College of Law

 

CHALLENGING
THE STATUS QUO

Jasmine (Jazzy) D. Rippy ’15 is the Co-Founder of LADIES IN LAW®, a minority and woman-owned law firm in Downtown Detroit. She specializes in Legacy Planning – the legal process of protecting, preserving, and controlling your assets, finances, businesses, and health decisions during your lifetime and after. 

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Toledo Law prepared me to think like a lawyer and gave me a solid legal foundation to build my career. Not only did I feel very prepared for the Bar Exam, I felt confident when I began my professional career.” — Jazzy Rippy '15

Toledo Law is a top school in the nation for practical training, public service, and the greatest resources for women. You'll get access to the vibrant cultural amenities of a big city with the close-knit feel of a small community. Explore our Transcript alumni magazine to read about our incredible alumni network and its global impact. Continue your discovery with our Viewbook, which offers a dynamic guide to life at the college. Learn why more students are choosing Toledo Law.

LEGAL CAREER PATHWAYS

Not every law student has the same needs. Our flexible J.D. program can be tailored to your goals and timetable. We offer full- and part-time options, January or August start dates, and certificates of concentration in diverse legal areas.

J.D. Program

JOINT DEGREES

Toledo Law collaborates with other UToledo colleges to offer J.D. joint degree programs that allow you to earn two graduate degrees at a faster pace, most in as little as three to four years. You can select from a variety of options or customize your own degree.

Joint Degrees

ACADEMIC/BAR SUPPORT

Toledo Law provides resources to ensure your success in the classroom and on the bar exam. We'll prepare you as a first-year student for the demands of law school and help you pass the bar exam with access to mentoring and comprehensive bar review.

Success Programs

27,000+
Student Public
Service Hours
Since 2007

61%
Women in
Entering Class
Entering Class 2022

3.53
Median GPA for
Entering Class
Entering Class 2022

$20,000
Median First-Year
Merit Scholarship
Entering Class 2022

HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

In today's competitive market, real-world experience is critical. At Toledo Law, 100% of our students participate in a clinic, externship, or simulation course before graduation. We also offer robust appellate and trial advocacy programs to further perfect your skills.

Experiential Learning

STUDENT LIFE

At Toledo Law, lawyering skills and professionalism are emphasized from day one. Individualize your student experience by participating in activities and student groups that promote collaboration through social, educational, and service opportunities.

Student Life

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

Toledo Law is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our supportive community fosters respect and open dialogue in course discussions, workshops, and lectures. We're also building programs to increase access to legal education.

Diversity & Inclusion

COVID-19 Response

In alignment with The University of Toledo's measures to safeguard health and safety, we continue to ask our community to do their part to keep campus safe. Visit the UToledo COVID-19 Response site for critical University updates. For college-specific guidance, review our law coronavirus FAQ.

 

Experience Toledo Law

Meet Taylor Carroll, 3L

Taylor Carroll was immersed in the full Army experience with the U.S. Army JAG Corps. From taking a tandem jump with the Black Daggers to participating in physical training with other soldiers, she was inspired to grow in leadership skills and a career in international affairs. Read Student Profile

 

Experience Toledo Law

Meet Mark Hanusz, 3L

Set to graduate in May, Mark Hanusz wants to pursue a career in criminal law, an area that, prior to his externship, he had never considered. Read News Story

 

Experience Toledo Law

Meet Benjamin Reeve, 2L

Benjamin Reeve's externship with the Lucas County Land Bank led him to appreciate the value of non-profits and working together to achieve a greater purpose. Read Student Profile

Last Updated: 12/1/22