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About STCL Houston

Welcome to South Texas College of Law Houston

South Texas College of Law Houston is a private, independent institution offering an ABA-accredited J.D. degree through both full-time and part-time schedules. Houston’s first law school — founded in 1923 — is located in the vibrant downtown of the nation’s fourth largest city, and it attracts diverse students from across the country. STCL Houston provides students an exceptional legal education that ensures graduates are ready to lead, ready to win, and ready to practice law.

Our Story

Our mission continues to be our guiding light as we embark upon our second century of excellence in legal education.

STCL Houston Leadership


Our president and dean, administration, and board of directors bring a wealth of experience to our 100-year-old law school.
South Texas Experience

South Texas Experience

Our exceptional law school in vibrant downtown Houston provides diverse, engaging experiences that equip our students for success.
Community Impact

Community Impact

South Texas College of Law Houston has created significant, positive impact through distinguished alumni and extensive pro bono services.

Connect with Our Alumni

Our growing alumni community is more than 16,000 strong and spans across the country and worldwide.

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Celebrating 100 Years

Celebrating 100 Years

As the first law school in Houston, we are proud to celebrate 100 amazing years of traditions, community, friends, and excellence. Since 1923, South Texas College of Law Houston has been committed to innovative leadership and providing an exceptional legal education to working professionals.

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InRe Magazine

Careers at STCL Houston

Careers at South Texas

Want to be a part of the STCL Houston team? When you join the STCL Houston family, you join a growing, lively team dedicated to excellence and to supporting our students to reach their goals. Browse our open positions to find your perfect opportunity today.

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