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Introducing the Class of 2020

*These statistics are intended only as a guide.

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This profile reflects the class as of October 6, 2017.

Applicants 5,601
Enrolled 244

75th%/25th% = 170/163

GPA 75th%/25th% = 3.94/3.54
Women 48%
Students of Color 34%
Out of College one or more years
Advanced Degrees 7%
Age Range 20-35
Average Age 24
First Generation College 10%

Geographic & School Distribution

Members of the Class of 2020 come from 32 states, the District of Columbia, and across the globe (including Canada, China, Colombia, India, Italy, South Korea, and Taiwan), and 126 colleges and universities, with 56 different undergraduate majors, 10% of which are STEM majors. Overall, the JD student body comes from over 200 colleges and universities. See the list of schools.

Beyond the numbers

The Class of 2020 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.