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Juris Doctor


Phone: 208-885-6111
Toll-free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119
Student Union Building
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264


Phone: 208-334-2999
Fax: 208-364-4035
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene

Phone: 208-667-2588
Toll-free: 888-208-2268
Fax: 208-664-1272
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls

Phone: 208-282-7900
Fax: 208-282-7929
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83402

Training for Public Service

Through intensive training, you will gain the skills needed to analyze, interpret and apply the law in your future career in law, business or public service. Students learn through hands-on externships, a pro bono program and nine legal clinics. You will graduate qualified to take the bar exam anywhere in the US. The program offers eight areas of emphasis and dual-degree options.

Fast Facts

  • Comprehensive emphasis areas of study in Business Law & Entrepreneurship, Native American Law, Natural Resources & Environmental Law, and Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Innovative Third Year in Boise Curriculum
  • Nationally recognized experiential clinic, semester in practice, and externship programs
  • Small student body that promotes excellent faculty relationships and engagement
  • Attorney
  • Politician
  • Public Policy Analyst
  • Business Leader
  • Community Organizer
Salary Salaries range, see detailed statistics on the Career Development website.
Job Placement See detailed employment statistics on the Career Development website.
Degree Prep A Bachelor degree in any field is required.  Applications must also take the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT).
Degree Roadmap Juris Doctor takes three years.  Concurrent degree programs vary.


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Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

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Hands-on Learning
  • Live Client Clinics
  • Externship Program
  • Pro Bono Program
  • Practice Skills Taught in Doctrinal Courses
Student Organizations
  • Multicultural Law Student Association
  • Federalist Society
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Board of Student Advocates (Moot Court & Mock Trial)
  • Business Law Society
  • Idaho Legal Aid Services
  • Ada County Prosecutor’s Office
  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • Stoel Rives LLP
  • St. Lukes Health Systems