Cardozo School of Law 2016 Entering Class Profile*

Total Applications: 2,666

Matriculants: 307
Fall-Entry: 227
May-Entry: 80

LSAT/GPA for All 1L Students
75th Percentile: 161/3.66
Median: 159/3.44
25th Percentile: 155/3.15

LSAT/GPA for Fall-Entry Students
75th Percentile: 162/3.70
Median: 160/3.52
25th Percentile: 159/3.15

LSAT/GPA for May-Entry Students
75th Percentile: 157/3.57
Median: 154/3.33
25th Percentile: 151/3.13

Women: 55%

Students of Color: 28.3%**
Asian/Pacific Islander: 13.7%
Black/African American: 3.9%
Hispanic/Latino: 7.5%
Two or More Races: 3.2%

Age Range: 19-46

Average Age: 25

Directly from College: 36%

Advanced Degrees: 7%

Geographic Distribution
Mid-Atlantic: 68%
Midwest: 5%
New England: 4%
South: 10%
West: 5%
International: 8%

Twenty-nine states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and ten countries outside the U.S. are represented in the entering class.

Top Undergraduate Feeder Schools
There are 130 colleges and universities represented in the entering class.  Our top feeder schools include:

Brandeis University
Brooklyn College
Columbia University/Barnard College
Cornell University
Emory University
Fordham University
George Washington University
New York University
Pennsylvania State University
Queens College
Rutgers University
SUNY Binghamton
SUNY Stony Brook
Syracuse University
University of California, Berkeley
University of Florida
University of Maryland
University of Miami
University of Michigan
Yeshiva University

Undergraduate Majors
Political Science/Government/Legal Studies: 28%
Humanities: 27%
Social Sciences: 14%
Finance/Accounting/Business: 13%         
Psychology: 12%
Science/Engineering/Mathematics: 6%  
*All data is final as of October 6, 2016. LSAT/GPA percentiles were calculated by the Law School Admission Council based on matriculant lists provided by Cardozo Law to the ABA.
**Percentages include international students of color.