Ohio Northern University—Claude W. Pettit College of Law

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The Claude W. Pettit College of Law at Ohio Northern University is a private law school located in Ada, Ohio. Founded in 1885, we are one of the oldest law schools in the country, educating practice-ready, purpose-driven attorneys who make a mark in the legal profession.

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The JD Program

A legal education that blends rigorous coursework with extensive opportunities for practical application. Professors and peers who know you by name and go above and beyond to help you succeed. Small class sizes, exceptional bar passage rates, and outstanding job placements. Discover what ONU Law can offer you.

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Student Life

Student Life

ONU Law is a vibrant and close-knit community of legal scholars. Life here is focused, but fun. We encourage you to explore, get involved, make friends, and take steps toward an amazing career in law.

Career Placement and Bar Passage

You give your all to succeed in law school and pass the bar. We give our all to helping you launch the legal career of your dreams. The Office of Career and Professional Development supports you in every aspect of your job search, providing individualized counseling, networking opportunities, online resources, and connections to supportive alumni.

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Tuition and Aid

Expense Cost
Tuition
$31,900.00
Fees
$1,050.00
Expected Cost of Attendance
$49,787.00

Admission Decisions: Beyond the Numbers

Admissions decisions are rendered on a rolling basis, and applicants are admitted until the class is full. We encourage you to apply early in the cycle for the greatest consideration for admission as well as scholarship and grant awards. Students not immediately admitted may be placed on a waiting list.

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Admitted Applicant Profile

25-75% UGPA Range at Ohio Northern:

3.00 to 3.57

2.00
2.58
3.16
3.74
4.33

25-75% LSAT Score Range at Ohio Northern:

146 to 154

120
135
150
165
180

25-75% UGPA Range at Ohio Northern:

3.00 to 3.57

2.00
2.58
3.16
3.74
4.33

25-75% LSAT Score Range at Ohio Northern:

146 to 154

120
135
150
165
180

25-75% UGPA Range at Ohio Northern:

3.00 to 3.57

2.00
2.58
3.16
3.74
4.33

25-75% LSAT Score Range at Ohio Northern:

146 to 154

120
135
150
165
180

Contact Information

525 South Main Street,
Ada, OH 45810,
United States