​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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 an​d 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.

2015 Enrollment Statistics

Total enrollment for Fall 2015575 students (unduplicated headcount)
Total JD Enrollment 375 students
Masters and LLM Enrollment 200 students
Online-Only Enrollment 102 students (non-JD students)
JD Attrition, First Year to Second Year 10% (Fall 2014-Fall 2015; 15 students transferred out)

Entering JD Class of 2015 Profile 

Number of Applicants 720
Number of Offers 510
Total Class Size 141
JD Traditional67
​​JD Accelerated​30
JD/Masters 44
JD Extended​
75% 3.51156
50% 3.21 151
25% 2.82147
Financial Aid
Merit Scholarships Awarded 87%
Average Scholarship Award $21,000
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 is certified by the Law School Admissions​ Council.