Why Chicago-Kent

At Chicago-Kent, you will study and collaborate with one of the most productive and influential groups of legal scholars in the country;

Chicago-Kent combines rigorous theoretical course work with first-rate training in lawyering skills, legal writing and advocacy;

Beginning in your first term, you are assigned a career counselor who helps you create a career development plan that fits your personal and professional goals;

The pass rate for Chicago-Kent graduates who took the Illinois bar exam for the first time in July 2012 was 95.43 percent - more than six points above the state average;

Chicago-Kent students come from 42 states and 19 countries, with backgrounds in biochemistry, journalism, engineering, teaching, fine arts and more. They are interesting people leading interesting lives.