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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 88
  • Number of 1L Law Schools 53
  • Languages 23
  • Undergrad Institutions

    Arizona State University

    Bard College

    Barnard College

    Baylor University

    Bentley University

    Boston College

    Bowdoin College

    Brandeis University

    Brigham Young University

    Brown University

    Carleton College

    Chapman University

    Colorado College

    Columbia University

    Cornell University

    Dartmouth College

    Duke University

    Emmanuel College

    Florida State University

    Fordham University

    George Washington University

    Georgetown University

    Georgia State University

    Grand Valley State University

    Harvard College

    Indiana University, Bloomington

    Jacksonville University

    Johns Hopkins University

    Lafayette College

    Lehigh University

    Louisiana State University

    McGill University

    Monroe College

    New York University

    Northeastern University

    Northwestern University

    NYU Gallatin School

    Pepperdine University

    Princeton University

    Reed College

    Rice University

    Rutgers University

    Sichuan University

    St. Vincent College

    Stanford University

    SUNY Geneseo

    Syracuse University

    The King’s College

    Tufts University

    Tulane University

    Union College

    United States Air Force Academy

    University of Arizona

    University of Arkansas

    University of British Columbia

    University of California, Berkeley

    University of California, Irvine

    University of California, Los Angeles

    University of California, San Diego

    University of California, Santa Barbara

    University of Central Florida

    University of Chicago

    University of Colorado

    University of Florida

    University of Georgia

    University of Kansas

    University of Kentucky

    University of Louisville

    University of Massachusetts, Amherst

    University of Miami

    University of Michigan

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    University of Oklahoma

    University of Pennsylvania

    University of Richmond

    University of San Diego

    University of Southern California

    University of Toronto

    University of Utah

    University of Virginia

    University of Washington

    University of Wisconsin, Madison

    Vanderbilt University

    Villanova University

    Virginia Tech

    Wellesley College

    Whitman College

    Yale University

  • 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

    Emory 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

    Lewis & Clark Law School

    Loyola Law School

    New York University School of Law

    Northeastern University School of Law

    Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law

    Notre Dame Law School

    Pepperdine Caruso School of Law

    Tulane Law School

    University of Alabama School of Law

    University of Arkansas School of Law

    University of California, Berkeley School of Law

    University of California, Davis School of Law

    University of California, Irvine School of Law

    University of California, Los Angeles School of Law

    University of Chicago Law School

    University of Connecticut School of Law

    University of Florida Levin College of Law

    University of Idaho College of Law

    University of Kentucky Rosenberg 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 Oklahoma College 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 Washington School of Law

    University of Wisconsin Law School

    Vanderbilt University Law School

    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
    • Executive Producer of a Netflix series
    • Avid scrabble player with a high score of 596
    • Professional bilingual dubbing actress
    • Firefighter and EMT
    • Food Pantry Delivery Driver
    • High School Mock Trial Assistant Coach
    • Irish step dancer
    • Certified Ethical Hacker
    • Formula One Racing designer
    • Candlemaker
    • Marching Band member
    • Minds Matter Mentor
    • National Football League (NFL) assistant coach
    • Poultry science expert

23 Languages

Ancient Greek, Arabic, Farsi, French, French-Creole, German, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Mandarin Chinese, Persian, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Swahili, Urdu, Vietnamese