We see them as innovators, activists, and advocates for change, all working within the law to make society better. We call this spirit lawPOSITIVE, and you see it everywhere here.
Oregon Law has a tradition of leadership, and there is no better teacher than experience. We offer you many clinics and externships where you can launch businesses, shape public policy, assist families, advise nonprofits, and more—all while you learn.
We are the only law school in Oregon located on the campus of a major public university, so you're in very smart and successful company. And our Portland Program offers you the chance to spend your third year studying and networking in a more urban setting.
No matter where your passion lies, Oregon Law gives you a world-class legal education—starting with our Legal Research and Writing Program, ranked #5 in the nation by U.S. News. Beyond these critical skills, we offer you more than a dozen specialty concentrations and concurrent degree options in areas like conflict resolution, business, environmental studies, international studies, journalism, and more.
Oregon Law students and alumni are extraordinary. Here we'll highlight some of their stories, and let them tell you why Oregon Law means so much to them.