JD Entering Class Profile

Fall 2022 Entering JD Class

We are delighted to welcome our Fall 2022 entering class. This year, we received more than 9,000 applications. Our entering class is composed of 516 1Ls (491 full-time and 25 part-time) and 69 transfer students.

For our entering 1L class, the median LSAT is 168 and the median GPA is 3.84. Diversity in every sense is an important quality of our community and 53% identify as female and 34% identify as minority. The students are from 17 countries, 47 states, plus the District of Columbia, and 220 undergraduate institutions. The most common states were New York, California, Maryland, Virginia, and New Jersey respectively. The median age is 23, and the oldest student is 46.

The entering transfer class is composed of students from 43 law schools.  They represent seven countries in addition to the U.S. (Brazil, China, Dominican Republic, Kenya, Republic of Korea, Russian Federation, and Saudi Arabia) and 18 states and the District of Columbia.  They identify as 50% female and 46% diverse.  They range in age from 21 to 39, with a median age of 26.    Eight hold advanced degrees, and thirty-four speak at least one language other than English. 

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