Student Profile

In 2017, the total enrollment of South Texas College of Law Houston was 936 students, including 726 full-time and 2210 part-time. This has enabled us to achieve a highly desirable student-to-faculty ratio of 11.5 to 1.

Our students come from dozens of undergraduate schools across the United States, although the majority are from Texas and the Southwest.

Following is an overview of our student body from the College’s most recent registered classes:

2017 Spring Registered Class

  • LSAT: 25th and 75th percentile – 148/154
  • GPA: 25th and 75th percentile – 2.70/3.35
  • Minority Students: 43.1 percent
  • Female/Male Ratio: 41 percent 59 percent
  • Applications Received: 169
  • Enrolled Students: 44
  • Median Age: 25

2017 Fall Registered Class

  • LSAT: 25th and 75th percentile – 146/153
  • GPA: 25th and 75th percentile – 2.81/3.36
  • Minority Students: 56 percent
  • Female/Male Ratio: 54 percent/46 percent
  • Applications Received: 1,272
  • Enrolled Students: 322
  • Median Age: 25

South Texas College of Law Houston is committed to providing an exceptional, accessible legal education to a diverse range of students. This dedication has been recognized by National Jurist, which has listed us among the best law schools in the nation for diversity, and we also have earned high rankings from Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.