TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Nov 1, 2018

After a deal to move the school to Middle Tennessee State University fell through last month, Valparaiso Law School announced it will shut down, Inside Higher Ed reports. Though officials at both schools were optimistic about the deal originally, the Tennessee Higher Education Commission voted against the transfer. The law school is working with the Higher Learning Commission and the American Bar Association to develop a teach-out plan that will ensure the remaining 100 second- and third-year students can finish their degrees.