2019 Entering Class Profile*

Total Applicants:



Total Matriculants:




LSAT/GPA Profile

    75th   MEDIAN   25th
161      159      154
GPA   3.78   3.60

Geographic Distribution

26 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, China and Taiwan are represented in the entering class.

In-State: 41.3%
Out-of-State: 58.7%

Midwest: 4.3%
South: 14.1%
West: 3.8%

Women: 55.4%

Female: 55.4%
Male: 44.0%
Other: 0.5%

Students of Color: 19.0%

Students of Color: 19.0%*
Asian/Pacific Islander: 3.3%
Black/African American: 7.1%
Hispanic/Latino: 7.1%
Two or More Races: 1.6%

*Percentages include international students of color.

Average Age: 24

Low: 20
Average: 24
High: 52

Undergraduate Schools Represented: 109

Albright College
High Point University Trinity College
Allegheny College Hobart College Tulane University
American University James Madison University Union College
Arcadia University Lehigh University University of Alabama
Babson College Loyola University Maryland University of Arizona
Boston College Lycoming College University of Connecticut
Boston University Marist College University of Dayton
Bucknell University Millersville University of Pennsylvania University of Delaware
Cabrini University Mississippi State University University of Iowa
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo Moravian College University of Massachusetts Amherst
California Institute of The Arts Muhlenberg College University of Miami
Centre College National Taiwan University University of Missouri
Clemson University Nazareth College University of North Carolina
Colgate University Neumann University University of Notre Dame
College of Saint Rose Northeastern University University of Oklahoma
College of The Holy Cross The Ohio State University University of Oregon
College of William & Mary Pennsylvania State University University of Pennsylvania
Cornell University Princeton University University of Pittsburgh
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Providence College University of Rochester
Davidson College Purdue University University of San Diego
DeSales University Ramapo College of New Jersey University of Scranton
Dickinson College Rice University University of South Carolina
Drew University Rosemont College University of South Florida
Drexel University Rowan University University of Texas at Austin
Duquesne University Rutgers University, Camden University of The Sacred Heart
East Carolina University Rutgers University, School of Arts & Sciences University of Vermont
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Saint Joseph's University University of Virginia
Emory University Seton Hall University University of Wisconsin
Fairfield University Shanghai Jiaotong University Ursinus College
Florida Atlantic University Southern Methodist University Vanderbilt University
Fordham University SUNY Binghamton Villanova University
Franklin and Marshall College SUNY Geneseo Wake Forest University
George Washington University SUNY Maritime Washington and Lee University
Gettysburg College SUNY Oneonta Wellesley College
Gonzaga University Syracuse University Widener University
Goucher College Temple University  
Harvard University The College of New Jersey  

Undergraduate Majors: 50

Liberal Arts: 69.7%
Business/Finance: 22.7%
STEM: 7.6%

Advanced Degrees: 8.2%

Advanced degrees include:

  • LL.M.
  • Master's in Cello Performance
  • Master's in Legislative Affairs
  • Master's in Sports Industry Management
  • M.A. Advertising
  • M.A. International Affairs
  • M.A. Political Science
  • M.B.A.
  • M.Ed. Sports Administration
  • M.P.A.
  • M.S. Bioethics
  • M.S. Engineering Management
  • M.S. International Transportation Management
  • M.S. Social Policy
  • M.S. Sport Business Management

Directly from College: 45.7%

Directly from College: 45.7%
1+ Years After Undergrad: 54.3%

*All data is tentative as of October 10, 2019.   

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