2005 The Whitest Law School Report
and Other Law School Rankings Related
to Racial/Ethnic Diversity in Law School


Professor Vernellia R. Randall

Chapter 4: Whiteness in Law Schools
Chapter 4: Whiteness in Law Schools Total Percentage and
Excess Whiteness Based on National L.S.A.C. Applications

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(Based on 2004 ABA/LSAC Information)

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Total Whiteness (TW)
TW Alphabetical
TW Rankings
Excess Whiteness (EW)
EW Rankings
EW Alphabetical


   

Whiteness > 90%

Campbell (NC)
Duquesne (PA)
Marquette (KY)
Kentucky
Maine
Montana
Quinnipac (CT)
Samford (AL)
South Carolina
South Dakota


 

 

 

The Eleven Schools with the Greatest
 Excess Whiteness Disparity

Rankings School Total Whiteness Excess Whiteness
1 University of Montana 96.3 42.5
2 Samford University (Cumberland) (Alabama) 94.6 39.9
3 Campbell University (North Carolina) 94.4 39.6
4 Duquesne University (Pennsylvania) 94.3 39.5
6 University of South Carolina 92.6 37
5 Quinnipiac University (Connecticut) 92.6 37
7 University of South Dakota 92.2 36.4
8 University of Maine 92.1 36.2
8 Marquette University (Wisconsin) 92.1 36.2
10 University of Kentucky 92 36.1
11 University of Idaho 91.9 35.9

How to Read. Of of the 177 Historically White law schools, University of Montana had the greatest total and excess whiteness. 96.3% of University of Montana was white, meaning that they have 42.5 % more white students than the 67.6% National LSAC Application Pool (see below for complete listings).

 

 

The Ten Schools with the Smallest
Excess Whiteness Disparity
Historically White Schools Only

Ranking Schools Total Whiteness Excess Whiteness
177 St. Thomas University (Flordia) 54.6 -19.2
176 CUNY-Queens College (New York) 56.8 -16
175 Whittier Law School (California) 57 -15.7
174 Western State University (California) 57.5 -14.9
173 Santa Clara University (California) 58.8 -13
172 Columbia University 60.1 -11.1
171 University of Southern California (California) 60.8 -10.1
170 Loyola Law School (California) 61.6 -8.9
169 Southwestern University School of Law (California) 62.7 -7.2
168 University of California (Davis) 63.1 -6.7

How to Read. Of the 177 law schools, St. Thomas had the smallest total and excess whiteness. 54.6% of St. Thomas School was white, meaning that they have 19.2% fewer white students than the 67.6% National LSAC Application Pool (see below for complete listings).

 

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TWLS
2005 TWLS
01 Introduction
02 Top Ten
03 LSAT
04 National
05 Regional
06 State
07 Isolation
08 Law Schools

 

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