1,082 Total Enrolled Students
1 Application, 2 Choices
Our streamlined application process puts you in control of where to begin your Rutgers Law education
30+ Clinics and Pro Bono Projects
20,000+ Alumni Network
10:1
We're one of the largest law schools in the nation, but with a student-faculty ratio that means you'll get the attention you need
83 Miles
between our two campuses—a distance virtually eliminated by our holodeck
50+ Student Organizations
From moot court competitions to journals to special interest groups, there are many ways to explore your interests and meet like-minded students and alumni
Law Library
Over 1.2 million volumes in the combined Rutgers Law Library support the research needs of our students and faculty, the legal community, and the public.
Scholarly Journals
Rutgers University Law Review (both campuses)
Rutgers Computer & Technology Law Journal
Rutgers Journal of Law & Public Policy
Rutgers Journal of Law & Religion
Rutgers Race & the Law Review
Women's Rights Law Reporter
Rutgers Law Record
Bar Pass Rate
Rutgers Law students who graduated in 2017 had a first-time bar-exam pass rate in New Jersey of 76.4%, compared to a 69.9% New Jersey first-time pass rate for all 2017 graduates of ABA-approved law schools. For more information on Rutgers Law graduates’ bar passage rates, see our 2018 Ultimate Bar Passage report to the ABA.
Class of 2020 (As of August 2017)
Applied: 2,224   Enrolled:  350
LSAT Median: 155     
25th-75th Percentile:  151-157  
GPA Median: 3.36   
25th-75th Percentile:  3.11-3.66
Class Composition: Female: 49%; Male: 51%; Students of Color: 34%
States Represented: 16
Foreign Countries Represented: 22
Undergraduate Institutions: 154

Degrees and Programs Offered

Juris Doctor (J.D.) Minority Student Program
Summer Jump Start Program Foreign Lawyer Program
3+3 Program Certificate Programs
J.D./M.D. J.D./M.A. (Legal Philosophy or Justice)
J.D./M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) J.D./M.C.R.P. (Master of City and Regional Planning)
J.D./M.P.A. (Master of Public Administration) J.D./M.P.A.P. (Master of Public Affairs and Politics)
J.D./M.P.H. (Master of Public Health) J.D./M.S. or Ph.D. (Global Affairs)

Employment Outcomes

Clerkships
With more than 400 New Jersey clerkships available each year, Rutgers Law has one of the largest proportions of graduates working in clerkships with judges at the state and local levels.
Employment Outcomes
The first merged employment outcomes reporting for the Class of 2015 are now available and accessible below, along with employment outcomes for previous class years from both locations.