drawn from across the nation and around the world, and its extensive network of distinguished alumni. More broadly, law students can tap into Harvard University’s extraordinary resources through joint degree programs, cross-registration, and a variety of social and cultural venues.

We invite you to explore HLS through our website, and introduce yourself so that we can keep in touch through the application process.

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2020–2021 by the Numbers

September 28, 2021
2020–2021 by the Numbers

The J.D. Admissions team is looking forward to meeting applicants virtually this year, but before we get too far into recruitment season, we wanted to look back at 2020–2021 by the numbers.

Getting to Know You: Sydney Montgomery

September 23, 2021
Getting to Know You: Sydney Montgomery

Sydney Montgomery, HLS ’18, is the CEO of S. Montgomery Admissions Consulting, where she specializes in working with first-generation and minority college and law school applicants. 

Overrated/Underrated Part 1

September 9, 2021
Overrated/Underrated Part 1

The J.D. Admissions team recently came together to offer their thoughts on some underrated and overrated approaches that applicants might take towards their HLS application. We hope you’ll find some of these nuggets useful.

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