Earning your law degree is likely one of the biggest and most rewarding investments you’ll make in your lifetime. Think you can’t afford a legal education? Think again. Attending ONU Law is comparable to a public university for many students. Our tuition rates are the lowest in the Great Lakes Region among private law schools, giving you less debt upon graduation. We’re committed to helping you with personalized assistance in the admissions and financial aid process.
Personalize your pursuit of a legal education.
Our community supports you in every step of your journey from law student to practicing member of the legal profession. Student-centered programs focus on the connection between doctrine and practice in a way that immerses students. Our faculty is committed to developing your legal and analytical skills, and they'll do so by opening their doors and engaging one-on-one. Professors are supportive and deeply engaged, not only in your school success but also in your career success.
A system for success.
We’ve been devoted to preparing students for legal practice for 135 years, and our commitment to strong graduate outcomes remains unchanged. Students receive guaranteed clinical and externship opportunities to develop real-world skills before entering into practice. Our strong academic support program prepares graduates for success on the bar exam – not only in Ohio but across the country.
By the numbers
There are lots of things we want you to know about Ohio Northern, but here are a few to get you started.
First-time bar passage rate in Ohio following a two year pandemic
Guaranteed clinical and externship placements
Living alumni span all 50 U.S. states and abroad
Law Video Viewbook
Here you can see videos that highlight student life at ONU Law. Learn about living in Ada, our two dozen student organizations, what sets us apart from other colleges and how we prepare you for life after law school.
We’ve been devoted to preparing students for legal practice for 135 years, and ONU Law has a rich history of academic excellence. While the world and our college have evolved since our school was founded in 1885, our commitment to strong graduate outcomes remains unchanged.