dcsimg

Roger Williams University School Of Law

Roger Williams University School Of Law

Roger Williams University School of Law is part of Roger Williams University. This law division was established in 1993. Popularly referred to as The School of Law, it is located in Bristol, Rhode Island, and is the only school of its kind in the state.

Roger Williams University School of Law awards the Master of Science, and Juris Doctor degrees. Graduate degree programs are available in labor relations, criminal justice, and human resources. In addition, several courses related to public interest law, and development of coastal zones and oceans, are offered through the following academic divisions:

  • Feinstein Institute for Legal Service
  • Marine Affairs Institute

The School of Law students publish a newspaper known as "The Docket", and a magazine called "AMICUS". They are also members of Greek societies like Delta Theta Phi, and Phi Alpha Delta. Among other on-campus student organizations are The RWU Law Student Bar Association, The Alliance, The Multi-Cultural Law Students Association, The Maritime Law Society, and The Women's Law Association.

Disclaimer: Information on this page was not provided or commissioned by the featured school. Information has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the featured school.

Contacting Roger Williams University School of Law

Roger Williams University School of Law
Ten Metacom Ave
Bristol , RI 02809-5171
General Phone: (401) 254-4500
http://law.rwu.edu/

Roger Williams University School of Law Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Law206law

Number of programs and degrees for Roger Williams University School of Law in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
First-professional degree2061

Roger Williams University School of Law Student Body

In 2007-2008, Roger Williams University School of Law had a total enrollment of 586 students.

Students By Class:

Group Percent
First Professional 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 3%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 4%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 17%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 2%
22-24 45%
25-29 37%
30-34 9%
35-39 4%
40-49 3%
50-64 1%

Roger Williams University School of Law Room and Board (2007)

Roger Williams University School of Law offers campus housing for 72 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Bristol, Rhode Island for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Rhode Island Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Roger Williams University School of Law Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room charge $ 8,650
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,625

Financial Aid:
Roger Williams University School of Law participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 341001)

Roger Williams University School of Law Faculty

Roger Williams University School of Law has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured115
Non-tenured, but on tenure track53
Non-tenured and not on tenure track37

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year11$140,4095$121,700
Associate professoracademic year7$115,2144$116,094
Assistant professoracademic year1*0*
Instructoracademic year0*6$63,133
All faculty totalacademic year19$128,66315$96,778

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Roger Williams University School of Law Degree Programs (2007)

Law
Law (LLB, JD)

Contact Accredited Schools With Flexible Scheduling

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Roger Williams University School of Law Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets Roger Williams University School of Law Apart:

CategoryTrophy 
% of degrees in law
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Roger Williams University School of Law Male % of student body
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 20%Roger Williams University School of Law Dorm rooms per full-time student

Notable:
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

Selected Employment Categories of Interest

Click occupation names for extensive details, including salary and other job data.

(Based on an automated mapping of degrees popular at Roger Williams University School of Law with government-defined occupation categories)

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Online Schools with Diverse Programs

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads
Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104