UCLA School of Law Facts

Founded in 1949, UCLA School of Law is the first public law school in Southern California and we are the youngest top-ranked school in the nation.

Admissions 2016

Number of applicants: 5,353
Number of enrollees: 293
GPA  (25th, 50th, 75th percentiles):
3.49 / 3.74 / 3.84
LSAT (25th, 50th, 75th percentiles):
163 / 167 / 168

113 Undergraduate schools represented

49% Female
51% Male
36% Students of Color
63% California Residents
37% Non-residents

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Hugh & Hazel Darling Law Library

Newly renovated building opened fall 1998
Seating for 678
Wireless and wired network/Internet access throughout
Provides access to tens of thousands of online resources
Holds more than 600,000 bound volumes

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Number of Alumni

More than 16,000

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More than 100 faculty members

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Areas of Focus