Marquette University Law School is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. The ABA Standards and Rules of Procedure for Approval of Law Schools includes Standard 509(b), requiring Web site publication of consumer information for the benefit of current and potential law students. We provide links to our Web site where additional Standard 509-compliant information can be found:
Employment Outcomes and Bar Passage Data
Policy on Student Complaints
- Information on Law School Scholarships. (Marquette University Law School does not award conditional scholarships.)
Standard 504 and Standard 509
State Licensure/Certification Disclosure
Satisfies Educational Requirements:
- Pursuant to Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules, Marquette University Law School’s JD graduates satisfy the educational requirements to become licensed to practice law in the state of Wisconsin by Diploma Privilege and are not required to take the Wisconsin Bar Examination. The graduates must still meet the state’s character and fitness requirements.
- As an American Bar Association-accredited law school, Marquette University Law School’s JD graduates satisfy the educational requirements to take the bar examination and become licensed to practice law in the following states: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WY. US Territories: AS, GU, MP, PR, VI. Upon passing a state’s bar examination, the JD graduates are eligible to become licensed in that state. In addition, graduates must still meet the state’s character and fitness requirements for admission to the bar.
Does Not Satisfy Educational Requirements: None
No determination made: None
Contact Information for the Council
Office of the Consultant on Legal Education/Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar