Vermont Law students are intellectually curious and highly motivated. They bring diverse perspectives, interests, and talents to campus, creating a vibrant learning community.
They come from almost every state and several countries. Their academic backgrounds are likewise diverse, ranging from English to environmental science. Some students are fresh from undergrad, while others have left careers to explore new opportunities.
However Vermont Law School students may differ, they are united by their ambition to make a difference in their chosen fields.
2013 Enrollment Statistics
| Total enrollment for Fall 2013 || 686 students (unduplicated headcount) |
| Total JD Enrollment || 422 students |
| Masters and LLM Enrollment || 264 students |
| Online-Only Enrollment || 155 students (non-JD students) |
| JD Attrition, First Year to Second Year || 9% (Fall 2012-Fall 2013; 14 students transferred out) |
Entering JD Class of 2015 Profile
| Number of Applicants ||720|
| Number of Offers ||510|
| Total Class Size || 141|
| JD Traditional||67|
| JD/Masters ||44|
| JD Extended|
| 75% ||3.52||156|
| 50% || 3.22|| 151|
| 25% ||2.82||147|
| Financial Aid |
|Merit Scholarships Awarded || 87% |
| Average Scholarship Award || $21,000 |
| Demographics |
| Gender || 57% Female / 43% Male |
| Students of Color ||17% |
|Average Age || 27|
| States and Territories Represented ||37|
| Educational Background |
| Undergraduate Institutions || 117|
| Undergraduate Majors ||47|
| Top Majors ||Environmental Science, Political Science, English, Sociology, Philosophy, History, Natural Sciences, Biology|
| Students with Graduate Degrees ||9% |
* Data pending certification by the Law School Admission Council.