» JD Application Instructions

Log in to your online LSAC account and follow these steps:

Step 1 Check the "JD/First Year" box on your application. 

Step 2 Upload your Personal Statement.  The personal statement must be no more than three pages in length, typewritten, 12 point font, and double-spaced.

Step 3 Upload your Resume. The resume may include, but is not limited to, work experience, volunteer experience, extracurricular activities, etc.

Step 4 Order a Credential Assembly Service report to be sent to Chapman University Fowler School of Law.

Step 5 Two letters of recommendation are required.

Note: If the application materials do not meet the requirements, there may be a delay in processing your file and a subsequent delay in placing your file into review. If you have any additional information to provide after submitting your application to LSAC, you may email the addendum(s) to lawadmission@chapman.edu