Fall 2017 Entering Class


Students entering in the fall 2017 class at the Charleston School of Law are a well-qualified and diverse group.

Total Full-time applications: 1,233
Number Enrolled: 208

Total Part-time applications: 164
Number Enrolled: 8

Did You Know?

Age range. The median age of first-year full-time students at the Charleston School of Law is 24 years. But the school is home to first-year students who range from 20 to 59.

In-state vs. out-of-state. Thirty percent (30%) of the school’s full-time students are South Carolina residents.

Gender split. Men outnumber women in the full-time program by a 105-103 margin.


The following chart highlights LSAT scores and grade point averages for the fall 2017 entering class:

75th percentile* LSAT/GPA

  • 149/3.31


  • 145/3.05

25th percentile LSAT/GPA

  • 142/2.75

(*75th percentile means the top 25 percent of the entering class had a score of 149 or better.)


  • Colleges and universities represented in the fall 2017 entering class: 135 for full-time students; 8 for part-time students.
  • South Carolina residents: 30 percent of full-time class; 75 percent of part-time class.
  • Gender: 50 percent male, 50 percent female in full-time class; 25 percent male, 75 percent female in part-time class.
  • Median age: 24 in full-time class; 28.5 in part-time class.
  • Age range: 20-59 in full-time class; 22-51 in part-time class.

For More Information

For more information, contact the Office of Admission by email, info@CharlestonLaw.edu, or by phone, 843.377.2143.