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List of Applications for Variances

Applications for Variances

February 2024

Granted Five Law School Requests for Variances from Standard 503 (JD-Next)

Granted the George Washington University Law School request for a variance from Standard 503

Granted the Yale University Law School request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 503

Yale University Law School submits request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 503

January 2024

The George Washington University Law School submits request for a variance from Standard 503

November 2023

Granted the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 306(d) for one year

Granted the University of Washington School of Law request for a variance from Standard 503

Granted the Washburn University School of Law request for a variance from Standard 503

Granted 14 Law School requests for variances from Standard 503 (JD-Next)

Granted the Georgetown University Law Center request for a variance from Standard 503 (Evening Program)

October 2023

Washburn University School of Law submits request for a variance from Standard 503

University of Washington School of Law submits request for a variance from Standard 503

University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law submits request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 306(d) for one year

September 2023

Georgetown University Law Center submits request for a variance from Standard 503 (Evening Program)

August 2023

Granted 32 Law School requests for variances from Standard 503 (JD-Next)

May 2023

Granted The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law request for a variance from Standard 503 (JD-Next)

April 2023

The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law requests a variance from Standard 503 (JD-Next)

February 2023

Granted Michigan State University College of Law request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 310 for spring semester 2023

Michigan State University College of Law submits request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 310 for spring semester 2023

November 2022

Granted The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law request for a variance from Standards Definition (19)

Granted Wayne State University Law School request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 306

October 2022

Wayne State University Law School submits request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 306 for fall semester 2022

July 2022

Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law submits request for a variance from Standard 311(e) - Withdrawn

University of Hawai’i William S. Richardson School of Law submits request for a variance from Standard 311(e) - Withdrawn

May 2022

Granted Mitchell Hamline School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

Granted Northeastern University School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

Granted George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School request for a variance from Standard 503 (specifically Interpretation 503-3)

The University of Arizona submits request for a variance from Definition (19)

March 2022

Mitchell Hamline School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

February 2022

Granted Loyola Law School (Los Angeles) request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

Granted Vermont Law School request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

Granted Pepperdine University School of Law request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 311(e) and Definition (8) for spring semester 2022

Granted South Texas College of Law-Houston request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

Pepperdine University School of Law request for a limited variance under Standard 107(a)(1) from Standard 311(e) and Definition (8) for spring semester 2022

January 2022

Northeastern University School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School request for a variance from Standard 503 (specifically Interpretation 503-3)

November 2021

Granted University of Idaho College of Law request for a variance from Definition (7) [Withdrawn, October 2022]

Granted 140 Law School requests to extend variances from Standards 105(a)(12) and 311(e) (Distance Education)

October 2021

University of California-Davis School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e) – Withdrawn

Loyola Law School (Los Angeles) request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

South Texas College of Law-Houston request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

Vermont Law School request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

September 2021

University of Idaho College of Law request for a variance from Definition (7) [Withdrawn, October 2022]

August 2021

Granted 15 Law School requests to extend variances from Standards 105(a)(12) and 311(e) (Distance Education)

May 2021

Granted 68 Law School requests to extend variances from Standards 105(a)(12) and 311(e) (Distance Education)

Granted St. Mary’s University School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

February 2021

Granted 114 Law School requests to modify or extend variances from Standards 105(a)(12) and 311(e) (Distance Education)

January 2021

St. Mary’s University School of Law request for a variance from Standard 311(e)

November 2020

Granted 48 Law School requests to modify or extend variances from Standards 105(a)(12) and 311(e) (Distance Education)

August 2020

Granted 13 Law School requests for variance from Standards 105(a)(12) and Standard 311(e) (Distance Education)

July 2020

Granted 199 Law School requests for variance from Standard 306 (Distance Education)

Granted University of Detroit Mercy School of Law request for variance from Standard 307(d)

May 2020

Suffolk University Law School request for a variance from Standard 306(e) (Distance Education)

Denied Georgia State University College of Law request for variance from Standard 503

March 2020

Georgia State University College of Law request for variance from Standard 503

February 2020

Granted Gonzaga University School of Law request for variance from Standard 403(a)

January 2020

Gonzaga University School of Law request for variance from Standard 403(a)

November 2019

Granted Northeastern University School of Law request for variance from Standard 311(c)

October 2019

Northeastern University School of Law request for variance from Standard 311(c)

University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law request for variance from Standard’s Definitions (3) and (16)

February 2019

Granted University of New Hampshire School of Law request for a variance from Standard 306(e) (Distance Education)

September 2018

University of New Hampshire School of Law request for a variance from Standard 306 (Distance Education)

June 2018

Regent University School of Law request for a variance from Standard 306 (Distance Education) - Request withdrawn February 2019

May 2018

Granted University of Dayton School of Law variance from Standard 306(a) and (f) (Distance Education) and Standard 312

February 2018

Granted Syracuse University College of Law variance from Standard 306(e) and (f) (Distance Education)

November 2017

Granted Southwestern Law School variance from Standard 306 (a) and (f) (Distance Education)

University of Dayton School of Law request for variance from Standard 306 (Distance Education)

August 2017

Southwestern Law School request for variance from Standard 306 (Distance Education)

Syracuse University College of Law request for variance from Standard 306 (Distance Education)