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UT Law students have the opportunity to study on exchange at the University of Lucerne, a small university in Switzerland. The university has three faculties: theology, law, and humanities and social science. The Law School is committed to give individual attention to students and maintains a professor-to student ratio of 1 to 60 or less. The Law school has two main emphases of research: business law and legal fundamentals.


Area(s) of Study

  • Law

Sponsored by UT Austin School of Law

Academic Information


Language(s) of Instruction

English and German


Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No


UNILU offers a variety of student housing options. Private housing is also available through websites such as

Open To

School of Law

Program Cost

Students pay $75 app fee and regular UT tuition for semester abroad. There is also a reciprocal exchange fee of $500 for all students. Students are responsible for airfare, passport/VISA, housing, food, local transportation, living expenses, emergency and health insurance coverage per week. Financial aid and scholarships may be used.


- Fall
  • Program: September 16, 2024 to December 20, 2024
  • Instructional: September 16, 2024 to December 20, 2024

Application Code


Program Coordinator

Carly Mara Toepke

Additional Resources

Program Website
State Dept Travel Advisory
Int Travel Safety for Students
Consular Information Sheet
Visa Information

Next Step

Learn more about study abroad by attending the law school's general info session. Dates a locations are listed on the calendar of events on the Law School. For more information about study abroad programs, contact the Graduate and International Programs Office, Law School in room TNH 3.108 or at

Program information above is subject to change