Florida's first law school Florida's first law school

Stetson University College of Law, part of Stetson University, is Florida's first law school. Located in Gulfport, Florida the law school occupies a historic 1920s resort hotel, the Rolyat Hotel. The College of Law is accredited by the American Bar Association and has been a member of the Association of American Law Schools since 1931.

Since being founded in 1900, Stetson has prepared students to become highly skilled, ethical lawyers and leaders. Graduates include prominent attorneys, judges, CEOs and advocates for positive change.

Quick facts

Location: Gulfport, Florida
City population: 12,000
University population: 1,000 students
Climate: Humid subtropical climate resulting in warm, humid summers and drier winters.
Nearest Airport: Tampa International Airport
Website:  http://www.stetson.edu/portal/law/