Welcome to STU Law



St. Thomas Law is a highly regarded, student-centered law school where diversity is cherished, a commitment to human rights and international law flourishes, and the Catholic heritage of social justice enhances the education of all faiths.


Although these are unprecedented times, we understand you have important decisions to make under very difficult circumstances. Our Admissions Team will ensure that you have an opportunity to experience the St. Thomas Law community. Explore the St. Thomas Law community through virtual events, webinars, Zoom sessions, phone calls, and live video streams! Our Admissions Team is here for you! Reach out to the Office of Admissions at Admitme@stu.edu or (305) 623-2310.

We are excited to meet you!

2020 Entering Class Profile

STU Law By the Numbers
Average Age : 26
62% Female
63 Undergraduate Institutions Represented
48 Majors Represented
82% Awarded Scholarship

PercentileLSATUndergraduate GPA
75th Percentile1533.53
25th Percentile1472.93

Asian - 3%
Black/African American - 8%
Caucasian/White - 18%
Hispanic - 70%
Did Not Indicate - 1%

Application Deadlines

St. Thomas Law is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 admissions cycle.

Spring Application deadline: December 15, 2020
Fall 2021 Application deadline: July 1, 2021

LSAT Dates
  • October LSAT-Flex*–week starting Saturday, October 3
  • November LSAT-Flex*–week starting Saturday, November 7
  • January LSAT—Saturday, January 16, 2021
  • February LSAT—Saturday, February 20, 2021
  • April LSAT—Saturday, April 10, 2021

*For additional information about the LSAT-Flex, please visit LSAC.org

Student Life

Experience Student Life at St. Thomas Law!

The St. Thomas Law Experience


Legal Oportunities

Academic Programs

Clinic & Externships


Legal Oportunities

Academic Programs

Clinic & Externships

Campus Tour

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of St. Thomas Law with Dean Fonseca-Nader and your S.B.A. President, Jaime Noicely.

We hope you enjoy getting to know our community.

Please contact us if you have any questions.
St. Thomas University College of Law

Register for a Webinar

Join us for Virtual Events to learn about St. Thomas Law, our faculty and our students!
Topics include information about our Clinical and Externships Programs, Academic Success Services, Career Opportunities, and more.

Programming for Admitted Students are by invitation only.
Admitted Students receive these invites by email.

ST&U Accepted Student Web Series

Alumni Judges Panel Tuesday, Mar 23, 2021RSVP

The First: A Workshop for First Generation Law Students Wednesday, April 7, 2021RSVP

Law Student Confidential Tuesday, April 20, 2021 RSVP

Financial Aid Q&A Session Tuesday, April 27, 2021RSVP

Lunch & Learn – Clinics Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Lunch & Learn – Career Services Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Lunch & Learn – Academic Success Thursday, May 27, 2021

Maintaining Wellness in Law School Thursday, June 10, 2021

Alternative Careers Workshop Thursday, June 16, 2021


STU Law Preview Days

STU Law Preview Day: Criminal Law with Professor Donald Tibbs 9:30 am, January 21, 2021

STU Law Preview Day: Criminal Procedure with Dean Tamara F. Lawson 8:45 am, February 9, 2021RSVP

STU Law Preview Day: Constitutional Law with Professor Jeremiah Chin 1:00 pm, February 23, 2021RSVP

STU Law Preview Day: Criminal Law with Professor John Hernandez 3:00 pm, March 17, 2021RSVP

STU Law Preview Day: Evidence with Professor Lenora Ledwon 2:45 pm, March 29, 2021RSVP

STU Law Preview Day: Sales with Professor Jennifer Martin 9:30 am, April 6, 2021RSVP

STU Law Preview Day: Property Law with Professor Robert Mensel 2:45 pm, April 15, 2021RSVP


LSAT Workshops

LSAT Workshop Thursday, February 4, 2021

Schedule a Virtual Meeting

Would you like to connect with a current student? Speak with a professor? Meet with an Admissions Advisor? We can arrange an individual virtual visit tailored to your unique interests and goals. For more information, contact us at Admitme@stu.edu