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Introducing the Class of 2022

*These statistics are intended only as a guide.

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This profile reflects the class as of October 7, 2019.

Applicants 6,483
Enrolled 249

75th%/25th% = 171/163

GPA 75th%/25th% = 3.96/3.54
Women 49%
Students of Color 40%
LGBTQ+ Students 14%
Out of College one or more years
Advanced Degrees 12%
Average Age 25

First Generation College

First Generation Professional School



Geographic & School Distribution

Members of the Class of 2022 come from 35 states, the District of Columbia, and across the globe (including Canada, China, India, and South Korea), and 119 undergraduate colleges and universities, with 60 different undergraduate majors, 15% of which are STEM majors. Overall, the JD student body comes from over 230 undergraduate institutions. See the list of undergraduate schools.

Beyond the numbers

The Class of 2022 is filled with incredibly accomplished, talented, and dedicated students. To give you a sense of the true diversity of this remarkable class, here is a random collection of different student lives.