Prospective law students, current law students, and law school alumni are eagerly awaiting the release of the 2022 U.S. News Law School Rankings in March. That seems so far away, doesn’t it? Almost excrutiatingly so. What if we told you that we had a preview of those rankings? Sounds great, right? Let us help you scratch that rankings itch.
The methodology used by U.S. News places a 25% weight on law school admissions in the overall ranking. That category is comprised of three separate components, each with a different weight: acceptance rate (2.5%); median undergraduate GPA (10%);