Michigan State University College of Law

The Michigan State University College of Law (Michigan State Law or MSU Law) is the law school of Michigan State University, a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan. Established in 1891 as the Detroit College of Law, it was the first law school in the Detroit, Michigan area and the second in the state of Michigan. In October 2018, the college began a process to fully integrate into Michigan State University, changing from a private to a public law school. The integration with Michigan State University was finalized on August 17, 2020.

The college is nationally ranked #108 by ''U.S. News & World Report'' out of 196 ABA approved schools. By counting flagship journals not separately ranked by Washington & Lee School of Law (W&L Law) in its Law Journal Rankings, ''Michigan State Law Review'' was the 63rd highest-ranked flagship print journal in 2022 with a score of 14.55 out of 100 and, per W&L Law, the 99th overall law journal.

For the class entering in 2023, the school had a 39.37% acceptance rate, 35.37% of those accepted enrolled, and entering students had a median LSAT score of 159 and a median undergraduate GPA of 3.55.

For the 2022 graduating class, 72.25% of graduates obtained full-time, long-term bar-passage-required employment (''i.e.,'' employment as attorneys), and 11.45% were not employed part- or full-time in any capacity, within 10 months after graduation.

Notable alumni include current Governor of Michigan Gretchen Whitmer, current Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Elizabeth T. Clement, former Michigan Supreme Court Justice and mayor of Detroit Dennis Archer, former Michigan Supreme Court Justice and United States federal judge George Clifton Edwards Jr., former Michigan gubernatorial candidate Geoffrey Fieger, former Michigan Senate majority leader and former U.S. Representative Mike Bishop, and former mayor of East Lansing Mark Meadows. Provided by Wikipedia
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    Brief case

    Published 1926
    “…Detroit College of Law…”
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    The first hundred years are the hardest : a centennial history of the Detroit College of Law / by Samuel, Gwenn Bashara

    Published 1993
    “…Detroit College of Law…”
    Book
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    Detroit law review.

    Published 1931
    “…Detroit College of Law…”
    Serial
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    Detroit law review

    “…Detroit College of Law…”
    Full Text (via LLMC)
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    The writ

    Published 2009
    “…Detroit College of Law…”
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    Detroit College of Law review.

    Published 1975
    “…Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    Journal of international law and practice.

    Published 1992
    “…Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    Journal of medicine and law.

    Published 1997
    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    Michigan State University-DCL journal of international law.

    Published 1999
    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University law review.

    Published 1995
    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    Michigan State DCL law review.

    Published 2003
    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    The law review of Michigan State University Detroit College of Law.

    Published 1998
    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
    Journal
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    Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University entertainment & sports law journal.

    Published 1995
    “…Detroit College of Law. Entertainment & Sports Law Society…”
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    Detroit College of Law entertainment & sports law forum.

    Published 1994
    “…Detroit College of Law. Entertainment & Sports Law Society…”
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    Entertainment and sports lawyer.

    Published 1998
    “…Detroit College of Law. Entertainment & Sports Law Society…”
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    University of Detroit law journal.

    Published 1931
    “…University of Detroit. College of Law…”
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    Journal of medicine and law

    Published 1997
    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
    Online Access (A-Z Journals and Newspapers)
    Electronic Journal
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    Annual report

    “…State University. Detroit College of Law…”
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