​​​​​​​Congratulations and welcome to Vermont Law School!

This page contains useful information for incoming students. The admissions staff is here to make your transition to Vermont as seamless and informative as possible. We encourage you to bookmark this page, and feel free to call or email us if you have any questions or need assistance locating information. We are excited to have you join our community.

Important dates—including deposit deadlines, online chats, and other events—are indicated in the calendar below.

 Important Dates

 

 

First Deposit DueFirst Deposit Due2014-04-15T04:00:00Z2023-04-16T03:55:00Z298
Application Deadline - Master's Programs - General DeadlineApplication Deadline - Master's Programs - General Deadline2014-04-15T04:00:00Z2023-04-16T03:55:00Z306
AJD Orientation 2014AJD Orientation 2014VLS Campus2014-05-22T12:30:00Z8:30 AM2014-05-22T21:15:00Z416
Second Deposit DueSecond Deposit Due2014-06-15T04:00:00Z2023-06-16T03:55:00Z299
OrientationOrientationVermont Law School, South Royalton, VT2014-08-18T04:00:00Z2014-08-24T04:00:00Z392

 Next Steps

 

Meet Your Admissions Ambassadors

Questions about law school, life in South Royalton "SoRo," or on campus student groups? The Admitted Student Ambassadors are here to make your transition to Vermont as informed as possible. Watch your inbox for a message from your assigned ASA

Visit Vermont & VLS

We encourage you to visit! The easiest method is to fly into Burlington and rent a car. Vermont has very limited public transportation. See the transportation page for all available options.

Attend Admitted Student Day

We encourage you to visit! The easiest method is to fly into Burlington and rent a car. Vermont has very limited public transportation. See the transportation page for all available options.

Review Tuition & Financial Aid Information

Students that wish to be considered for institutional aid and federal loans must fill out a FAFSA. Awards are mailed in March and will continue on a rolling basis. Questions? finaid@vermontlaw.edu

Pay Tuition Deposits

The total deposit amount due is $750.  This amount is split into two charges:  The First Deposit, in the amount of $250, is due by April 15th.  The Second Deposit, in the amount of $500, is due by June 15th: $500. These dates may change depending on when you are admitted, please review your admission letter to confirm. We encourage you to submit your Intent to Enroll and tuition deposits online. We accept Mastercard, Visa, Discover, American Express, and eCheck. All deposits are non-refundable and will be credited towards the first semester tuition.

Make the Vermont Transition

Housing, Local Services, Insurance. Let us know how we can help you become familiar with VLS, area services, and the surrounding communities.

Request Final Transcripts

Official transcripts from your degree granting institution must be mailed to the Admissions Office prior to the first day of classes. For JD and LLM students, this is in addition to the transcripts sent to LSAC during the application review process.

Attend Orientation

Orientation for all programs will be held during the week of August 18, 2014.

Available preliminary schedules: JD | Masters & LLM

Book Lists and Reading Assignments

Hit the ground running!