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2021 Entering Class Profile

PT – 36

FT – 208

Average Age: 25

Median GPA: 3.64 (highest ever)

Median LSAT: 161 (highest since 2012)

Non-Residents: 24.2%

Previous Grad Degree: 11.9%

Minority: 38.5%

Black/African American: 5.3%

Native American: 0.5%

Caucasian: 61.5%

Hispanic: 18.4%

Asian/Pacific Islander: 14.3%

Number of Applications: 3,487

Applicants Admitted: 1059

Women: 55.3%

Men: 44.7%

The top feeder schools are:

  1. University of Texas – Austin
  2. Texas A & M – College Station
  3. University of Houston
  4. Baylor University
  5. Southern Methodist University

The top majors are:

  1. Political Science
  2. Economics
  3. History
  4. 4 Way Tie Way Tie Liberal Arts/Psychology/English/Finance

Incoming students speak at least 23 different languages. 29 students have already earned at least one graduate degree.

(38) matriculants in the incoming class are both first-generation college and first-generation law school students, and 195 are the first in their family to attend law school.

The Bar Exam
Law Center graduates have consistently outperformed the overall bar passage rate of first-time test-takers from all Texas law schools. The July  2021 bar pass rate for UHLC graduates was 87.08.