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Admitted Student Checklist

Admitted students should complete the following steps to finalize their enrollment.

Admitted Student Checklist 2019-2020

Submit Final Transcripts

All students must ensure a final transcript from their degree-granting institution noting the completion date of their baccalaureate degree is on file with LSAC or sent directly to Drake Law School. Final transcripts must be to Drake Law School by Oct. 15.

If the official final transcript is being sent to Drake Law School, it can be mailed to:

Drake Law School
Office of Admission
2507 University Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50311

Immunization Requirements

Every student is required to submit a health history and immunization form two weeks after the start of classes, or a hold will be placed on your registration status.

To download a form, visit the Drake Student Health Center website.

Completed forms must be returned to the Drake Student Health Center.

Student Loan Deferment

Students wishing to defer their student loans while enrolled at least half-time at Drake Law School should contact their loan lenders to obtain any required deferment forms.

The forms should be submitted to Drake's Office of the Registrar:

Drake University
Office of the Registrar
2507 University Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50311

Note: Forms requiring enrollment verification cannot be submitted to lenders until the first day of class.

For more information, contact the Drake Office of the Registrar at 515-271-2025 or visit the office's website.

Student Loan Disbursement

Tuition payment and student loan reimbursement checks (for students with a credit balance on their account) will be handled in the Office of Student Accounts in Old Main.

Students will need to make arrangements to purchase books by cash, check, Visa, Discover, or MasterCard in advance of the loan disbursement.

To ensure that loan funds are available, complete the Federal Loan Request Forms (located online as well as in your financial aid package) and return them to the Office of Student Financial Planning as soon as possible. Note: This step cannot be completed until financial aid package has been received.

Students must also complete the Direct Loan Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note for requested loans as directed on the Loan Request Forms.

For more information, contact the Drake Office of Student Financial Planning at 515-271-2905 or visit the office's website.

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