UCLA School of Law is the first public law school in Southern California and we are the youngest top-ranked school in the nation.



Admissions 2013

Number of applicants: 5,563
Number of admits: 1,567
Number of enrollees: 293
GPA  (25th, 50th, 75th percentiles):
          3.51 / 3.79 / 3.88
LSAT (25th, 50th, 75th percentiles):
          162 /167 / 169

Hugh & Hazel Darling Law Library

Newly renovated building opened fall 1998
Seating for 775
Wireless and wired network/Internet access throughout
Provides access to thousands of online resources
Nearly 600,000 bound volumes

Number of Alumni

More than 14,000

Diversity - Class of 2015

110  Undergraduate schools represented
49% Female
51% Male
35% Students of Color
70% California Residents
30% Non-residents


More than 100 faculty members

Areas of Interest

Center for Law and Economics
Clinical Law Program
Critical Race Studies Program
David J. Epstein Program in Public Interest Law and Policy
Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Empirical Legal Scholars Program
Empirical Research Group
Entertainment, Media, and Intellectual Property Law Program
Environmental Law Program
Externship Program
Foreign Legal Study and Exchange Program
Globalization and Labor Standards Program
Health and Human Rights Law Project
International and Comparative Law Program
International Human Rights Program
Law and Philosophy Program
Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy
Native Nations Law & Policy Center
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Program
Program on Understanding Law, Science and Evidence (PULSE)
Resnick Program for Food Law and Policy
Sanela Diana Jenkins Human Rights Project
UC-DC Law Program
UCLA-RAND Center for Law and Public Policy
UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate
Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation Law and Public Policy