JD Entering Class Profile

Fall 2017 Entering JD Class

The first-year entering class is composed of 381 full-time and 26 part-time students. Their LSAT and GPA medians are 165 and 3.71. The class is comprised of 52 percent women and 37 percent minorities.

Our students arrived from 10 countries, 42 states (including D.C.), and 219 undergraduate institutions. One hundred and ninety-five students graduated from college with honors. In addition, 73 percent of students took off one year or more before coming to law school, and 56  students have founded or served as president of an organization.

Many of our students have experienced another culture through travel or work. Seventy students have studied abroad, and 208 speak one language other than English.

The entering transfer class is composed of 42 full-time and nine part-time students from 20 law schools, 39 colleges, 15 states, and five countries. The transfer class is comprised of 45 percent women and 33 percent minorities. 

 

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700 20th Street, NW Washington, DC 20052 202.994.7230 admissions@law.gwu.edu