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Consumer Information for Law Students

The following information is presented in accordance with ABA Standard 509 and is designed to
provide accurate and complete data about the Appalachian School of Law.

1. Admissions data;

2. Tuition and fees, living costs and Financial aid;

3. Conditional scholarships and retention data;

4. Enrollment data, including academic, transfer, and other attrition;

5. Number of full-time and part-time faculty,professional librarians, and administrators;

6. Class sizes for first-year and upper-class courses; number of seminar, clinical and co-curricular offerings;

7. Employment outcomes for 2012 Graduates, Employment outcomes for 2013 Graduates, Employment outcomes for 2014 Graduates;

8. Bar passage data.

9. Refund policies;

10. Curricular offerings, academic calendar, and academic requirements;

11. Transfer Credit criteria;

12. Articulation agreements.

Qualifications for Admission to the Bar

In addition to a bar examination, there are character, fitness, and other qualifications for admission to the bar in every U.S. jurisdiction. Applicants are encouraged to determine the requirements for any jurisdiction in which they intend to seek admission by contacting the jurisdiction. Addresses for all relevant agencies are available through the National Conference of Bar Examiners.  Below you will find links that may be helpful.

Comprehensive Guide to Bar Admission Requirements
National Conference of Bar Examiners
Bar Admissions Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar