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Student Body Profile

Fall 2015 Entering Class*

Applications Received 3,000
Offers of Admission 932
Enrolled 180
LSAT 25th/75th percentiles 159/165
LSAT Median 163
GPA 25th/75th percentiles 3.31/3.68
GPA Median 3.51
No. of Undergraduate Institutions Represented** 69
Students of Color 51%
Women 48%
Age Range 20-53
Median Age 24
CA Residents 71%
Non-Residents 23%
International 6%

A numerical representation by GPA and LSAT of the pool of applicants seeking admission for Fall 2016 is located in the "How to Apply" section of the forthcoming 2016 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 8/17/15.

2015-2016 Student Body Profile

Total J.D. Enrollment 495
Women 54%
Students of Color 38%
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 2014 California Bar Examination was 86%. The overall pass rate including other states' exams was also 86%.

**Schools represented: UC Berkeley, UC Davis,  UC Santa Barbara, UC San Diego, UCLA, UC Irvine, UC Riverside, UC Santa Cruz, USC, CSU Chico, University of Pennsylvania, University of Oregon, University of Texas-Austin, University of Notre Dame, California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo, University of Michigan, University of Chicago, San Diego State University, San Francisco State University, San Jose State University, San Jose State University, Santa Clara University, University of Nevada-Reno, Tufts University, American University, Boston College, Boston University, Brown University, Colby College, Georgetown University, Kenyon College, Howard University, Northwestern University, Wellesley College, Yale University, University of Alaska, University of Rochester, Hope College, Washington University in St. Louis, Cornell University, CSU Sacramento, George Washington University, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, University of Illinois, University of Washington, NYU, Occidental College, Pomona College, University of the Pacific, Wheaton College, Pennsylvania State University, University of Arizona, Carnegie Mellon University, Southern Methodist University, University of Wisconsin, University of Colorado, Arizona State University, CSU Fullerton, Lewis and Clark University, CSU Northridge, Gonzaga University, CSU Long Beach, Sonoma State University, University of Colorado, Bradley University, Temple University, Azusa Pacific University, Beloit College, Brigham Young University-Idaho, Catholic University, Centre College, Columbia College Chicago, CSU San Marcos, East China University of Politics and Law, Lehigh University, Middle Tennessee State University, Northeastern University, Queen's University, Thomas Aquinas College, Tshinghua University-China, University of New Castle Upon Tyne, Evergreen State College, Sichuan University-China, Tshinghua University-China