At a Glance

A Closer Look at Yale Law School

Yale Law School has a rich history dating back nearly two centuries. Our campus includes remarkably unique architectural details such as stained glass medallions and intricate stonework depicting scenes in the law. Today, Yale Law School offers a truly exceptional academic experience that empowers every student to blaze their own path and effect positive change. Whether looking back or looking toward the future, we invite you to explore what makes Yale Law School a leader in legal education.

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Discover the history of Yale Law School, which dates back to the earliest days of the 19th century.


Take a virtual tour of the beautiful and unique details that make up the Sterling Law Building.

YLS students sitting in the courtyard
Yale Law School by the Numbers

Information about our student body, faculty, academic and extracurricular experiences, clinics and programs, financial aid and support, and alumni community

Exterior of Yale Law School
Exterior of Yale Law School

A Closer Look at YLS

View a collection of photos and videos that gives an inside look at the world of Yale Law School and its stunning and historic campus.