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Transfer students come to Harvard Law School from a wide range of backgrounds and a variety of different undergraduate institutions and 1L law schools. Below you will find more information on current 2L and 3L students who transferred to HLS after their 1L year.

  • Number of Undergrad Institutions 86
  • Number of 1L Law Schools 49
  • Languages 30
  • Undergrad Institutions

    Amherst College
    Arizona State University
    Bard College
    Barnard College
    Baylor University
    Boston College
    Boston University
    Brandeis University
    Brigham Young University
    Brown University
    California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
    California State University, Sacramento
    Chapman University
    Clark University
    Columbia University, School of Engineering
    Columbia University, Columbia College
    Cornell University
    Dartmouth College
    Depaul University
    Duke University
    Emmanuel College
    Emory University
    Fordham University
    George Washington University
    Georgetown University
    Gordon College
    Harvard College
    Jacksonville University
    Johns Hopkins University
    The Juilliard School
    Lafayette College
    Liberty University
    McGill University
    Monroe College
    New Jersey Institute of Technology
    New York University
    Northwest Nazarene University
    Northwestern University
    New York University Gallatin School of Individualized Study
    Pepperdine University
    Princeton University
    Providence College
    Reed College
    Rice University
    Sciences Po Paris
    Stanford University
    SUNY Binghamton
    SUNY Geneseo
    Swarthmore College
    Syracuse University
    The University of Virginia
    Tufts University
    Union College
    United States Air Force Academy
    The University of Alabama
    The University Of Arizona
    The University of British Columbia
    University of California, Berkeley
    University of California, Los Angeles
    University of California, San Diego
    University of California, Santa Barbara
    University of Central Florida
    The University Of Chicago
    University Colorado Denver
    University of Florida
    University Of Georgia
    University Of Kansas
    University of Louisville
    University of Massachusetts Amherst
    University of Michigan
    University of Minnesota
    University of Nevada, Reno
    University of Pennsylvania
    University of San Diego
    University of Southern California
    University of Toronto
    University of Utah
    University of Wisconsin
    Utah Valley University
    Vanderbilt University
    Villanova University
    Virginia Tech
    Wake Forest University
    Washington University in St. Louis
    Whitman College
    Yale College

  • 1L Law Schools

    American University Washington College of Law
    Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
    Boston College Law School
    Boston University School of Law
    Brooklyn Law School
    Columbia Law School
    Cornell Law School
    Duke University School of Law
    Florida State University College of Law
    Fordham University School of Law
    George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
    George Washington University Law School
    Georgetown University Law Center
    Northeastern University School of Law
    Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
    Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
    Pepperdine Caruso School of Law
    Rutgers Law School
    Tulane Law School
    University of Alabama School of Law
    University of California, Berkeley School of Law
    University of California, Davis School of Law
    University of California, Hastings College of Law
    University of California, Irvine School of Law
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
    University of Chicago Law School
    University of Colorado Law School
    University of Connecticut School of Law
    University of Georgia School of Law
    University of Iowa College of Law
    University of Maryland Carey School of Law
    University of Miami School of Law
    University of Michigan Law School
    University of Minnesota Law School
    University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law
    University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School
    University of Richmond T. C. Williams School of Law
    University of San Diego School of Law
    University of Southern California Gould School of Law
    University of Tennessee College of Law
    University of Texas School of Law
    University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law
    University of Virginia School of Law
    University of Wisconsin Law School
    Vanderbilt University Law School
    Wake Forest University School of Law
    Washington and Lee University School of Law
    Washington University in St. Louis School of Law
    Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

  • Fun Facts

30 Languages

Arabic, Bulgarian, Cantonese, Czech, Dari, Fante, Farsi, French, Georgian, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Igbo, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Macedonian, Mandarin, Maori, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Serbo-Croatian/Bosnian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Spanish, Swahili, Telugu, Turkish, Urdu