For more than 100 years, we’ve been the smart choice for aspiring JD students. Our innovative curriculum is designed for the modern job market, so you can find success locally and abroad, in the courtroom, boardroom, or beyond.

Santa Clara University School of Law | 500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053 | © 2017

SANTA CLARA LAW: 
IN THE HEART OF SILICON VALLEY

THE SMART CHOICE FOR A JD

“Santa Clara Law teaches practical solutions to legal problems rather than just legal theory. It sits smack in the middle of the most explosive growth economy on the planet, Silicon Valley. For anyone who wants to actually practice law, I couldn’t suggest a better learning environment.”

Akshay Verma, JD ’06
Axiom Law, San Francisco

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SANTA CLARA LAW: IN THE 
HEART OF SILICON VALLEY

THE SMART CHOICE FOR A JD

For more than 100 years, we’ve been the smart choice for aspiring JD students. Our innovative curriculum is designed for the modern job market, so you can find success locally and abroad, in the courtroom, boardroom, or beyond.

Santa Clara University School of Law | 500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053 | © 2017

For more than 100 years, we’ve been the smart choice for aspiring JD students. Our innovative curriculum is designed for the modern job market, so you can find success locally and abroad, in the courtroom, boardroom, or beyond.

INNOVATIVE JD
DUAL–DEGREE, CERTIFICATE, AND GRADUATE PROGRAMS 
INNOVATIVE JD,
A DIVERSE COMMUNITY
A DIVERSE COMMUNITY
OF ENGAGED STUDENTS, ALUMNI, AND FACULTY
Classes every other weekend
DEEP CONNECTIONS
TO LOCAL INDUSTRY AND GLOBAL BUSINESS
Classes every other weekend
FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME
SCHEDULING OPTIONS

OUR VALUE AT A GLANCE

Real-World Opportunity

Take part in unparalleled internships, externships, and study abroad experiences or participate in our specialized centers and clinics, such as the Entrepreneurs’ Law Clinic, High Tech Law Institute, and the Northern California Innocence Project.

Nationally-Recognized Academic Excellence 

Our top-ranked intellectual property program places us among the most elite law institutions in the nation. And our expertise extends to criminal, immigration, and international law, among other areas.

A Dynamic Location for Career-Seekers

Gain access to the thriving Silicon Valley job market. We count Apple, Facebook, Google, Cisco, Intel, and more among our local neighbors—and your potential employers.

A Vibrant Community
of Support

In 2018, 80% of our students received scholarship awards and support at Santa Clara Law is so much more. From day one, you can connect with our leading faculty or seek out services through the Office of Academic & Bar Success, Student Services, or Career Management.

STUDY ABROAD
STUDY ABROAD OFFERS MORE OPPORTUNITIES TO GAIN GLOBAL EXPERIENTIAL EDUCATION THAN ANY OTHER AMERICAN LAW SCHOOL

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