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Roger Williams University School of Law

Admissions Profile

Admission rate %:
72%
Number students applying:
957
Number students accepted:
685
First-year attrition rate:
18%

LSAT Scores 2014

75th percentile:
154
Median:
148
25th percentile:
145

GPA 2014

75th percentile:
3.41
Median:
3.15
25th percentile:
2.85

Financial Profile

Tuition and Fees Full-time Part-time
Resident $33,792 0
Non-resident $33,792 0
Living Expenses Full-time
On Campus $17,386
Off Campus $17,386                 

Education Life Profile

School Population

Total number students enrolled:
370
Number students enrolled full-time:
369
Number students enrolled part-time:
Number of first-year students:
143

Gender Diversity

% Women faculty:
41%
% Women students:
48%

Ethnic / Racial / Global Diversity

% Minority faculty:
7%
% Minority students:
22%
% International students:
1%

Academic Profile

Student Opportunities

Number of law journals:
1
Names of law journals:
Roger Williams University Law Review
% of students involved in law journals:
21%
Number of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
Names of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
% of students in faculty-supervised clinical courses:
18%
% of students in field placements:
25%
% of students in simulation courses:
97%

Curriculum Strengths

Environmental Law,
Labor and Employment,
Public Interest Law

Graduate Employment Profile

National Employment Rate Percent Number of
Graduates
National Employment Rate 2014 46% 80
National Employment Rate 2013 42% 73
State Employment Rate 2014 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer RI 40% 51
State 2nd Largest Employer MA 21% 27
State 3rd Largest Employer CT 9% 12
State Employment Rate 2013 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer RI 48% 61
State 2nd Largest Employer MA 13.3% 17
State 3rd Largest Employer CT 7% 9

Employment by Job Categories

Law Firm Solo
1.56%
Law Firm 2-10
27.34%
Law Firm 11-25
4.69%
Law Firm 26-50
3.13%
Law Firm 51-100
0.78%
Law Firm 101-250
1.56%
Law Firm 251-500
0
Law Firm 501+
0.78%
Law Firm Unknown Size
1.56%
Business & Industry
13.28%
Government
7.03%
Public Interest / Service
2.34%
Clerkships Federal
2.34%
Clerkships State / Local
10.94%
Education / Academia
1.56%
Other
0

First-Time Bar Pass Rates

Bar Exam Eligibility:
Most Current
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 MA 81% 88%
State 2 RI 80% 77%
State 3 NY 80% 85%
One Year Prior
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 MA 86% 85%
State 2
State 3
Two Years Prior State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 MA 85% 88%
State 2 RI 75% 76%
State 3 NY 44% 85%

Type of School

Accreditation Status:
ABA Accredited
Public / Private:
Private
Part-time:
No
Affiliation:
Feeder School 1:
Feeder School 2:
Feeder School 3:

Student Bar Association

Contact Phone:
URL (if any):

Link to Lawdragon Survey

Link to Survey:

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School Information

10 Metacom Ave.
Bristol, RI 02809
Region:
New England
Main Phone:
401-254-4500
Admissions Phone:
401-254-4555
School Website:

Administration

Dean of School:
Michael
J.
Yelnosky
Undergraduate:
BS
School:
University of Vermont
Law Degree:
JD
School:
University of Pennsylania
Graduate Degree:
School:
Director of Admissions:
Michael
Donnelly-Boylen
Undergraduate:
BA
School:
University of Notre Dame
Law Degree:
School:
Graduate Degree:
MS
School:
Suffolk University

Reputation Profile

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