Sacramento "The Capital City"
McGeorge is the only ABA accredited law school located in California’s capital city of Sacramento. Just a short distance from the Capitol building, the opportunities for our students are various and unique. This provides a great advantage for those interested in government law and policy as a potential career. Our externship program takes full advantage of our unique location providing opportunities for experiential learning and resume-building by placing students at over 100 state and federal government agencies, courts, and non-profits throughout the Capitol Corridor.
A manageable and affordable city, Sacramento, known as the “City of Trees,” boasts:
- a number of pedestrian and bike friendly neighborhoods,
- a variety of farmers’ markets, parks, restaurants for every taste,
- opportunities to explore history and culture, and;
- plenty of art, dancing, music and sports activities
Sacramento offers plenty of social and recreational activities for students to decompress and take advantage of periods of down time. All that Sacramento has to offer will enhance your educational experience at McGeorge. A destination city, Sacramento’s sunny disposition of over 300 days of sunshine a year and its short distance from other popular destinations like San Francisco, Napa and Sonoma Valley, Lake Tahoe and Yosemite make it an unbeatable place to live.