The UALR Bowen School of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association. The ABA Section of Legal Education can be reached at: ABA Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar, Office of the Managing Director on Accreditation and Legal Education, 321 N. Clark St., 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60654, 312.988.5681, americanbar.org/legaled.
American Bar Association Standard 504 requires disclosure regarding 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 that jurisdiction. Addresses for all relevant agencies are available through the National Conference of Bar Examiners.
American Bar Association Standard 509 requires that accredited law schools publish consumer information. This information is designed to help you make an informed decision about attending law school. We encourage you to compare Bowen’s information to data from other schools.
The ABA Standard 509 Information Report includes basic disclosures on: academic calendar; academic requirements; curriculum; conditional scholarships; tuition, fees, living costs, and financial aid; admissions data; enrollment data and attrition and graduation rates; number of full-time and part-time faculty and administrators; library resources; and bar passage data.
The Employment Summary Reports provide employment information for recent Bowen graduates.
Information about the following additional topics is also provided below to assist you.
- Refund policy
- Curricular offerings
- Academic calendar
- Academic requirements
- Transfer credit policy
If you have any questions about this information, please contact the UALR William H. Bowen School of Law Office of Admissions by email or at 501.324.9903.