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We consistently place our graduates in top-tier jobs.

We provide an intimate, interdisciplinary learning environment within a dynamic campus.

Our faculty are world-renowned scholars and experts.

Our influential alumni network includes 10,000 professionals around the world.

Los Angeles is home to one of the nation's top legal markets and busiest court systems.

Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio fosters strong bonds with classmates and professors.

3.80

MEDIAN GPA

Class of 2022

166

MEDIAN LSAT

Class of 2022

86%

CA BAR PASSAGE RATE

Among Top Schools in State

88%

EMPLOYED 10 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATION

in Long-Term, Full-Time Bar Required or JD Advantage Jobs (2017 JD Class)

43

COUNTRIES REPRESENTED

2019-2020
Graduate & International Programs Class

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Winter Break Pro Bono Project supports skill-building, giving back to those in need

February 5, 2020

Experiential Learning offers new opportunity for students

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JD Graduates Sworn in as Newest Members of California Bar

February 5, 2020

Judges Guillemet and Spaeth offered words of advice and congratulations.

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USC Gould podcast takes on 2020 election

February 5, 2020

Prof. Franita Tolson talks voting rights in new podcast with Ohio State University.

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The JD Journalist

January 23, 2020

Allison Hope Weiner, JD 1987, is a news producer for ABC News 20/20 and investigative journalist

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Roth Lecture features Hon. Karen Nelson Moore discussing technology and impacts on the law

January 10, 2020

Judge explores evolving tech and its impact on the law.

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Proudly Diverse and Inclusive

Our JD students hail from 30 states, representing 96 colleges and universities, while the students in our Graduate & International Programs come from 70 countries, spanning six continents. More than half of our JD students are women and 37 percent are persons of color. From the Federalist Society to the American Constitution Society, our 30 student organizations reflect the wide range of political, cultural, religious, ethnic, social and service interests and experiences of our diverse student body. Our JD First Generation Professionals initiative provides support and mentoring. Learn more about our dedication to creating an inclusive community.

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