A student who desires to transfer to Baylor Law from another American Bar Association-accredited or provisionally accredited school and has completed at least two semesters as a full-time student or has two full-time semesters' worth of credit earned through a part-time program may apply as a transfer student to Baylor Law.
The primary factors considered for admissions are the applicant's cumulative undergraduate grade point average, LSAT score(s), and previous law school performance (GPA and class rank).
A transfer applicant must submit the following items through the Law School Admission Council (LSAC):
For detailed information regarding how many hours will be accepted as transfer credit and for other information, please click here.
A student attending another American Bar Association-accredited law school may apply to attend Baylor Law as a visiting student, subject to space availability and qualifications.
A visiting applicant must submit the following items through the Law School Admission Council (LSAC):
Visiting students are not permitted to take our Practice Court curriculum. Additionally, for limited enrollment classes, preference is given to students seeking a JD degree from Baylor Law.
A visiting student may not take more than 17 hours of credit in any given quarter.