Located in the heart of New York City, Fordham Law is a vibrant, collaborative, and diverse community of dedicated teachers and engaged, hands-on students who are working together to master the law, understand its role in advancing justice, and make sure that justice is accessible to all.
#37ranking among U.S. law schoolsU.S. News & World Report
Top 30law school in 10 specialty areasU.S. News & World Report
#21“Go-To Law School”National Law Journal
#28ranking nationallyAbove the Law
Student Life at Fordham Law
Fordham Law is a thriving community where students feel connected and engaged both in and out of the classroom. The Jesuit value of cura personalis—“care for the whole person”—informs our approach to your law school journey. We believe that health and wellness is vital to your law school experience and your professional development as a lawyer, and we are committed to supporting you every step of the way.