Class of 2015

Number Who Enrolled: 145

  • Resident: 75
  • Non-resident: 70
  • Male Enrollment: 83
  • Female Enrollment: 62
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Average Age: 24

Median LSAT: 155

  • 75th Percentile: 157
  • 25th Percentile: 151

Median GPA: 3.40

  • 75th Percentile: 3.64
  • 25th Percentile: 3.04

Number Represented

  • Schools: 69
  • States: 22


  • Resident Tuition: $15,036 per year
  • Nonresident Tuition: $32,374 per year

Certificate Programs

  • Air & Space Law
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law

Journal Experience

  • For the past three academic years, 75 students published articles, with 25 placed all over the country and world: The Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy, The Brazilian Journal of International Law, the University of Denver Sports & Entertainment Law Journal, the University of Florida Journal of Law & Public Policy and the Virginia Journal of International Law 
  • 50 placed in journals at Ole Miss Law: Mississippi Law Journal, Mississippi Sports Law Review, Journal of Space Law
  • Three publications devoted to environmental, ocean and coastal law

Student Body & Faculty

  • Approximately 379 JD students
  • 33 full time faculty
  • Student to faculty ratio: 12.6:1
  • 173 electives offered
  • Smaller entering class means more jobs available upon graduation

Post Graduation

  • Current ABA Bar passage rate is 90.82%
  • Alumni located in 48 states and Washington, D.C.
  • Alumni include John Grisham, writer; A.C. Wharton, mayor of Memphis; Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, U.S. senators; and Matthew Sharpe, workers’ compensation and compliance coordinator for the New Orleans Saints
  • Ole Miss Law has been ranked in the top 50 based on post-graduate success, student satisfaction, affordability and diversity by National Jurist

Faculty Success

Our Faculty:

  • Testify before Congress on mutual fund regulation
  • Litigate before the Supreme Court
  • Represent the Vatican at international organizations
  • Hold Ph.D.s from Princeton, Oxford, Notre Dame, Chicago and Vanderbilt
  • Produce the authoritative reference work on Mississippi Family Law
  • Send mentees to advanced tax law programs every year
  • Appear as expert witnesses in disputes over legal ethics

All applicants are given automatic consideration for first year scholarships.  Most of our scholarships are merit-based.  Also, students may receive loans through the University’s Financial Aid Office.  For more information regarding loans, please visit: