Grades & Percentiles

Students and alumni of the University of Minnesota Law School represent an elite, talented and well-rounded population of professionals. We draw a talented, diverse student body from every part of the United States and numerous countries. Our alumni work in every state and in more than 53 countries around the globe, serving as active mentors for our students.


For information on grades, grade distributions, and calculation for the top 10% and top third, see the Academic Rules

Percentiles for the Top 10% and Top Third

Current Rank Percentiles: Classes of 2024, 2025 & 2026

Historical Percentiles 2022 - Present

Historical Quartiles: 1990-2021

Academic Policies

For information about Honors, please visit Academic Policies.

Transcript Key

University of Minnesota Law School Transcript Key


Letter Grade Points
A+ 4.333
A 4.000
A- 3.667
B+ 3.333
B 3.000
B- 2.667
C+ 2.333
C 2.000
C- 1.667
D 1.000
F 0