Recommendations

Letters of recommendation helps the Admissions Committee appraise your character, maturity, motivation, and scholarly ability. The most useful recommendations are from those who can offer sound judgments about your qualifications for the study and practice of law.

One letter of recommendation is required for all applicants.

AJD Applicants: If you are applying with a GMAT score, your letter of recommendation(s) must be submitted directly to the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid. Please have your recommender mail their letter to the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid, Northwestern University School of Law, 375 E. Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-0064. Recommenders may also submit their recommendation directly to the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid through email at admissions@law.northwestern.edu