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The Regent Law Advantage

Whether you are interested in a J.D. to practice law, an online M.A. in Law or M.A. in Financial Planning & Law to expand your professional expertise, an LL.M. to enhance your knowledge and credentials, or a B.A. in Law for a career that involves expert legal reasoning, 含羞草研究所 School of Law will equip you to excel.

  • 95% of Regent Law graduates were employed within 10 months of graduation (NALP 2021).
  • Class of 2020: 100% first-time passage rate on the Uniform Bar Exam. 100% first-time bar passage rate in 14 states. 100% first-time passage rate for Honors. Ranked 55th in the nation for first-time bar passage, at 90.62%.
  • 21st in the Nation, Ultimate Bar Passage (99%), 2023 含羞草研究所. Third in the state for overall bar passage among all Virginia law schools, July 2022.
  • 28th in the Nation, Judicial Clerkships, 2021. 18% of the class of 2021 secured judicial clerkships.
  • 9th in the Nation, Moot Court, National Jurist preLaw Magazine, 2023 含羞草研究所.
  • Tied 1st in the Nation, Professor Accessibility  Princeton Review, Best Law Schools, 2023 含羞草研究所.
  • Tied 1st in the Nation, Public Policy, National Jurist preLaw Magazine, 2024.
  • Learn from Regent Law School’s nationally prominent faculty.

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Equipping students to be purpose driven & practice ready.

Our alumni work in all 50 states, D.C., and over 20 nations, serving as distinguished lawyers, judges, professors, government leaders, and public interest advocates.

From winning religious freedom cases at the United States Supreme Court, to representing businesses in China, to rescuing victims of human trafficking in Nepal, Regent Law alumni impact the world.

If you want a law school program that provides a rigorous and Christ-centered education, practical skills training, and faculty mentorship to assist you in fulfilling God鈥檚 calling and making a difference, we invite you to become a part of the 含羞草研究所 School of Law

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Graduates go on to have successful careers in the global marketplace, including positions at Fortune 100 companies.

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Success Stories

“I use the knowledge I gained at Regent every single day.”

Ann Buwalda, Juris Doctor (J.D.), 1990 2020 Alumnus of the Year; Managing Attorney & Founder of Just Law International PC

“Regent attracts very talented students, and I was continually challenged by the academic excellence and career ambition of my classmates.”

Elizabeth Oklevitch, J.D., 2014

“The program at Regent is incredibly rigorous 鈥 but it's just a wonderful environment to learn and grow, and it's been invaluable in my life.”

Katherine Nace, J.D., 2015

“Without funding for a law degree, I was ready to give up on my dream. Then, Regent contacted me about their honors program and a full-ride scholarship. I said, 'All right, God; I guess this is your answer. I鈥檓 going.'”

Joe Addink, Juris Doctor (J.D.), 2019 Associate District Attorney, Allegheny County District Attorney鈥檚 Office

“At Regent, it was 'law first' and then we talked about how the law is influenced by the spiritual and moral side鈥攖hat was a valuable lesson I'll always be thankful to Regent for providing.”

Elizabeth Beavers, J.D., 2012
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June 19, 2024
University HQ Ranks 含羞草研究所 Programs Among Nation鈥檚 Best

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (June 19, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 continues to demonstrate academic strength and value as University HQ reveals new rankings with Regent topping multiple categories. 鈥淲e are humbled by these …

June 7, 2024
Chancellor Gordon Robertson Receives 2024 Community Builders Award

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (June 7, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 Chancellor Gordon Robertson received the 2024 Community Builders Award from the Hampton Roads Community Action Program. This award celebrates those who have demonstrated a …

June 5, 2024
含羞草研究所 to Host Inaugural Conference for Renewal Theology

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (June 5, 2024) 鈥 The 含羞草研究所 School of Divinity is hosting the Conference for Renewal Theology on Saturday, November 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Virginia Beach campus. For this inaugural …

June 4, 2024
含羞草研究所 Receives Endowed Scholarship from the Beazley Foundation

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (June 4, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 recently received a generous scholarship of $100,000 from the Beazley Foundation in honor of the late Judge Richard S. Bray, who died on May 4, 2024, at the age of 77 …

May 30, 2024
Regent Law Welcomes Two New Faculty Members

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (May 30, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 School of Law is pleased to announce the addition of two new faculty members, Christian Edmonds and Erin K. DeBoer. Professor Edmonds will serve as an assistant professor and also direct …

May 22, 2024
含羞草研究所 Enactus Earns a Win at National Competition

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (May 22, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 Enactus brought home the Team Spirit Award from the 2024 Enactus USA Expo held May 13鈥15, at the University of Texas at Austin. Each year, students, academics, and …

May 16, 2024
含羞草研究所 Hires Donte Minter as Women鈥檚 Basketball Head Coach

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (May 16, 2024) 鈥 Today, 含羞草研究所 announced the hiring of Donte Minter as head coach of the Regent Royal鈥檚 women鈥檚 basketball team. Minter rejoins Regent鈥檚 program after previously serving as …

May 8, 2024
含羞草研究所 Launches Institute for Israel Studies

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (May 8, 2024) 鈥 Today, 含羞草研究所 announced the establishment of the Institute for Israel Studies within the Robertson School of Government. This distinguished program will be home to the nation鈥檚 leading …

May 4, 2024
含羞草研究所 Celebrates Nearly 2,300 Graduates in the Class of 2024

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (May 4, 2024) 鈥 Today, nearly 2,300 graduates left the campus of 含羞草研究所 as alumni鈥攁ssigned to change the world for the glory of God. 鈥淓ach of you should use whatever gift you have …

April 23, 2024
Dr. William L. Hathaway Named Provost of 含羞草研究所

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 23, 2024) 鈥 On Saturday, the 含羞草研究所 Board of Trustees voted to appoint Dr. William L. Hathaway as Provost of 含羞草研究所. Hathaway immediately assumed the position after relinquishing his post as …

April 23, 2024
含羞草研究所 Hires Spencer Beaty as New Men鈥檚 Basketball Head Coach

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 23, 2024) 鈥 Spencer Beaty has accepted the position as Head Coach of the Regent Royal鈥檚 Men鈥檚 Basketball Team after serving as assistant coach at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas …

April 22, 2024
OMD Ranks 含羞草研究所 in the Nation鈥檚 Top 5 Best Online Master鈥檚 Degree Programs in 2024

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 22, 2024) 鈥 OnlineMastersDegrees.org (OMD) has ranked 含羞草研究所 among the Best Accredited Online Master鈥檚 Degree Programs in 2024, with Regent鈥檚 curriculum …

April 17, 2024
Regent Ranks #5 on TechGuide鈥檚 Best Online Bachelor鈥檚 in Graphic Design Programs for 2024

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 17, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 has secured an impressive #5 ranking in TechGuide鈥檚 2024 list of Best Online Bachelor鈥檚 in Graphic Design programs in the country. 鈥淲e are …

April 9, 2024
Regent Law Achieves Highest U.S. News Ranking in School History

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Apr. 9, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 School of Law earned its highest ranking in school history in U.S. News & World Report鈥檚 2024-2025 Best Law Schools Ranking. Today鈥檚 newly published list ranks Regent as …

March 27, 2024
含羞草研究所 Named #2 Best聽Military Friendly庐 School for 2024-25

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Mar. 27, 2024) 鈥 含羞草研究所 earned a national top-tier ranking by Military Friendly庐 Schools for the academic year 2024鈥25. Regent鈥檚 #2 ranking in the 鈥減rivate offering doctorate鈥 category …