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Faculty ranked 6th in the Nation

The latest study measuring scholarly impact of law faculties ranks UCI Law 6th in the nation. UCI Law has ranked in the Top 10 since opening in 2009.
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Ranked 3rd in Community Service

A recent survey found that UCI Law students contributed 71,407 hours of community service in the 2015-16 academic year, through the pro bono program, clinics, externships and other community-focused programs.
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Students rate overall UCI Law experience as "Excellent"

A vast majority of UCI Law students rate their overall educational experience as “Excellent,” and report developing clearer career goals and acquiring job-related knowledge at a significantly better rate than the national average. Read more about the LSSSE 2016 survey results >

Pro Bono award recipients

Public Service

Protecting Homeless People’s Belongings

A first-hand account of how UCI Law students, as part of the Civil Rights Litigation Clinic, helped homeless people residing in the Santa Ana riverbed recover and maintain their seized belongings. 

Faculty Scholarship

New Books by UCI Law Faculty: Spring 2018

Our prolific faculty members have recently published a number of books and more will be out soon.

Centers and Institutes

In-Depth Impact

UCI Law’s 15 centers and institutes are headed by leading experts and practitioners, and focus on developing interdisciplinary solutions to myriad issues both internationally and locally.

UCI Law graduates


Video: Building a Top Law School From the Beginning

UCI Law prides itself on a commitment to public service, an innovative curriculum that features experiential learning, and its culture of civility. This video provides a look back on how UCI Law’s Inaugural Class helped establish these foundations.


UCI Law Viewbook

UCI Law Viewbook

UC Irvine School of Law is a visionary law school focused on training talented and passionate lawyers and driven by professional excellence, intellectual rigor, and a commitment to enrich our communities through public service. UCI Law is a collegial environment, and our faculty comprises accomplished, nationally ranked thought leaders from around the country with a broad range of expertise.