First-year students: 193
The majority of the class (56 percent) graduated from college at least one year before arriving at Vanderbilt and collectively brings a wealth of experiences in a variety of areas. Their backgrounds include business, science, military service, education, technology, entertainment, public policy, and graduate training in a number of fields. Many have worked in government, from Capitol Hill and federal agencies, to state legislatures and municipal offices across the nation. Others have worked in law: in large firms in New York, DC, Atlanta, Chicago, or San Francisco; in small firms in Tallahassee, Oklahoma City, or Seattle; for prosecutors, public defenders, or courts in various locations.
The Class of 2010 has collectively worked or studied in:
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belize, Cayman Islands, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Domincan Republic, Ecuador, England, Eritrea, France, Germany, Ghana, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malawi, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Romania, Senegal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, and Trinidad
and collectively speaks these languages:
Arabic, Cantonese, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Ukranian, and Wolof
Members of the class include:
While the members of the Class of 2010 have diverse backgrounds, they share a common bond of academic excellence. As the following statistics indicate, they excelled in their undergraduate studies, posting a median college GPA of 3.74 as a group, and they show outstanding promise for law studies with a median LSAT score of 167 (95th percentile).
75% GPA 3.83
Median GPA 3.74
25% GPA 3.54
75% LSAT 168
Median LSAT 167
25% LSAT 164