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Applying online via is strongly preferred. You can also download a paper application, or request one from the Office of Admissions via email,, or by phone at 212-636-6810.

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Application Deadline

  • Full-time JD program and the part-time, evening JD program
    Applications are accepted between September 15 and April 1.

Generally, applications for the full-time JD program and the part-time, evening JD program are processed within two weeks.

Application Fee: $70

Fee Waiver Information

In order to apply for a need based fee waiver, fill out the fee waiver application. In addition to the form, please include a copy of one of the following documents:

  • Pell Award Letter
  • Most Recent W-2
  • Current Pay Stub

The Office of JD Admissions is also happy to provide fee waivers for those who have served in the U.S. military, Teach for America, AmeriCorps, and the Peace Corps. To be eligible, please submit a letter of service.

You may fax (212-636-7984), email (, or mail materials to the Office of JD Admission.

If approved for a fee waiver, you will be granted a fee waiver code via email, so that you can apply electronically through

JD Admissions

Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd Street, Suite 4-104, New York, NY 10023

Tel: 212-636-6810

Fax: 212-636-7984