Beginning Tuesday, March 17 and until further notice, STCL Houston will close to outside visitors and only essential personnel will be expected to report to work. Supervisors will reach out to staff with additional information on modified operations. Staff should contact their supervisors or HR with questions. The school will provide additional updates as they become available. Please visit for updated information.

Student Profile

In 2019, the total enrollment of South Texas College of Law Houston was 980 students, including 758 full-time and 222 part-time. This has enabled us to achieve a highly desirable student-to-faculty ratio of 19 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:

2019 Spring Registered Class

  • LSAT: 25th and 75th percentile – 148/153
  • GPA: 25th and 75th percentile – 2.74/3.28
  • Minority Students: 48 percent
  • Female/Male Ratio: 42 percent/58 percent
  • Applications Received: 171
  • Enrolled Students: 48
  • Median Age: 24

2019 Fall Registered Class

  • LSAT: 25th and 75th percentile – 150/155
  • GPA: 25th and 75th percentile – 2.89/3.40
  • Minority Students: 47.9 percent
  • Female/Male Ratio: 54 percent/46 percent
  • Applications Received: 1,436
  • Enrolled Students: 306
  • Median Age: 24

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.