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JD Admissions Profile (Class of 2020)

  • Entering Class Size: 97
  • LSAT: 153/156/159
  • Median UGPA: 3.3/3.6/3.83
  • Age Range: 20-48
  • Majors: 35
  • Universities: 45
  • States: 18
  • Out-of-State: 53%
  • Minority: 18%
  • Women: 52%

JD Enrollment Profile (2017-18)

  • 312 Students
  • 47% Women
  • 53% Men
  • 20% Minority

LLM Enrollment Profile (2017-18)

  • 17 Students
  • 47% Women
  • 53% Men

Bar Exam

  • 81% overall bar passage rate for the Class of 2017, nearly 10% above the statewide average

Job Placement

  • Ranked a Top 14 Public Law School in nation and Top 10 in Midwest for Job Placement (full-time, JD-required/advantage jobs) - Class of 2016

Law School History

  • Founded in 1833 - UC Law is the 4th oldest continuously operating law school in the country and the only law school in Ohio until 1885.
  • One of the 32 charter members of the Association of American Law Schools, founded in 1900

Accreditation

Approved by the American Bar Association
Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
American Bar Association
321 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: (312) 988-6738
Fax: (312) 988-6738
legaled@americanbar.org

Accolades

Top 35 Public Law School

U.S. News & World Report

Top 14 Public Law School

Full-Time, JD-Required/Advantage Jobs

2017 Top 20 Best Value Law School

PreLaw Magazine

Top Law School for Practical Training, Honor Roll

The National Jurist (Spring 2014, 2015, 2016, & 2017)

Ranked an A- School for Criminal Law, Corporate Law, Public Interest Law, & Trial Advocacy

PreLaw Magazine

Top 16 Public Law School for Public Service

The National Jurist

Named to list of law schools that have produced the most Supreme Court Justices

Huffington Post

Top 50 law school for sending graduates to the largest 250 law firms

National Law Journal 2015