Named after John Marshall, the fourth Chief Justice of the United States, UIC John Marshall Law School was founded in 1899, as a dynamic public independent law school in Illinois. With 69% of acceptance rate, the institution offers Juris Doctor and graduate degree programs.
|Type of School||Public|
|Percentage of International students||5%|
|Basic Tuition fee. Domestic Graduate Students||36,408 USD|
|Basic Tuition fee. Graduate International Students||47,500 USD|
|Test scores accepted||LSAT/ GRE|
JMLS is located in the urban setting of Chicago, Illinois. The campus is easily reachable through public transportation.
JMLS does not provide on-campus housing facilities. However, advantageous for living in a city there is a lot of off-campus housing facilities available for students.
There are 13 areas of study and 10 programs consisting of Juris Doctor and Masters programs offered at the John Marshall Law School. Juris Doctor (JD) and Master of Laws (LLM) is the most sought program in JMLS.
Application Form: Students can submit an online application through the school’s website.
Students enrolled at the John Marshall Law School have to bear the following expenses:
|Tuition fee||1,500.00 USD|
|Foreign applicant tuition deposit||500 USD|
|Housing expense||16,800.00 USD|
|Academic Facilities & Maintenance Fund Assessment||226.00 USD|
JMLS offers its students both scholarships and awards. A variety of financial aid is provided to entering students based on their academic achievements, undergraduate course work, and Law School Admission Test Score.
Listed below are some of the scholarships and awards made available to its students.
Distinguished Scholar Scholarship:
Edward T. Lee Scholarship: Established in honour of Edward T. Lee, one of the founders of Law School, this scholarship, like both of the scholarships above, awards entering students on the basis of the overall quality of their admission application.
Martin C. Housman Award: This award provides financial support to recent graduates of UIC JMLS to enrol in a certified bar exam course.
The aforementioned scholarships are open to all applicants based on their merits. Students may apply for it on the college website.
International students are allowed to work both on and off-campus in JMLS.
JMLS has a Career Services Office which is especially beneficial for its alumni, aiming to empower, educate and assist them through information sharing and skills training, in the job search and continued career development.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$46,950 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Post Graduate Program||$46,950 / Year|
|North Central Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Law Programs||American Bar Association|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary