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 Wisconsin
Chapter 8:  Whiteness and Isolation: The Law Schools
 

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Based on 2004 ABA/LSAC Information

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University of Wisconsin (Madison)

State: Wisconsin                                          Region: Pacific West
Public School                                               US News: 1st Tier
Historically White Law School

Total Whiteness 73.7%

 

National

Regional

State

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application (Whiteness)

67.6

140

76.6

159

83.5

175

Excess Whiteness

9

-3.8

-11.8

 

 

 

 

 



The Isolation Factor
for Traditionally Discriminated Racial/Ethnic Groups

African American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          67

Total

Percent:           8.2

 

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

10.6

145

10.1

146

5.3

171

Disparity Percentage

-22.7

-18.8

54.7

American Indian / Native American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          17

Total

Percent:         2.10

 

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

0.78

169

0.95

166

0.64

179

Disparity Percentage

169.23

121.1

228.13

Asian American/ Pacific Islander

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          55

Total

Percent:           6.7

 

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

8.1

118

19.1

32

4.9

145

Disparity Percentage

-17.3

-64.92

36.73

Hispanic/Latino American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          61

Total

Percent:           7.5

 

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

7.92

139

9.92

91

3.2

182

Disparity Percentage

-5.3

-24.4

134.4

 
 

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