South Texas College of Law

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South Texas College of Law (locally referred to as South Texas) is a private law school and a member of both the American Bar Association and the Association of American Law Schools. The school is located in Houston, TX and was established in 1923. South Texas College of Law is one of the oldest law schools in Texas. The college currently has a staff of over 100 professors, which includes both adjunct and full-time.

The school’s trial advocacy program is often ranked among the top 10 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and was ranked third in 2010. The college holds over 111 national and international Advocacy Championships, more than any other law school in the United States.

Through a partnership with Texas A&M University, South Texas offesr a joint bachelor’s and Juris Doctor (J.D.) program that can be completed in just six years. Three years of study is dedicated to the bachelor’s degree and three years to the Juris Doctorate.

General Information

Main Office
1303 San Jacinto Street Houston, TX 77002
phone: (713) 659-8040

The Law Services Information Book, explaining the registration procedures for the LSAT and LSDAS, can be obtained by writing LSAC at Box 2000, 662 Penn Street, Newtown, PA, 18940-0998, by calling LSAC at 215-968-1001

Main Address
3201 West Pecan Boulevard
McAllen, TX 78502
(956) 618-8311

Admissions Information

Application Fee: $55

College has an application fee: Yes

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Open admission, but with selective admission to some programs

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 373
Legal Studies, General 373
Law 373
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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