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Student Body Profile

Fall 2018 Entering Class*

Applications Received 3,179
Offers of Admission 1,100
Enrolled 206
LSAT 25th/75th percentiles 157/165
LSAT Median 162
GPA 25th/75th percentiles 3.37/3.75
GPA Median 3.63
No. of Undergraduate Institutions Represented** 72
Students of Color 53%
Women 58%
1st Generation College Grads 30%
Age Range 20-38
Average Age 25
CA Residents 78%
Non-Residents 21%
International 1%

A numerical representation by GPA and LSAT of the pool of applicants seeking admission for Fall 2017 is located in the "How to Apply" section of the 2018 Law School Catalog. Prospective applicants can use the grid to obtain a very broad indication of how applicants with similar statistics fared in the most recently completed admission process. Please note that numerical profile is only one component used in the evaluation of an individual applicant and that some applicants offered admission fall below the medians listed.

*Data is current as of 09/11/18.

2018-2019 Student Body Profile

Total J.D. Enrollment 530
Women 58%
Students of Color 45%
Student: Faculty Ratio 10:1


At UC Davis School of Law, academic disqualifications are extremely rare. Of those students who do not continue their enrollments, most do so for personal and professional reasons.

Bar Passage

The UC Davis bar passage rate for first-time examinees on the July 2017 California Bar Examination was 79%. The average pass rate for ABA-approved law schools in the state was 70%.

**Among the schools represented: UC Davis, UC Berkeley, UCLA, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Santa Cruz, USC, CSU Sacramento, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo, CSU Fresno, Brown University, Boston University, University of Arizona, Howard University, University of Chicago, New York University, San Diego State University, University of Oregon, Washington University in St. Louis, CSU Sacramento, CSU Fresno, Loyola Marymount University, and Vassar College.