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Our Difference

Challenge the status. Question the quo. Join the community in which justice is served daily.

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Learn law where it happens. Tax law in downtown San Francisco, IP law in Silicon Valley, immigration law in clinics throughout the Bay Area: no matter what you want to practice, you're in the right place.

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Meet Us

Meet the faculty and staff who equip and inspire you to change the world.

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Learn Our History

Since 1912, USF Law has pursued justice in the Jesuit tradition.

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Explore Koret Law Center and USF’s Hilltop campus — just up from Golden Gate Park and minutes from San Francisco’s Civic Center.

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A bird's-eye view of our academics, admissions process, students, and more.

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Come to USF and contribute to our rich and vibrant community that represents, honors, and celebrates you. Whatever your creed, culture, color, country, identity, and orientation, you are welcome here.

Rhonda Magee

Rhonda Magee


By offering opportunities to explore and develop research-aligned mindfulness practices, we deepen your awareness of the knowledge, skills and values of law practice, and the clarity to apply them with cognitive flexibility, emotional agility, and dignitary concern in the midst of conflict and even crisis.”

Rhonda Magee