Application Process

Savannah Law School accepts applications year around for both our part-time and full-time programs; however, applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible in order to complete the admissions process in a timely manner and to ensure consideration prior to the class becoming full.  Applicants are required to submit the following materials:

  • Complete, sign, and date or electronically transmit the application.
  • A 2-3 page personal statement and one page resume with the application or as an email attachment to
  • A reportable Law School Admission Test (LSAT) score.  Applicants for the Fall entering class must take the LSAT no later than the June and are encouraged to register for an earlier test. LSAT test scores may not be older than 5 years prior to matriculation.
  • A LSAC Credential Assembly Service (CAS) Report.  Transcripts of all academic work, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools must be sent to LSAC’s Credential Assembly Service.  After acceptance, additional copies of the official transcripts from all colleges and universities must be received by SLS no later than October 15th.
  • Two letters of recommendation.  Recommenders should address the applicant’s character, academic ability, and potential for the study of law.
  • Any necessary character and fitness explanations.
  • Students who previously matriculated to any law school at any time must also submit a letter of standing and law school transcript directly to SLS for the application to be considered complete and ready for review. A CAS Report copy of the law school transcript is not acceptable for review.