Leaders to Lawyers - Capital University Law School

Leaders to Lawyers

  • The CapLaw Leaders to Lawyers program is designed to reward your service to our country and recognize the unique skills your military service has taught you. Leaders to Lawyers offers special benefits to current and former military personnel, including:

    •  Yellow Ribbon Program participation (If approved at 100%, Capital will match $6,000 of benefits provided by the Yellow Ribbon Program. Students receiving this benefit are not eligible for any other institutional aid.)
    • 100 percent semester tuition refund if you are called to active duty
    • No application fee
    • Individualized student support services
    • A university liaison dedicated to Leaders to Lawyers Program participants
    • Automatic admission to our Juris Doctor Program with a minimum GPA of 2.75 and a minimum LSAT score of 147. Candidates must possess other requisite character and fitness qualifications.   

    In addition to Capital University Law School’s reputation as a leader in legal education with our traditional full-time day program, we offer Central Ohio’s only part-time evening legal education program — allowing you to expand your professional skills while continuing to work full-time. We also boast recognition from the National Jurist for bar exam preparation and incredible access to real-world learning opportunities through our location in downtown Columbus.

    Please visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affair's website to view the most up to date payment rates for educational benefits

    Thank you for your service!  

    For more information or questions about the CapLaw Leaders to Lawyers Program, contact university liaison Keleigh P. Chumney, M.S. at 614-236-6354. 

     

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