Applied Legal Studies

A program of study offered through the Government Department in the College of Arts & Sciences, the Applied Legal Studies program includes several paralegal programs in addition to the bachelors degree.

6 Year Law Program

Our six year law program offers you an opportunity for early admission to the Law School at the end of your junior year. You'll earn a combined bachelor's degree and Juris Doctor degree in six years instead of the typical seven. 

This program of study must begin in the first year and is not open to transfer students.  Students interested in the six year law program should consult with the appropriate prelaw advisor for your school or academic discipline.

SU+Plus

Discover SU+Plus. This program summer program—one of nine in the nation and the only one of its kind in New England—introduces students to the rigors of legal studies and nurtures their plans to join the profession.