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Why Whittier Law School?

GENEROUS SCHOLARSHIPS

Your legal education can be more affordable by taking advantage of our generous scholarship programs, offered to over 50% of incoming students.

INTERNATIONAL FOCUS

Our international programs, faculty and study abroad experiences build the cross-cultural sensitivity and competence you need for success in today’s globalized workplace and economy.

OPPORTUNITY TO ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

If your record shows intelligence, real promise and a willingness to work hard, Whittier is proud to offer you the opportunity to pursue your goal of a career in law.

A COMMUNITY OF SUPPORT

To help you succeed in law school, on the bar examination and in the pursuit of a career, Whittier Law School’s caring faculty provides individualized assistance and our strong programs are designed to support you academically and personally. We offer a true community of support.

SUNNY SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOCATION

You can enjoy the beaches (located just 10 minutes away) as well as a variety of dining and entertainment options near our campus in sunny Southern California.

TRAINING IN PRACTICAL SKILLS

To help you transition into the practice of law successfully, we rigorously train our students in necessary practical skills and offer hands-on, practical experiences.

SPECIALIZATION IN LEGAL AREAS

At Whittier Law School, you can specialize in trial and appellate practice as well as family, business, criminal, international and intellectual property law. Many courses are also offered in environmental law.

SCENIC CAMPUS WITH EASY ACCESS

Located in a safe, quiet neighborhood, our inviting, park-like campus offers 14 acres of open space with free, close parking and wireless internet access.

DIVERSE COMMUNITY

To prepare you for workplace realities, Whittier Law School’s student body is remarkably diverse in many ways (including over 50% students of color), mirroring today’s complex society.

ACTIVE STUDENT BODY

You can build lifelong friendships and valuable professional contacts by participating in one of the over 30 organizations created by our active student body.