Prospects for Admission & Entering Class Profile

In reviewing applicant files, the Admissions Committee considers trends in an applicant's Undergraduate Grade Point Average (UGPA), the school(s) attended, the applicant's major area of concentration, post-baccalaureate study, and the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT).

A table lower on this page illustrates an applicant's prospects for admission based upon UGPA and LSAT score.

2020 Entering Class Information

Class Profile

 

Of the 2020 Entering Class:

  • 209 full-time day program
  • 68 SCALE 2-year J.D. program
  • 55   part-time evening program
  • 7     part-time day program (PLEAS)

Demographics:

  • 62% female
  • 38% male
  • 50% diverse
  • 26 average age
  Full-time Programs GPA Full-time Programs LSAT Part-time Programs GPA Part-time Programs LSAT All Programs GPA All Programs LSAT
75th         3.5 156
Median         3.25 153
25th         2.99 151

*2020 Pre-October 5th Partial Data - update coming soon

Top Five Feeder Schools:

  • UCLA
  • Cal State Northridge
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • UC Irvine
  • UC San Diego/USC (tie)

Top Five Majors:

  • Political Science
  • English
  • Psychology
  • Philosophy
  • Sociology

Prospects for admission based upon UGPA and LSAT score.

GPA

LSAT 120-144

LSAT 145-149

LSAT 150-154

LSAT 155-159

LSAT 160-164

LSAT 165-169

LSAT 170+

3.75+

Unlikely

Unlikely

Likely

Likely

Likely

Likely

Likely

3.5-3.74

Unlikely

Unlikely

Likely

Likely

Likely

Likely

Likely

3.25-3.49

Unlikely

Unlikely

Possible

Likely

Likely

Likely

Likely

3.0-3.24

Unlikely

Unlikely

Possible

Likely

Likely

Likely

Likely

2.75-2.99

Unlikely

Unlikely

Possible

Possible

Likely

Likely

Likely

2.5-2.74

Unlikely

Unlikely

Unlikely

Possible

Possible

Possible

Possible

2.25-2.49

Unlikely

Unlikely

Unlikely

Unlikely

Possible

Possible

Possible

2.0-2.24

Unlikely

Unlikely

Unlikely

Unlikely

Possible

Possible

Possible