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Tulane students come from throughout the United States and, indeed, the world. They come here with a broad variety of academic and professional backgrounds, and their diversity is a source of great pride to Tulane.

Student Body and Employment Information

Tulane enrolls approximately 750 students in its JD program. In addition, Tulane offers five LLM programs to individuals who already hold law degrees. The five programs include a General LLM program, LLM in Admiralty, LLM in American Law, LLM in Energy & Environment, and LLM in International & Comparative Law.  As many as 40 lawyers from throughout the world enroll in these LLM programs each year, and a few students are admitted to Tulane's SJD program.

Overall, women constitute 50% of the JD student body, minority students 20%.

Class of: 

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Applications received

2300

2600

2990

2830

2783

2271

Offers of admission

833

900

894

866

1050

1096

Class size

245

242

282

260

262

249

% women

38%

38%

42%

55%

49%

49%

% students of color

20%

20%

18%

21%

20%

24%

% Louisiana (in-state) residents

15%

16%

15%

14%

18%

21%

% coming directly from undergraduate school

40%

40%

39%

27%

33%

35%

25th and 75th percentile LSAT scores

158-163

159-163

160-164

160-164

158-163

156-163

25th and 75th percentile GPAs

3.4-3.75

3.4-3.75

3.4-3.75

3.4-3.75

3.4-3.75

3.23-3.63

LSAT/GPA percentiles  for the class of 2015 were calculated by the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) based on matriculant lists provided by Tulane Law School to the ABA.

Total JD enrollment:  744
Total LLM enrollment:  40
JD Student/Full-Time Faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Average age of incoming students: 24+ years
States represented in student body: 46, plus Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia
Countries represented in JD and LLM student body combined:  24

Undergraduate Majors Represented in Entering Class

Undergraduate Schools Represented in Student Body

WHERE OUR STUDENTS COME FROM:
Northeast: 18%
Southeast: 28%
South Central (excluding Louisiana)  11%
Louisiana: 18%
West and Northwest:  14%
Midwest: 9%
International: 2%

Top 5 states represented in student body:  Louisiana, Texas, New York, California, Florida

States of Permanent Residence

Countries Represented in the JD Student Body

Countries Represented in the LLM & SJD Student Body

WHERE OUR STUDENTS GO AFTER GRADUATION (classes of 2009, 2010, and 2011)*:

Employment Data

ABA Reports for Classes of 2009-2011
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Linda P. Campbell
Director of Communications
tel 504.865.5976
linda.campbell@tulane.edu

Mailing Address:
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New Orleans, LA  70118
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