Admissions Profile for the 2015 Entering Class*

- Interesting Facts About the 2015 Entering Class -

  Full-time Division Part-time Evening Division
Number Applied 4118 487
Number Enrolled 331 90
Enrolled Students Full and Part-time Enrolled Students
Combined Median GPA/LSAT
3.29/155
Median GPA
25th and 75th Percentile GPA
3.33
3.02/3.49
3.03
2.80/3.42
Median LSAT
25th and 75th Percentile LSAT
155
152/158
154
152/157
Average Age 23 27

Diversity Representation
46.6% overall
Asian/Pacific Islander 66
Black/African American 51
Native American 6
Hispanic/Latino 74
Gender Distribution 62% Women / 38% Men
Colleges and Universities Represented

216 Undergraduate Institutions overall
Schools with the most representation include:

American Univ.; Arizona State Univ.; Boston Univ.; Florida International Univ.; Florida State Univ.; Furman Univ.; George Washington Univ.; James Madison Univ.; New York Univ.; Pennsylvania State Univ.; Rutgers Univ.; Syracuse Univ.; Tulane Univ.; UC-Davis; UC-Irvine; Univ. of Florida; Univ. of Maryland- Baltimore County;
Univ. of Maryland-College Park; Univ. of Miami; Univ. of Michigan- Ann Arbor; Univ. of Pennsylvania;
Univ. of Virginia; Univ. of Washington; Virginia Tech; and Wake Forest Univ.

Geographic Areas Represented
41 states; District of Columbia; Puerto Rico and 7 international students (F-1 visa) from Canada; China; Italy; South Korea; Saudi Arabia; and Turkey

*The dataon this page is valid as of October 5, 2015.


Interesting Facts About The 2015 Entering Class of
American University Washington College of Law

    They Contribute a Variety of Experiences Including:

    • 71 graduated with honors
      56 interned/worked on Capitol Hill
    • 45 have graduate degrees
      16 served in the military
      15 have worked as Patent Examiners
    • 14 did AmeriCorps or Teach For America
    • 42% of the incoming class speaks a foreign language
    • 49 were born abroad
    • 119 studied abroad in more than 48 countries
    • 50 worked abroad in more than 37 foreign countries

    They were born in 33 foreign countries:

    • Argentina
    • Bolivia
    • Bosnia and Herzegovina
    • Bulgaria
    • Cambodia
    • Canada
    • China
    • Costa Rica
    • Cuba
    • Ecuador
    • El Salvador
    • Ethiopia
    • France
    • Gambia
    • Georgia
    • Honduras
    • Hungary
    • India
    • Italy
    • Lebanon
    • Lithuania
    • Mexico
    • Nigeria
    • Pakistan
    • Peru
    • Romania
    • Saudi Arabia
    • South Korea
    • Turkey
    • Ukraine
    • United Kingdom
    • Uzbekistan
    • Vietnam

    They speak 49 foreign languages including:

    • Akan
    • Albanian
    • Amharic
    • Arabic
    • Balinese
    • Bengali
    • Bosnian
    • Bulgarian
    • Cantonese
    • Catalan
    • Creole
    • Farsi
    • French
    • Georgian
    • German
    • Gujarti
    • Hebrew
    • Hindi
    • Hungarian
    • Igbo
    • Italian
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Laotian
    • Lithuianian
    • Luxembourgish
    • Malayalam
    • Mandarin
    • Mandinka
    • Marathi
    • Pashto
    • Portuguese
    • Punjabi
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
    • Tamil
    • Telugu
    • Thai
    • Tigre
    • Tigrigna
    • Turkish
    • Twi
    • Uchinaaguchi
    • Ukrainian
    • Urdu
    • Vietnamese
    • Wolof
    • Yoruba

    They Pursued An Array of Occupations Including:

    • Service members in the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Navy, and Marine Corps
    • Software Engineer
    • Archeology Research Assistant in Mexico
    • Advance Team for the White House Executive Office of the President
    • Camp Counselor for Children with Autism and Down Syndrome
    • Intern, California State Capitol
    • Environmental Advocate, Vermont Public Interest Research Group
    • Migration and Refugee Services Specialist, Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada
    • Emergency Medical Technician
    • Policy Analyst, U.S. Department of Energy
    • Child Welfare Worker in Alameda County, CA
    • Communications Manager, International Rescue Committee
    • Supervisory Patent Examiner, U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
    • Intern, The Food Network, New York, NY
    • Legislative Analysty, U.S. Department of Justice
    • Special Assistant to the Secretaty of Labor
    • Intellectual Property Paralegal
    • On-Air News Reporter, KSMU Local National Public Radio Affiliate
    • Program Analyst, Ford Foundation
    • Red Carpet Correspondent, Press Pass LA
    • Translator, CNN Hong Kong
    • Systems Engineer Intern, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
    • Equestrian Coach
    • Assistant Language Teacher, Japan Exchange & Teaching Programme
    • Volunteer, Aboriginal Legal Service, Australia
    • Management Analyst, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services