JD Admission Statistics

Candidates interested in UIC John Marshall Law School should review our admission statistics pertaining to student demographics and class size.

2019 Fall Entering Class

  • Fall:  307 (273 Day, 34 Evening)
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 7:1
  • Female: 60%
  • Minority: 28%
  • Out of State: 33%
  • Median Age: 23 (Day); 29 (Evening)

Bar Passage

Illinois Bar Passage Rate

  • UIC First-Time Bar Takers (July 2018): 62%
  • Illinois First-Time Bar Takers State Average (July 2018): 77%
  • UIC First-Time Bar Takers (February 2018): 63%
  • Illinois First-Time Bar Takers State Average (February 2018): 69%

Recent Rankings & Awards

  • #7 in Legal Writing (2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools)
  • #29 in Part-Time Programs (2021 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools)
  • 2020 Law Student of the Year: Alexandra Pruitt (National Jurist magazine)
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 Best Law Schools for Intellectual Property (preLaw magazine)
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017 Best Law Schools for Practical Training (preLaw magazine)
  • 2020, 2018 Best Law Schools for African-American Students (preLaw magazine)
  • 2020, 2018 Best Law Schools for Asian Students (preLaw magazine)
  • 2020 Best Law Schools for Hispanic Students (preLaw magazine)
  • 2019, 2017 Most Diverse Law Schools in the Nation (preLaw magazine)
  • 2019, 2018, 2017 Best Law Schools for Alternative Dispute Resolution (preLaw magazine)
  • 2018, 2017 Best Law Schools for International Law (preLaw magazine)
  • 2018 Best Law Schools for Legal Technology (preLaw magazine)
  • 2018-2019 Fulbright Scholar Top Producer for Specialized Schools (U.S. Department of State)
  • 2017 Best Law Schools for Human Rights Law (preLaw magazine)
  • 2017 Most Influential People in Legal Education: #14 Dean Darby Dickerson (National Jurist magazine)
  • 2017 Law Students of the Year: Oluchi Ifebi (National Jurist magazine)