This past admissions cycle, Fordham Law received over 6500 applications, representing all 50 states and 55 countries worldwide. Our entering class of approximately 440 students came from diverse careers in the public and private sector, military academies and music conservatories, and distinguished graduate programs ranging from engineering to theology.
In selecting future leaders and distinguish scholars, Fordham Law looks beyond the numbers. When evaluating applicants, we give focus to your personal statement and wide range of experiences- selecting individuals who are innovative, passionate and dedicated to the craft of lawyering. We seek students who understand the Fordham Law difference and will take full advantage of our dynamic location and reputation for excellence. In addition, we attract applicants who embody the spirit of service and those who are interested in our many international opportunities. Our students are not only in touch with the real world but reflect the global community as a whole- representing diverse groups, perspectives and interests.
We encourage you start your legal journey with us and consider joining the Fordham Law family!
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