Start at UAS, Study Law at Willamette University
The 4+3 Direct Admission Program allows undergraduate students studying at UAS and UAS alumni to gain admission to Willamette Law based on certain academic credentials.
The 4+3 Direct Admission Program
The 4+3 Direct Admission Program allows undergraduate students studying at UAS and UAS alumni to gain admission to Willamette Law based on certain academic credentials. When a student meets these credentials, they will be admitted to the Willamette School of Law and be guaranteed a Direct Admission scholarship of $10,000, renewable each year the student is enrolled at Willamette Law and remains in good standing.
“This is an exciting opportunity for our Social Science students. Many of them develop a strong interest in policy and law while attending UAS. This unique partnership with Willamette University of Law provides a valuable pathway for expanding their career options.” — Dr. Lora Vess, Faculty and Chair, UAS Social Sciences
4+3 UAS/Willamette Direct Admission Law Program Advisor
Leah Straley is the pre-law advisor to offer guidance to any student interested in pursuing a legal education. She is currently the Assistant Dean of Recruitment at Willamette University College of Law in Salem, Oregon where she assists students interested in earning a JD, LLM, or MLS degree.
Dean Straley can assist with:
- Exploring legal careers/law schools
- Developing skills for law school
- The law school application process and timeline
- Understanding standardized entrance exams: The LSAT and the GRE
- Choosing a law school and financing your graduate education
For detailed information about studying law at Willamette University, visit the College of Law website.
UAS/Willamette 4+3 Direct Admission Law program announcement