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Student Body Profile

Fall 2016 Entering Class*

Applications Received 2,852
Offers of Admission 936
Enrolled 157
LSAT 25th/75th percentiles 158/164
LSAT Median 163
GPA 25th/75th percentiles 3.31/3.73
GPA Median 3.52
No. of Undergraduate Institutions Represented** 66
Students of Color 52%
Women 58%
Age Range 21-48
Median Age 24
CA Residents 82%
Non-Residents 13%
International 5%

A numerical representation by GPA and LSAT of the pool of applicants seeking admission for Fall 2017 is located in the "Admissions" section of the 2017 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 09/14/16.

2016-2017 Student Body Profile

Total J.D. Enrollment 504
Women 54%
Students of Color 41.5%
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 2015 California Bar Examination was 74%. The overall pass rate including other states' exams was 75%.

**Among the schools represented: UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UCLA, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Santa Cruz, USC, CSU Chico, University of Texas-Austin, University of Notre Dame, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo, University of Michigan, San Francisco State University, Santa Clara University, University of Nevada-Reno, Tufts University, Boston University, Brown University, Georgetown University, Howard University, Northwestern University, Vassar College, Washington University in St. Louis, CSU Sacramento, University of Washington, NYU, Occidental College, Princeton University, University of the Pacific, University of Arizona, CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge, Gonzaga University, Sonoma State University, Brigham Young University, U.S. Air Force Academy, Scripps College, Fudan University-China, Loyola Marymount University, Saint Mary's College, Smith College, Tulane University, University of Florida, Vanderbilt University