Welcome to the Office for Admissions!

Welcome to North Carolina Central University School of Law! You’re about to embark on a journey through a legacy of learning that will challenge you academically and intellectually. Embracing our heritage, our mission is to provide a high quality, personalized practice-oriented and affordable legal education to historically underserved students to help diversify the legal profession.

North Carolina Central University School of Law is a student-oriented place of learning. The School of Law seeks students who are more likely to contribute affirmatively to the learning of others because of their intellectual attainments, demonstrated emotional maturity and self-discipline, oral ability, and capacity to benefit from the school’s educational program. Applicants, who individually have overcome economic, societal or educational obstacles, make a very important contribution to the diversity of the student body and serve as role models of achievement. These factors are important predictors of success. Applicants selected for admission bring to the School of Law many attributes, including academic credentials; personal and professional experiences; strong analytical and problem-solving abilities; strong writing skills; oral communication and listening abilities; organizational and time management skills; general research skills; and the desire to promote justice and serve others. Learn more about us.

Admission Overview

The School of Law begins accepting online applications on October 1st.

Application Requirement Checklist

Learn more about the requirements for a completed application.

Application Deadlines

North Carolina Central University School of Law’s application deadline for the Fall enrollment period is April 30th.

Recruitment Calendar

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Acceptance Process


  Financial Assistance



First Year Student Profile


Performance Based Admission Program


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