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Meet Seton Hall Law School’s incoming class.

Seton Hall Law is home to a close-knit community of professionals that represent global perspectives across the legal sector. Our ideal student offers a wealth of academic, professional and cultural diversity that contributes to a lasting impact in the field of law. We offer interested applicants broadened admissions criteria with additional paths to a law degree through merit-based scholarships, full-time weekday programs and part-time weekend programs.

The entering class of 2017 is based on 1892 applications received. 194 students matriculated with 153 enrolled in the Day program and 46 enrolled in the Weekend program. Fifty-nine percent are between the ages of 20 and 24. Twenty-six percent are between the ages of 25 and 29.  Fifty percent are women and fifty percent are men. Thirty-four percent came to Seton Hall Law school directly from college and twelve percent have advanced degrees. This entering class represents nineteen states.  The median LSAT score is 156 and media GPA is 3.43.  The NJ Bar pass rate for this class is 75.6% and NY Bar pass rate is 85.2%.  The State average for NJ is 71.6% and NY is 73%.

Seton Hall Law offers merit-based scholarships ranging from $10,000 to full tuition through a variety of scholarship programs. 88% of the incoming students in 2017 received scholarship funding.  More information regarding the retention of these scholarships is available on our website.

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