Class Fact Sheet

Fall 2019 Entering Class
(as of 9/1/2019)

 

Class Size

 

Total

259

Full-time

245

Part-time flex day

14

Diversity Statistics

 

Minority Groups

32%

Women

57%

Men

43%

Age Distribution

 

Age Range

20-39

LSAT (All Programs)

 

Median

159

75 %ile

161

25 %ile

153

GPA (All Programs)

 

Median

3.63

75 %ile

3.78

25 %ile

3.33

Degree Programs

  • J.D. (full-time program; part-time flex day program)
  • J.D./M.B.A.
  • J.D./M.A.
  • J.D./M.P.A.
  • J.D./B.S./B.A. (3+3 for St. John's University undergraduates)
  • LL.M. in Bankruptcy
  • LL.M. in Transnational Legal Practice
  • LL.M. in U.S. Legal Studies

Student to Faculty Ratio

16 to 1

Career Development

Overall, the employment status of 100% of the Class of 2018 (226/226) was ascertained by the Career Development Office. As of March 15, 2019, 211 of these graduates were employed, 2 had a deferred start date for employment, 12 were still seeking employment, and 1 was pursuing a graduate degree. The placement rate as of March 15, 2019, for all graduates from the Class of 2018 (211/226) was 93.4%. View additional placement data.

Clinical and Externship Programs

  • Bankruptcy Advocacy Clinic
  • Child Advocacy Clinic
  • Consumer Justice for the Elderly: Litigation Clinic
  • Criminal Defense Clinic
  • Domestic Violence Litigation Clinic
  • Economic Justice Clinic
  • Prosecution Clinic
  • Refugee and Immigrant Rights Litigation Clinic
  • Securities Arbitration Clinic

Honors Programs

  • St. Thomas More Scholars Program
  • Ron Brown Program

Externships

Numerous placement opportunities for academic credit with government agencies, non-profit organizations, law firms and corporations.

Centers

  • Ronald H. Brown Center for Civil Rights
  • Hugh L. Carey Center for Dispute Resolution
  • Center for Bankruptcy Studies
  • Center for International and Comparative Law
  • Center for Trial and Appellate Advocacy
  • Intellectual Property Center
  • Mattone Family Institute for Real Estate Law
  • Center for Labor and Employment Law
  • Center for Law and Religion
  • Public Interest Center
  • Writing Center

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition Rates for the 2019–2020 Academic Year:

Full-time $61,150

Part-time flex day $45,870

St. John’s School of Law offers a wide range of merit scholarships.

Housing

University housing is available to law students and assistance is provided in locating area housing. Information on University and area housing can be found here.

Location

St. John’s is situated on almost 100 rolling acres in a residential part of Queens. The campus boasts a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline.

For more information, contact:

St. John’s University School of Law
Office of Admissions
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
718-990-6474
[email protected]