A Message from the Office of Admissions:


Dear Prospective Student:

Congratulations on your interest in pursuing a career in the legal profession! As you explore law school options, we strongly encourage you to consider Florida A&M University College of Law.

As you may know, Florida A&M University College of Law is a recently re-established law school in Orlando, Florida, and is affiliated with Florida A&M University, a historically black university in Tallahassee, Florida. The College of Law’s rich tradition of excellence dates back to its original founding in 1949. Between 1949 and 1968, the College of Law graduated 57 students. In 2002, the College of Law re-opened in downtown Orlando as the only public law school in Central Florida. The College of Law has been fully accredited with the American Bar Association since July 2009 and serves as an attractive option for law school for many reasons including its location, affordability, diversity, state-of-the art facilities, and commitment to public service.

This is an extremely exciting time in the life of the law school—our future is bright. As the College of Law community strives towards excellence, we are searching for bright, talented students who can excel with us. We hope that you will join us in the inevitable exciting, prosperous times to come. Our entire FAMily (faculty, staff/administration, alumni, current and future students) has a vital role in the future success of the law school.

Best wishes in your law school search. We welcome your questions about FAMU College of Law in our Office of Admissions at the contact information listed to the right of the screen.

Helpful Links:

Law School Admission Council

Discover Law

American Bar Association

National Conference of Bar Examiners