Class Profile

Of the approximately 850 students at the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, 215 are full-time or part-time first-year students. Students of color made up approximately 31 percent of the fall 2013 entering class. Historically, the age of students ranges from 20 to about 58, but the average age of an entering student is 24.

2013 Entering Class

(As of October 31, 2013)

  • LSAT Score Median: 154
  • LSAT Score 75th Percentile: 157
  • LSAT Score 25th Percentile: 151
  • GPA Median: 3.16
  • GPA 75th Percentile: 3.45
  • GPA 25th Percentile: 2.80

Please note that Hofstra Law does not require a specific LSAT score or GPA, and other factors are considered in the admissions process.

Hofstra Law’s areas of expertise include international law, litigation, family law, health law and clinical instruction, but students here can find any facet of law study they are interested in.