Western State University, College of Law
) is a private
American law school
in Fullerton, California
. It was the first law school established in Orange County
and has over 10,000 alumni.The WSU campus is located across the street from California State University, Fullerton
, but it is not affiliated with the State University.
Western State University College of Law was founded in 1966 as the first law school established in Orange County, California
. It is owned by Education Management Corporation
, a provider of private post-secondary education in North America. Western State's two buildings, the primary building and library, house classrooms and faculty offices, a mock trial courtroom, the admissions office, a student lounge, a student organizations room, the financial aid office, and the career services department. The library contains computer labs in addition to legal materials.
It is not a member of the Association of American Law Schools
(AALS), but has paid a fee to receive AALS services.
Western State offers both full-time and part-time programs. Currently, the full-time program is only offered as daytime study, and the part-time program is only offered through evening study. However, part-time students can apply for spring admission, while full-time students can only do so for fall.
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