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University of New Hampshire-Franklin Pierce School of Law

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Public, 4-year or above

School Size & Setting

Fringe | Town

Students-to-Faculty Ratio

5:1

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

Pierce Law strives to provide its students with the best possible legal education. Pierce Law is a community of scholars, oriented toward the practice of law, who teach, learn and empower others to contribute productively to a global legal system. Students from around the world with diverse experiences engage in active, practice-based learning in small, cooperative and interactive learning environments. While traditional areas of law and emerging specialties are taught, the intellectual property law curriculum, one of the broadest in the country, is continually emphasized and improved. Graduates are highly capable, confident professionals who will serve clients, employers and the public with integrity and excellence.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

No information

Out of state

No information
Graduate

In state

$35,310

Out of state

$40,310

Other Estimated Costs

Housing

$. per year

Books & Supplies

$. per year

Personal Expenses

$. per year

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

Learn about different ways to cover costs, incluing financial aid, GI Bills, grants and scholarships

Applying for financial Aid

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Academics

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Law and Legal Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
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Graduate ProgramsX

  • LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
    • International Law and Legal Studies
      • An advanced, professional study of the law affecting relations between nations, the behavior of international organizations, and the international activities of private citizens and organizations. See other colleges that offer this major
    • Intellectual Property Law
      • An advanced, professional study of the law, policies, and regulations related to copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, and related issues. Includes instruction in patent law, copyright law, trademark law, intellectual property licensing and litigation, and applications such as art and entertainment law, communications law, information technology law, sports law, and chemical and biotech patent law. See other colleges that offer this major
    • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
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Graduate
$0
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
43%
Male Students
57%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Caucasian68.76%
  2. Two Or More Ethnicities10.41%
  3. Not Specified8.08%
  4. Asian5.21%
  5. Hispanic/Latino5.03%
  6. Black2.51%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

468

Graduate students

468

Full Time Students
66%
Part Time Students
34%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children

Top five largest sports teams

Male sports:
  • Rowing
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Lacrosse
  • Tennis
  • Sailing
Female sports:
  • Rowing
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Lacrosse
  • Sailing
  • Softball
Full List of Athletics

Full List of Athletics X

    • Male

    • Rowing
    • Track and Field, Outdoor
    • Lacrosse
    • Tennis
    • Sailing
    • Female

    • Rowing
    • Track and Field, Outdoor
    • Lacrosse
    • Sailing
    • Softball
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