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

VillanovaUniversity
Chapter 8:  Whiteness and Isolation: The Law Schools
 

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Based on 2004 ABA/LSAC Information

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Villanova University

State: Pennsylvania                                     Region: Northeast
Private School                                            US News: 2nd Tier
Historically White Law School


Total Whiteness 84.5%

 

National

Regional

State

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application (Whiteness)

67.6

63

68.9

56

81.7

130

Excess Whiteness

25

22.6

3.4

 

 

 

 

 



The Isolation Factor
for Traditionally Discriminated Racial/Ethnic Groups

African American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          26

Total

Percent:           3.3

Most Isolating - Rank: 48

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

10.6

48

11.1

35

7.8

46

Disparity Percentage

-68.9

-70.3

-57.7

American Indian / Native American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:            2

Total

Percent:         0.30

Most Isolating - Rank: 45

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

0.78

43

0.26

115

0.18

140

Disparity Percentage

-61.54

15.4

66.67

Asian American/ Pacific Islander

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          50

Total

Percent:           6.4

 

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

8.1

112

8.4

84

5.1

138

Disparity Percentage

-21

-23.81

25.49

Hispanic/Latino American

National

Regional

State

Total

Number:          32

Total

Percent:           4.1

 

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

Percent

Rank

LSAC Application Pool

7.92

87

5.79

86

2.09

168

Disparity Percentage

-48.2

-29.2

96.2

 
 

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