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Applicants must possess one of the following from an accredited college or university:


  1. Bachelor’s degree

  2. Associate's degree

  3. 60 semester units of academic college credits

  4. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0

  5. TOEFL scores or English composition class transcripts may be required of students for whom English is the second language

In a Meeting


The following is needed for submission of a complete application for the 4-year Juris Doctor (J.D.) Program. 


  1. Official HDV Law School Application

  2. ($65 Application Fee)*

  3. College or University Transcripts

  4. Personal Essay (not to exceed 3 pages)

Professional Resume

Applicants for the J.D. will not be required to take the LSAT.

Online Learning


Along with the traditional criteria, our Admissions Committee evaluates the traditional criteria for law school admission.


Other considerations such as life experience, employment or volunteer experience and commitment to legal study may be evaluated favorably in the admissions decision.