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Taking the GRE® General Test for Law School

Considering law school? Use your GRE® General Test scores when applying to law school as many are now accepting or are considering accepting GRE General Test scores — saving you time and money from taking another admissions test.

The GRE® test is offered throughout the year and in more than 1,000 locations worldwide, making it easily accessible. Take the most widely accepted graduate admissions test and give yourself more opportunities.

Law Schools That Accept GRE Scores for Their J.D. Programs

The following law schools accept GRE General Test scores for admission to their J.D. programs. Note that most law schools that accept GRE scores also consider GRE scores when offering scholarships to admitted students.

Joint J.D. programs at these and other law schools may also accept the GRE General Test.

United States

  • American University Washington College of Law
  • Boston University School of Law
  • Brigham Young University J. Reuben Clark Law School
  • Brooklyn Law School
  • California Western School of Law
  • Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • Columbia Law School
  • Cornell Law School
  • Florida International University College of Law
  • Florida State University College of Law
  • George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School
  • Georgetown University Law Center
  • Harvard Law School
  • John Marshall Law School
  • Massachusetts School of Law at Andover
  • New York University School of Law
  • Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
  • Pace University Elisabeth Haub School of Law
  • Pennsylvania State University Dickinson Law
  • Pennsylvania State University — Penn State Law
  • Pepperdine School of Law
  • Seattle University School of Law
  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
  • St. John's University School of Law
  • Suffolk University Law School
  • Texas A&M University School of Law
  • University at Buffalo School of Law
  • University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
  • University of California, Davis, School of Law
  • University of California, Irvine School of Law
  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
  • University of Chicago Law School
  • University of Dayton School of Law
  • University of Hawai’i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
  • University of Montana Alexander Blewett III School of Law
  • University of New Hampshire School of Law
  • University of Notre Dame Law School
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • University of Southern California, Gould School of Law
  • University of South Carolina School of Law
  • University of Texas at Austin School of Law
  • University of Virginia School of Law
  • Wake Forest University School of Law
  • Washington University School of Law
  • Yale Law School
  • Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

China

  • Peking University School of Transnational Law

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  • Hamad Bin Khalifa Law School

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Top Law Schools Accept GRE Scores

Law schools at Arizona, Harvard, Columbia, Northwestern and Georgetown universities are among the first to begin accepting GRE scores for admissions purposes.

GRE® Test Enables Law Schools Greater Access to a Wider Range of Applicants

Harvard Law School's dean observes that accepting the GRE General Test will attract applicants from more varying majors, including STEM.