Graduate Record Examination (GRE) FAQ

  • Yes, we are now accepting the GRE for our Full Time and Part-Time Programs!

  • No. If you already have an LSAT score, we will use your LSAT score in the evaluation of your application.

  • The Admissions Committee has the discretion to bases its decision solely on your highest GRE score.  

  • No. You should prepare for and take the exam that you feel is most indicative of your academic ability. Further, if you have an LSAT score in the last five years, your LSAT score will be used to evaluate your application. The Admissions Committee does not require both exams and does not have a preference for either test. 

  • The Admissions Committee will evaluate each score (Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning and Analytical Writing) and compare your scores to our median LSAT score (160). Therefore, students with two of their three scores in the 80-85th percentile are considered competitive.

  • If you are applying with a GRE, you must submit an LSAC CAS Report. Our Application is only available through LSAC. If you are applying with a GRE score, please notify the Office of Admissions by email at or by phone at (213)736-1074. 

  • The GRE is administered year-round. However, candidates seeking admission to our Part-Time Evening for the Fall of 2019, must take the GRE no later than June 30, 2019. 

  • Loyola will only accept official GRE scores from the Educational Testing Service (ETS). Loyola requires all GRE scores from the last five years. Loyola Law School's ETS code is 3692. 


  • Loyola Law School's ETS code is 3692