Admission Standards
If you would like the California School of Law to determine if you are qualified for admissions, please complete our Admissions Evaluation Form.

You are encouraged to contact our Admissions Counselor at call 805-770-3030 or by

e-mail at [email protected] for assistance at any point in your application process.

NO LSAT Required.

Bachelors or Associate Degree

Applicants with a Bachelor’s or Associate Degree from an accredited U.S. college or university meet the admission standards and are eligible for admission.
Exceptions for Applicants Without a Degree
Applicants with 60 college units meet the admission standards and are eligible for admission.

Applicants with a Masters Degree
Applicants with a Master’s Degree from an accredited U.S. College or University meet the law school admission standards and are eligible for admission.

Applicants with a foreign Bachelor’s Degree but a US Masters are not required to submit the foreign Bachelors transcripts.

Applicants are required to submit their Official Transcripts from ALL Colleges and Universities attended to the California School of Law. All Transcripts must be received directly from the college or university. Most colleges and university’s have eTranscript which is significantly less money than paper transcripts and are delivered faster. Have eTranscript sent to Admissions at [email protected]

If ordering paper transcripts please have them mailed to:

California School of Law
Attn: Admissions
5276 Hollister Ave Ste 262
Santa Barbara, CA 93111


Applicants using LSAC Transcript Service make sure your account is active and provide your LSAC# on the application and California School of Law will request your transcripts.

International Students
International Students are welcome to attend the California Law School. Only Applicants with a non-U.S. college degree are considered International Students. Applicants with a degree from a U.S. College or University, but living outside the U.S. are not considered international students.

International applicants educated outside the U.S. must have their transcripts evaluated by a Credential Evaluation Service approved by the State Bar of California. Students are required to have a course by course evaluation.

Review the list of Approved Credential Evaluation Services.

The Law School does not offer instruction in languages other than English. Students must satisfactorily speak and write English.

For further information, contact a California School of Law academic counselor at call 805-770-3030 or reach us through e-mail at: [email protected]