Overview

At Quinnipiac Law, you’ll join a diverse community of passionate change makers and talented legal scholars, whose goal is to prepare you for a range of exciting career opportunities. Our philosophy is centered around educating the “whole lawyer” enabling students to retain their personal values while becoming skilled practitioners of the law.

Student Profile

Student profile


The School of Law is a diverse and inclusive community comprised of 392 students of all ages, ethnicities and backgrounds. The Fall 2019 incoming class brought impressive academic credentials.

145


First-year students enrolled

3.46


Median GPA

152


Median LSAT

24


Average age

19%


Students of color

72


Undergraduate institutions represented

Career Outcomes

Career outcomes

82%


Bar Pass Rate

First-time Connecticut test takers (Quinnipiac Law graduates) in July 2018, compared to the corresponding state average of 70%.

90%


Employment

Students from the Class of 2018 who were employed within 10 months of graduation.

Pie chart that shows employment by industry for law graduates of 2018

The 80 graduates of the Class of 2018 were employed in the following industries:

  • 51% - law firm
  • 14% - business or industry
  • 13% - clerkships
  • 13% - government
  • 5% - public interest
  • 4% - education

Our Faculty

Our faculty

Professors at Quinnipiac Law are distinguished academics, experienced practitioners and above all, dedicated teachers.

28


Full-time faculty

11:1


Student-to-faculty ratio

Student Organizations

Student Organizations

More than 30 student organizations focused on different areas of law will help you to grow professionally, while also broadening your peer group.

Accreditations

Accreditations

Fully accredited by the American Bar Association and a member of the Association of American Law Schools.

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and financial aid

We realize that financing a legal education is an expensive endeavor. With that in mind, we are committed to helping you find the resources necessary to complete your legal education, regardless of your personal financial situation. Financial aid is available through scholarships, grants, loans and work-study.

$7 million dollars awarded in merit scholarships and grants in 2019.

Admissions

Admissions

Applications are considered on a rolling basis, with priority given to those submitted by March 1.

The two most important selection criteria are undergraduate scholastic record and LSAT score. Advanced degrees, work experience, extracurricular activities and writing skills are also considered.