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J.D. Class of 2025

J.D. Class of 2025

  • Applications 8,225
  • Offers of Admission 822
  • Enrolled 1Ls 559
  • Admit Rate 10%

54% women

53% students of color

17% first generation and/or low income college students

17% LGBTQ+

13% STEM majors

9% international students

78% at least one year out of college

65% two or more years out of college

21% four or more years out of college

Academic Percentiles25th50th75th
GRE Verbal164168169
GRE Quantitative164167168
GRE Writing555.5

174 Undergraduate Institutions

30 Instruments

bagpipes, banjo, bass, bassoon, cello, contrabassoon, cornet, electone, electric guitar, flute, gamelan, gayageum, guitar, Irish whistle, kahone, mandolin, masenqo, mbira, percussion, piano, piccolo, recorder, saxophone, sitar, trombone, trumpet, tuba, ukulele, viola, violin

From Across the United States and the World

  • Languages 58
  • States + D.C. and Puerto Rico 49
  • Countries 18

International Representation

Australia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, China, Ghana, India, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, United Kingdom


Albanian, American Sign Language, Amharic, Ancient Greek, Arabic, Armenian, Asamiya, Attic Greek, Bangla, Bengali, Cantonese Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Farsi, French, Galician, German, Gujarati, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Hindi, Igbo, Italian, Jamaican Patois, Japanese, Kikuyu, Koine Greek, Konkani, Korean, Krahn, Kurdish, Latin, Lebanese Arabic, Malayalam, Mandarin Chinese, Norwegian, Odia, Oriya, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Shaami, Shanghainese, Sichuanese, Spanish,  Swahili, Swedish, Talmudic Aramaic, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Trinidadian Creole, Turkish, Twi, Urdu, Yiddish

Class of 2025 by the Numbers
145 Phi Beta Kappa inductees
68 members of Congress served
51 advanced degree holders

32 Division 1 varsity athletes
30 collegiate mock trial competitors
24 editors-in-chief
23 current and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces
18 teachers
14 AmeriCorps Members
13 baristas
10 scuba divers
10 student body presidents
9 Fulbright Scholars
9 embassy staffers
9 Teach for America Corps Members
6 Truman Scholars
5 Schwarzman Scholars
4 QuestBridge Scholars
3 Weil Legal Innovators
2 Coca-Cola Scholars
2 Marshall Scholars
2 Jeopardy! contestants
1 professional cheese connoisseur
1 Rhodes Scholar

Note: Information above reflects the Class of 2025 as of 8/25/2022 and is based on details shared in the application form and materials.