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Entering 3-Yr. J.D. Profile

Introducing our J.D. Class of 2023!

Introducing University at Buffalo School of Law’s J.D. Class of 2023. We look forward to their upcoming contributions to the law school.

These figures are accurate as of October 5, 2020.

Completed Applications Received: 907
Entering Class: 161

Median LSAT: 155
25th-75th percentile: 152 – 158

Median GPA: 3.52
25th-75th percentile: 3.25 – 3.75

Median GRE Verbal: 156
25th-75th percentile:  153 - 158

Median GRE Quantitative Reasoning: 154
25th-75th percentile:  150 - 156

Median GRE Analytical Writing:  4.0
25th-75th percentile:  4.0 – 4.5

Females: 56%
Males
: 43%
Gender non-conforming/Other: 1%

Age Range: 19 – 56
Average Age: 25
Age 25+: 33%

Advanced Degrees: 12%
Ethnic Diversity: 19% (includes international, otherwise 18%)

In State Population: 93%
Out of State Population: 7% (includes international)

Countries/States Represented:
California, Canada, China, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Korea, Texas, Vermont

Languages spoken:
Arabic, Dari, Bengali, Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), Farsi, French, French (Quebecois), Georgian, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindu, Italian, Japanese, Kirundi, Kinyarwanda, Korean, Latin, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Tajik, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Yiddish

County Breakdown:
Albany (1), Allegany (1), Broome (2), Chautauqua (2), Chemung (1), Dutchess (2) Erie (88), Genesee (2), Jefferson (1), Livingston (3), Monroe (24), New York (3), Niagara (5), Onondaga (3), Orange (1), Orleans (2), Otsego (1), Queens (2), Rensselaer (2), Schenectady (1), Suffolk (1), Tioga (1), Wyoming (1)

Where they have lived, worked, or studied:
Argentina, Australia, the Balkans, the Baltics, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China, Cuba, England, France, Georgia, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Philippines, Rwanda, South Korea, Spain, Tanzania, Turkey

Members of the Class of 2023 include:

  • Abstract Recording Coordinator
  • Account Executive
  • Account Manager
  • AmeriCorps ABLE Program Teacher
  • AmeriCorps Conservation Corps Member
  • AmeriCorps Refugee Assistant
  • Anti-Money Laundering Specialist
  • Assistant Professor of Biology
  • Assistant Resident Director
  • Assistant to NFL Agent
  • Banquet Captain
  • Boat Steward
  • Broadcast Producer
  • Business Developer
  • Business Manager
  • Campaign Manager
  • Canvasser
  • Career Transition Specialist
  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Communications Manager
  • Concert Promoter
  • Copy Editor
  • Corps de Ballet Member (Pennsylvania Ballet)
  • Cryptologic Intelligence Warfare Specialist, U.S. Army
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Customs Brokerage Service Agent
  • Data Visualization Analyst
  • Director of Marketing
  • Director of Policy
  • Director of Program Quality for Information Technology
  • Disclosure Specialist
  • Docent
  • Document/Eligibility Analyst
  • Emergency Management Specialist, U.S. Air Force
  • EMT
  • English Language Teacher (France)
  • English Language Teacher (Japan)
  • English Language Teacher (Spain)
  • Enrollment Counselor
  • Environmental Scientist
  • Field Researcher
  • Filing Clerk
  • Financial Crime Investigator
  • Fitness Instructor
  • Flight Lead, Vermont Air National Guard
  • Forensic Laboratory Assistant
  • Freelance Photographer
  • Gallery Attendant
  • Golf Course Groundskeeper
  • Graphic Designer
  • Horse Trainer
  • Human Resources Director
  • Interior Cleaning Services Owner
  • Investment Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Journalist
  • Keyholder for Souvenir City Canada
  • Lacrosse Coach
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal Document Analyst
  • Legislative Assistant
  • Life Skills Coach
  • Lining Specialist
  • Litigation Support Specialist
  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Marketing Consultant
  • Mediator
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Medicare Sales Administrative Assistant
  • Mortgage Processor
  • Music Teacher
  • Nanny
  • Nature Director
  • Paralegal Specialist, NYS Army National Guard (Veteran)
  • Orchestra Director
  • Paralegal
  • Patient Services Coordinator
  • Phlebotomist
  • Police Officer
  • Program Administrator
  • Public Relations Consultant
  • Radio Host
  • Radiology Assistant
  • Rare Books Library Assistant
  • Real Estate Agent
  • Recruitment Chair
  • Senior Research Aide
  • Ski Coach
  • Small Business Owner
  • Social Activist
  • Social Worker
  • Staffing Director
  • Sustainability Coordinator
  • Teach for America Teacher
  • Grade School Teacher
  • University Football Coach
  • University Mathematics Lecturer
  • Paralegal, U.S. Air Force (Veteran & Reservist)
  • Paratrooper, U.S. Army (Veteran)
  • U.S. Army Reservist (Active)
  • Operations Specialist, U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. Postal Service Package Handler
  • Writing Tutor
  • Youth Advocate

If you have any further questions about these figures, please contact the Admissions Office.