Cardozo School of Law 2017 Entering Class Profile*

Total Applications: 2,876

Matriculants: 368
Fall-Entry: 262
May-Entry: 106

LSAT/GPA for All 1L Students
75th Percentile: 161/3.68
Median: 159/3.51
25th Percentile: 156/3.25

LSAT/GPA for Fall-Entry Students
75th Percentile: 161/3.69
Median: 160/3.53
25th Percentile: 157/3.29

LSAT/GPA for May-Entry Students
75th Percentile: 161/3.67
Median: 156/3.49
25th Percentile: 153/3.13

Women: 54%

Students of Color: 24.5%**
Asian/Pacific Islander: 12.0%
Black/African American: 3.8%
Hispanic/Latino: 7.1%
Two or More Races: 1.6%

Age Range: 19-57

Average Age: 25

Directly from College: 33%

Advanced Degrees: 9%

Geographic Distribution
Mid-Atlantic: 65%
Midwest: 3%
New England: 3%
South: 12%
West: 6%
International: 11%

Thirty-one states, the District of Columbia, and nineteen countries outside the U.S. are represented in the entering class.

Top Undergraduate Feeder Schools
There are more than 145 colleges and universities represented in the entering class.  Our top feeder schools include:

Binghamton University
Boston College
Boston University
Columbia University/Barnard College
Cornell University
Fordham University
George Washington University
Hunter College
New York University
Queens College
Rutgers University
Stony Brook University
Syracuse University
Tulane University
University of Florida
University of Maryland
University of Michigan
University of Wisconsin
Vassar College
Yeshiva University

Undergraduate Majors
Humanities: 29%
Political Science/Government/Legal Studies: 26%
Social Sciences: 17%
Finance/Accounting/Business: 12%         
Psychology: 8%
Science/Engineering/Mathematics: 8%  
     
*All data is final as of October 5, 2017. 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.