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Class Fact Sheet

Fall 2021 Entering Class
(as of 8/17/2021)

 

Class Size

 

Total

266

Full-time

264

Part-time flex day

2

Diversity Statistics

 

Students of Color

37%

Women

50%

Men

50%

Age Distribution

 

Age Range

19-39

LSAT (All Programs)

 

Median

162

75 %ile

164

25 %ile

155

GPA (All Programs)

 

Median

3.62

75 %ile

3.79

25 %ile

3.39

Admissions Quick Fact Sheet Fall 2021 (PDF)


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, Manhattan College and Niagara 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 2019 (222/222) was ascertained by the Career Development Office.  As of March 16, 2020, 208 of these graduates were employed, 1 had a deferred start date for employment, and 13 were still seeking employment.  The placement rate as of March 16, 2020 for all graduates from the Class of 2019 (208/222) was 93.7%.

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
  • Tenants' Rights Advocacy Clinic

Honors Programs

  • St. Thomas More Scholars Program
  • Ron Brown Program
  • Theodore T. Jones, Jr. Fellowship

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 2021–2022 Academic Year:

Full-time $65,500

Part-time flex day $49,190

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]