Standard 509 of the American Bar Association Standards and Rules of Procedure for the Approval of Law Schools requires Western State College of Law to disclose a variety of consumer information on its website. This page provides access to that information.

Official ABA Standard 509 Reports

The official ABA Standard 509 reports contain basic information about the Law School regarding admissions, curriculum, enrollment, financial aid, tuition and other required areas in an ABA-approved format. See the ABA’s Standard 509 Information Report.

Transfer of Credit Policy

Our transfer of credit policy and information about articulation agreements are available here.

Qualifications for Admission to the Bar

In addition to a bar examination, there are character, fitness, and other qualifications for admission to the bar in every U.S. jurisdiction. Applicants are encouraged to determine the requirements for any jurisdiction in which they intend to seek admission by contacting the jurisdiction. Addresses for all relevant agencies are available through the National Conference of Bar Examiners.

Employment Outcomes

Western State College of Law provides information on employment outcomes for the graduating classes of 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015.

  1. NALP 2014 Employment Survey
  2. NALP 2013 Employment Survey
  3. NALP 2012 Employment Survey
  4. ABA Employment Summary for 2015 Graduates
  5. ABA Employment Summary for 2014 Graduates
  6. ABA Employment Summary for 2013 Graduates