ABA Required Disclosures

ABA Standard 509 Consumer Information

This chart shows the location on this website where you can find information that the American Bar Association requires for law schools to post on its website. This chart is to demonstrate efficiently for the prospective student that Albany Law School is in compliance with the Bar’s Standards and Rules of Procedure.

Description Location On Website
​Admissions data Class of 2018 Profile
​Tuition Cost of Attendance
​Fees Cost of Attendance
​Living costs Cost of Attendance
​Financial aid Financial Aid
​Conditional Scholarships Sources of Aid
​Refunds Business Office
​Enrollment data Class of 2018 Profile
Attrition Fact Sheet
Graduation rates Fact Sheet
Full-time faculty and administrators Fact Sheet
Part-time faculty and administrators Fact Sheet
Curricular offerings Courses
Academic calendar Academic Calendar
Academic requirements J.D. Program Rules & Regulations
Library resources Library
Facilities Video Tour & Directions
Employment outcomes Prospective Students
Bar passage data Fact Sheet
Transfer of credit earned Transfer Admissions FAQ
List of institutions with articulation agreement 3+3 Accelerated Program & Joint Degree Programs
If applicable, disclose name and contact information of Council Fact Sheet

*This data reflects information compiled for the 2015 ABA Standard 509 Information Report. The website, in some cases, has more recent data than the report.

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.