Welcome to San Francisco Law School
For over 100 years, San Francisco Law School has been providing a quality legal education
to a diverse student body -- many of whom balance work and family responsibilities
while attending law school. Successful completion of the San Francisco Law School
curriculum entitles our graduates to be awarded a J.D. – a Doctorate of Jurisprudence.
For most of its history, San Francisco Law School's legal program has been a part-time,
evening program. In order to give our students greater flexibility and options, San
Francisco Law School also offers a full-time program at the San Francisco campus.
Courses at San Francisco Law School are taught by a distinguished faculty of practicing
attorneys and judges. The sound legal education offered at San Francisco Law School is
supported by legal writing and legal analysis seminars, especially during the early
years when many law students need the most assistance. The school’s weekly Academic
Support sessions are open to all students. Required courses are supplemented by interesting
elective programs and seminars which are sensitive to the needs of a diverse student
body. The goal of San Francisco Law School is to ensure that each student who enters
the law school receives a quality legal education in preparation for the professional