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Campus Tours

Stetson Law's campus tours recently concluded; we will soon announce when the next round of ambassador-led tours will be available.

Schedule a one-on-one phone call or video chat with Stetson 

Our team of counselors are happy to answer any questions you may have about Stetson's Juris Doctor (JD) Program and the application process.

For Admissions-related questions (including merit-based scholarships, which all students are automatically considered for):

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For Student Financial Planning or Veterans Benefits questions related to federal loans or VA benefits, use the links below to book an appointment with a counselor. Note, questions related to incoming scholarship awards should be directed to Admissions.


Currently, we are not scheduling in-office admissions appointments.

Virtual Open House Events

Upcoming Admitted Student Virtual Open Houses:

May 5: All You Need to Know About Housing in Tampa Bay (RSVP now)

May 11: A Closer Look at Financial Aid & Veteran Benefits (RSVP now)

Completed Virtual Open Houses:

November 16: Understanding the Admissions and Financial Aid Process (video recording) (PDF transcript)

December 9: Elder Law, International Law, and Social Justice Advocacy. (video recording) (PDF transcript)

January 20: Advocacy, Business Law, and Environmental Law. (video recording) (PDF transcript)

February 22: The Stetson Experience & Current Student Panel (video recording) (PDF transcript)

Join this interactive webinar to learn more about Stetson University College of Law; our 122-year history; our excellence in advocacy and skills training; our unique community and more. Hear from current law students in the full-time and part-time programs to learn why they chose Stetson for their legal education and how it is advancing their professional goals. Additionally, if you have questions about the application process, this is your chance to get advice from our dedicated admissions team.

March 17: Career & Professional Development at Stetson Law (video recording) (PDF transcript)

Stetson Law and our Office of Career and Professional Development are well known for their one-on-one guidance of our students. This informative live stream includes our Career Development representatives, who provides helpful insights about their office’s services, the legal job trends for Stetson Law students and graduates, what to expect during your 1L year, and some helpful tips as you prepare for the fall.

March 30: Clinical & Experiential Education & Opportunities (video recording) (PDF transcript)

Stetson Law, Florida’s first law school, was also the first law school in Florida to begin Clinical Education. Currently, Stetson offers over 300 clinics and externships for students seeking such opportunities. This interactive virtual event covers the vast array of clinical opportunities offered, how to approach the process and when to start considering such valuable experiences while in law school.

Video Tour of Campus



You can contact us at or 877-LAW-STET to learn more about the Juris Doctor (JD) Degree Program offered at Stetson Law.

Florida's first law school

The Juris Doctor degree is the cornerstone of the legal profession and is required to practice law in Florida and beyond. Our full-time and part-time J.D. degree programs have prepared thousands for significant careers.

Founded in 1900 as Florida's first law school, Stetson University College of Law has educated outstanding lawyers, judges and other leaders for more than a  century.


About the area

Florida's first law school, Stetson University College of Law, is located in Gulfport, about 10 minutes away from downtown St. Petersburg and within five minutes of nationally renowned beaches. Stetson's Tampa Law Center (where many of the courses for our part-time JD program students are located) is near the heart of downtown Tampa. For an extended stay, consider visiting the many Tampa Bay attractions.

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