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Jesuit Law Schools

In addition to preparing lawyers to serve their clients with a high degree of professional competence, listed below are some additional facts you might consider about the Jesuit law schools:

  • One out of every 10 American law students is enrolled in a Jesuit law school. In the US alone, there are 28 Jesuit colleges and universities located from coast to coast. Of these, 14 have a law school.
  • Located primarily in large cities, Jesuit law schools were among the first to provide access to women and people of color, and to offer both day and evening programs of study.
  • Programs of study share a distinct Jesuit heritage, one which values the pursuit of academic excellence, acquisition of knowledge for the betterment of society, care and concern of the individual, and preparation for public service.


Boston College Law School
885 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02159

Creighton University School of Law
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

University of Detroit
Mercy School of Law
651 E. Jefferson Avenue
Detroit, MI 48226

Fordham University
140 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023

Georgetown University Law Center
600 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington DC 20001

Gonzaga University School Of Law
E. 702 Sharp, Box 3528
Spokane, WA 99220

Loyola Law School
Loyola Marymount University
919 Albany Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015-0019

Loyola University of Chicago
School of Law
One East Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Loyola University of New Orleans
School of Law
7214 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70118

Marquette University Law School
1103 W. Wisconsin Ave. PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

Saint Louis University School of Law
Saint Louis University School of Law
100 N. Tucker Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63101

University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080

Santa Clara University School of Law
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

Seattle University School of Law
Sullivan Hall
901 12th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122