The City of La Mesa is centrally located in the hills of San Diego East County and has a population of approximately 60,000. With 15 miles to the beach and just 25 miles to the boarder, La Mesa is ideally situated and offers a unique combination of easy accessibility, recreational opportunities and a perfect climate.
Classes for McMillan Academy of Law are held at 4670 Nebo Drive, Suite 200, La Mesa, CA 91941-5230. The Academy maintains its own small law library and is currently in the process of expanding the library facilities. Two computers will be available for student use. The students are entitled to use all materials contained in the Academy's library. The Academy is located near the East County Branch of the San Diego County Public Law Library, located at 250 East Main Street, El Cajon, CA 92020 and the La Mesa Branch of the San Diego County Library, located at 8055 University Ave., La Mesa, CA, 91941. Both libraries are open to the public six days a week. The students will not incur charges for using the Academy's library but may incur charges for using the public libraries referenced above. The students must consult library personnel to familiarize themselves with the charges associated with using each library.
McMillan Academy of Law students generally reside in or around San Diego county. McMillan Academy of Law does not provide housing or any type of housing assistance. Students seeking housing are advised to familiarize themselves with the local housing market through the use of real estate agents, rental agencies, and the classified sections of local newspapers. Students moving to the area are advised to begin their search at least 60 days prior to the commencement of their studies.
La Mesa and the surrounding areas have many well-known eating places within a few blocks of campus.