Founded in 1834 by Judge John Reed, The Dickinson School of Law is the oldest law school in Pennsylvania and the fifth-oldest in the nation. In 1997, the law school merged with Penn State University. Penn State’s Dickinson Law offers you choices as you consider three years of learning with legal scholars, ambassadors, diplomats, judges, and lawyers from around the world.
You evaluate a law school on a number of considerations. You’ll find our bar passage rate, employment numbers, and student satisfaction place us among the top law schools in the country.