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Minnesota Law By The Numbers

Dynamic, engaged, world-class. This is the University of Minnesota Law School, a community of top-notch students, brilliant scholars, committed teachers, and powerful alumni. An inventive curriculum, abundant experiential opportunities, and a location ranked as one of the most energetic, livable and literate communities in the country make this a place like no other. Join us!

97% Bar Passage (MN Fall 2022, First Time Takers)
Top Markets for 2021 Grads are California, Colorado, Illinois, Minnesota, New York, Washington D.C., Wisconsin
93% Employment Rate (2021 Grads; FT/LT JD Required/JD Advantage/Grad)
46% of the class of 2021 worked at law firms after graduation. 25% worked at judicial clerkships, 11% public interest, 10% Business and Industry, 6% Government. Employment statistics 10 months after graduation as reported to the ABA. Percentages rounded up or down to create whole numbers.
35+ Student Organizations
98% of law students were employed across the U.S. during summer 2022
10+ Professional Affinity Organizations in the Twin Cities
Class of 2025 Stats: 2177 applied, 222 enrolled, 48% women, 50% men, 2% nonbinary, 14% first generation, 24% students of color, 28% LGBTQ+, 72% from outside of Minnesota, average age 25