Class Profile
The Class of 2017 brings together a wide variety of students to create a rich learning environment. With degrees varying from English to engineering, they come from more than 38 different states and 10 countries.
At a Glance
Number of applicants

4,649
Entering students

270
Minority Students (28%)

76
Women (43%)

115
Median age

23
Students with Graduate Degrees (10%)

27
Median LSAT

166
Median GPA

3.62
States represented

40
Including D.C. + Puerto Rico
Countries represented

10
Canada, China, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, India, Italy, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, South Korea, USA
Undergraduate Fields of Study
Accounting/Business/Finance 10%

Arts/Theatre/Music 3%

Communications/Journalism/Media 6%

Criminal Justice 2%

Economics 11%

English 7%

History 7%

Industrial Relations 1%

International Studies/Languages 13%

Liberal Arts/Humanities 7%

Philosophy 8%

Political Science/Public Policy 26%

Psychology 7%

Social Sciences 5%

Social Work 1%

STEM 9%

Other 4%

*Some students have multiple majors %

States Represented
Alabama 2

Arizona 4

Arkansas 1

California 33

Colorado 4

Connecticut 2

Delaware 2

D.C. 3

Florida 14

Georgia 11

Idaho 1

Illinois 24

Indiana 2

Iowa 4

Kansas 3

Kentucky 4

Maryland 7

Massachusetts 5

Michigan 7

Minnesota 1

Mississippi 2

Missouri 36

Montana 1

Nebraska 4

Nevada 2

New Jersey 3

New York 17

Ohio 5

Oklahoma 1

Oregon 2

Pennsylvania 3

Puerto Rico 1

Rhode Island 1

South Carolina 2

Tennessee 4

Texas 15

Virginia 5

Washington 3

Wisconsin 3

Non-U.S. 22

Undergrad Institutions Represented
Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis University
University of Missouri-Columbia
University of Texas-Austin
Northwestern University
University of Southern California
Emory University
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Princeton University
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Los Angeles
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
George Washington University
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Wisconsin-Madison
University of Chicago
Georgetown University
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California, San Diego
University of Washington
The Ohio State University
Arizona State University
University of St Andrews
DePauw University
Duke University
University of California, Davis
Covenant College
University of Maryland
University of Denver
University of Florida
Messiah College
University of Central Florida
Stanford University
Smith College
Tulane University
Tufts University
Seton Hall University
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