University of Arizona Law

JD Facts and Figures

Law School Rankings

  • #48 best law school (U.S. News and World Report)
  • #27 Environmental Law program (U.S. News and World Report)
  • #4 practical training (National Jurist)
  • #29 scholarly impact (University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minnesota)

College Profile

Careers

  • 99% summer placement for 1Ls in 2015
  • 100% summer placement for 2Ls in 2015
  • 1.6% unemployment rate for the Class of 2016
  • 23.2% judicial clerkship employment for Class of 2014, compared to national average of 9.2%. (Source: National Association for Law Placement)
  • 419 interviews scheduled by employers in fall 2015 interview programs in Tucson, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Denver, and Albuquerque

Fall 2017 Entering JD Class Profile
(as of Aug. 21, 2017)

  • Number of Applicants*: 1,587
  • Number Enrolled*: 101
  • Median LSAT*: 161
  • Median GPA*: 3.64
  • Women: 50% 
  • Students of Color: 31%
  • Undergraduate Institutions Represented: 76
  • Number of Countries Represented*: 16

 
*includes international transfer students who take the first-year curriculum

*This page was updated on: 10/02/17