Southern University Law Center | Baton Rouge, United States


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  • Location: 2 Roosevelt Steptoe Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813
  • Parent School: Southern University System
  • Year Founded: 1946
  • 2018 Enrollment: 622
  • 2016 Graduates: 181
  • Took the Bar Exam: 136
  • Percent Pass Rate: 85%

Southern University Law Center is a public law school in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It is part of the historically black Southern University System and was opened for instruction in September 1947. It was authorized by the Louisiana State Board of Education as a Law School for blacks to be located at Southern University, a historically black college, and to open for the 1947-1948 academic session.