Facts and Stats

Learn some of the facts and stats about NYLS’s smart, hardworking, and diverse student body.

Facts and Stats

New York Law School students are smart, hardworking, and diverse individuals with the drive and determination to become tomorrow’s leaders and make a difference in the world.

2021 Entering Class Profile

(As of September 17, 2021)

Applications and Admission

Applied

Full-Time: 2,967

Part-Time: 443

Total:  3,410

Enrolled

Full-Time: 367

Part-Time: 48

Total: 415

Academic Credentials

LSAT

75th percentile: 157

Median: 155

25th percentile: 152

GPA

75th percentile: 3.69

Median: 3.49

25th percentile: 3.25

Demographics

Men:
33 percent

Women:
67 percent

Underrepresented Minorities:
26 percent

Age Range
Full-Time:
20–54

Average Age
Full-Time:
24

Age Range
Part-Time:
22–40

Average Age
Part-Time:
28

187 Colleges and Universities Represented

81 percent First Generation Professionals

24 percent First Generation College Students

34 States and the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico

26 Languages Spoken

Class of 2019 Employment Data

Ten months after graduation:

91 percent of the Class of 2019 was employed.

88 percent of the Class of 2019 held “Gold Standard” jobs.

Office of Admissions and Financial Aid
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