Northwestern University School of Law Stats
Part of Northwestern University, Northwestern Law is a private law school in the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.
By the NumbersEstablished: 1859
Number of Students: 781
Student Body Demographics:
American Indian: 1.2%
Number of Professors: 69
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 9.1 to 1
Number of Applicants: 4,868
Number of Acceptances: 873
% graduates entering different occupations 2007:
Judicial Clerks: 8.8%
Public Interest: 3.2%
Law Firms: 78.8%
Bar Passage Rate: 90%
357 East Chicago Avenue
Rubloff Building, Room 160
Chicago, IL 60611-3069
Admissions phone: (312) 503-8465
Specialized programs: JD/LLM in Taxation; Owen L. Coon/James A. Rahl Senior Research Program
Special institutes or centers: Bartlit Center for Trial Strategy; MacArthur Justice Center; Investor Protection Center; Center on Wrongful Convictions; Children and Family Justice Center
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