About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 120-year history and reputation for academic excellence. We are located on the beautiful 228-acre USC University Park Campus, just south of downtown Los Angeles.
Learn about our interdisciplinary curriculum, experiential learning opportunities and specialized areas.
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USC Gould helps prepare you for a stellar legal career. You can pursue a JD degree, one of our numerous graduate and international offerings, or an online degree or certificate.
Participate in an unparalleled learning experience with diversity of people and thought. Get involved in the law school community and participate in activities that enhance your studies.
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We work closely with students, graduates and employers to support successful career goals and outcomes. Our overall placement rate is consistently strong, with 94 percent of our JD class employed within 10 months after graduation.
Our faculty is distinguished for its scholarship, as well as for its commitment to teaching. Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio creates an intimate and collegial learning environment.
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We know applying for law school can often be an intimidating process but it does not have to be! The Gould Admissions Office has put together video resources from our Nuts and Bolts of the Application series where we examined each element of the application. Please review any of the videos available and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact the USC Gould Admissions Office (JD) at (213) 725-2523 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Fight on!
- GPA/LSAT - Understanding Their Role in the Admissions Process
- Personal and Diversity Statements - Crafting Your Narrative
- Resume Review - Do's and Don'ts of a Strong Resume
- Letters of Recommendation - What Makes a Compelling Letter
- Financial Aid - Financing Your Legal Education
- Admissions Information Session Recording
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