Law School Admissions Outcomes

The annual acceptance rate for Wesleyan seniors and alumni applying to law school is higher than the national average, which, for 2019-2020, was 69.6% (with a high of 75.6 over the past five years).  Wesleyan’s acceptance rate for 2019-2020 was 89.41%.  Over the past five years, acceptance rates at U.S. law schools for graduating seniors from Wesleyan have ranged from a low of 85.71% to 100% (three out of five years).

Each year, Wesleyan graduates attend the most competitive and respected law schools in the country. For the past two years, these schools included Berkeley, Boston College, Columbia, Emory, Fordham, Georgetown, George Washington, Harvard, University of Michigan, New York University, Penn, Stanford, Vanderbilt, UCLA, the University of Virginia, William & Mary, and Yale.