12 months
26544 USD/year
26544 USD/year
11442 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The School of Law at the University of California, Davis, offers a superior educational experience for foreign lawyers, judges, prosecutors, and other legal professionals.


Key facts

Classes are taught by outstanding faculty scholars and is designed around individual student needs.

The Law curriculum for the general course of study at the University of California, Davis, is designed to either gain basic knowledge of the U.S. legal system or to focus on any area of legal scholarship supported by King Hall’s world-class curricula. Pre-planned specialization allows students to choose and area of focus such as business law, private and public international law, international business and dispute resolution, immigration law, criminal law and procedure, intellectual property, human rights and social justice law, environmental and natural resources law, health law and bioethics, and many others from the broad curriculum. Students may also take a pre-Bar study program. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law
  • Estate Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Courses include:

  • Completed application form
  • Official Academic Records (Transcripts)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Résumé or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Davis

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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