The 2005 Whitest Law School Report
and Other Law School Rankings Related
to Racial/Ethnic Diversity in Law School
Professor Vernellia R. Randall

University of New Mexico
Chapter 8:  Whiteness and Isolation: The Law Schools
 

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Based on 2004 ABA/LSAC Information

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University of New Mexico
 


State: New Mexico                                  Region: Mountain West
Public School                                           US News: 2nd Tier
Historically White Law School
 


Total Whiteness 64.5%

 

National

Regional

State

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application (Whiteness)

67.6

165

79.2

177

58.1

100

Excess Whiteness

-4.6

-18.6

11.0

 

 

 

 

 



The Isolation Factor
for Traditionally Discriminated Racial/Ethnic Groups

African American

National

Regional

State

Total
Number:          10

Total
Percent:           3.2

Most Isolating - Rank: 46

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

10.6

46

2.7

169

4.2

125

Disparity Percentage

-69.8

18.5

-23.8

American Indian / Native American

National

Regional

State

Total
Number:          27

Total
Percent:         8.50

Least Isolating - Rank: 1

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

0.78

186

1.92

184

4.43

160

Disparity Percentage

989.74

342.7

91.87

Asian American/ Pacific Islander

National

Regional

State

Total
Number:            4

Total
Percent:           1.3

Most Isolating - Rank: 16

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

8.1

16

4.1

28

3.5

14

Disparity Percentage

-84

-68.29

-62.86

Hispanic/Latino American

National

Regional

State

Total
Number:          71

Total
Percent:         22.5

Least Isolating - Rank: 7

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

7.92

180

8.24

181

25.86

91

Disparity Percentage

184.1

173.1

-13.0

 
 

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