Consumer Information (ABA Required Disclosures)

This page offers links to information posted throughout our website to increase the ease with which prospective students may access the Consumer Information required by the American Bar Association Section on Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Standard 509. You may also download the ABA Standard 509 report.

Admissions Data

Tuition, Fees, Living Costs, Financial Aid, Conditional Scholarships, & Refunds

Composition and Number of Full-Time & Part-Time Faculty and Administrators

  • Number of full-time faculty (includes faculty with primary tenure and tenure-track appointments, clinical faculty, and the directors of Library and Legal Analysis, Writing & Research): 60
  • Number of part-time faculty (includes tenured Wake Forest faculty with secondary appointments in the law school, legal writing instructors, and adjunct professors): 76
  • Administrators (includes all deans, associate deans and assistant deans): 11
  • Departmental directory - listing of all law school departments and staff

Curricular Offerings, Academic Calendar & Academic Requirements

Bar Passage

Library Resources

Physical Facilities

Employment Outcomes

Transfer of Credit

Institutional Information

Accreditation

Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Wake Forest University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Wake Forest University. The Commission should only be contacted if there is evidence that appears to support significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.

Legal Accreditations

Wake Forest University School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association (Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar; 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654-7598; Telephone number 312-988-6739) and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools.

State Licensure and Certification

Professional licensure and certification requirements may vary from state to state. Although we attempt to provide accurate and timely information by state, this information is subject to change. Therefore, students should contact the appropriate licensing agency for their home state to obtain the most up to date information. Information about all jurisdictions is tracked by the National Conference of Bar Examiners.

Information regarding state-specific licensure and certification requirements for the Juris Doctor (JD) degree program at Wake Forest University School of Law is listed below:

State State Website Does the JD Degree program meet the licensing requirements for the state? Yes (Y) or No (N)
Alabama https://www.alabar.org/admissions/ Y
Alaska https://alaskabar.org/ Y
Arizona https://www.azcourts.gov/cld/Attorney-Admissions Y
Arkansas https://www.arcourts.gov/administration/professional-programs/asble Y
California https://www.calbar.ca.gov/Admissions Y
Colorado https://coloradosupremecourt.com/Future%20Lawyers/Overview.asp Y
Connecticut https://www.jud.ct.gov/cbec/ Y
Delaware https://www.courts.delaware.gov/bbe/ Y
District of Columbia https://www.dccourts.gov/ Y
Florida https://www.floridabarexam.org/ Y
George https://www.gabaradmissions.org/home Y
Hawaii https://www.courts.state.hi.us/ Y
Idaho https://isb.idaho.gov/ Y
Illinois https://www.ilbaradmissions.org/home Y
Indiana https://www.in.gov/judiciary/ace/ Y
Iowa https://www.iowacourts.gov/ Y
Kansas https://www.kscourts.org/ Y
Kentucky https://www.kyoba.org/ Y
Louisiana https://www.lascba.org/ Y
Maine https://mainebarexaminers.org/ Y
Maryland https://www.mdcourts.gov/ble Y
Massachusetts https://www.mass.gov/orgs/massachusetts-board-of-bar-examiners Y
Michigan https://courts.michigan.gov/Pages/default.aspx Y
Minnesota https://www.ble.mn.gov/ Y
Mississippi https://courts.ms.gov/bar/baradmissions/baradmissions.php Y
Missouri https://www.mble.org/home Y
Montana https://www.montanabar.org/ Y
Nebraska https://supremecourt.nebraska.gov/attorneys/admission-practice-law Y
Nevada https://www.nvbar.org/ Y
New Hampshire https://www.courts.state.nh.us/nhbar/ Y
New Jersey https://www.njbarexams.org/home Y
New Mexico https://nmexam.org/ Y
New York https://www.nybarexam.org/ Y
North Carolina https://www.ncble.org/home Y
North Dakota https://www.ndcourts.gov/supreme-court/committees/board-of-law-examiners Y
Ohio https://www.supremecourt.ohio.gov/ Y
Oklahoma http://www.okbbe.com/Default.aspx Y
Oregon https://www.osbar.org/index.html Y
Pennsylvania https://www.pabarexam.org/ Y
Rhode Island https://www.courts.ri.gov/Pages/default.aspx Y
South Carolina https://www.sccourts.org/ Y
South Dakota http://www.ujs.sd.gov/ Y
Tennessee https://www.tnble.org/ Y
Texas https://ble.texas.gov/home Y
Utah https://www.utahbar.org/ Y
Vermont https://www.vermontjudiciary.org/attorneys/admission-vermont-bar Y
Virginia http://barexam.virginia.gov/ Y
Washington https://www.wsba.org/ Y
West Virginia http://www.courtswv.gov/ Y
Wisconsin https://www.wicourts.gov/ Y
Wyoming https://www.wyomingbar.org/ Y
Guam http://www.guamsupremecourt.com/ Y
Northern Mariana Islands http://nmijudiciary.com/ Y
Palau http://www.palausupremecourt.net/ Y
Puerto Rico http://www.ramajudicial.pr/ Y
Virgin Islands https://www.vicourts.org/ Y

Non-Discrimination Statement

Wake Forest University is committed to diversity, inclusion and the spirit of Pro Humanitate. In adherence with applicable laws and as provided by University policies, the University prohibits discrimination in its employment practices and its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, disability and veteran status.

Inquiries regarding the University’s non-discrimination policies should be directed to:

Title IX Coordinator
 336.758.7258
 titleixcoordinator@wfu.edu