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Life at UVA Law

Find out why “it's all about the people” at the second-oldest continuously operating law school in the nation.



Class of 2022 Profile

Median LSAT


25%-75%: 164-172

Median GPA


25%-75%: 3.48-3.96



J.D. students





states, plus D.C.

Meet the Graduates

Members of the Class of 2019 discuss UVA Law

Charles Condro

Charles Condro

Richmond, Virginia

"Hopefully I’m a better person than I was almost three years ago. I think the process of applying to law school can naturally cause people to focus on their own achievements, but the generosity I witnessed from so many of my classmates challenged me to turn my focus outside of myself and see what I could do for my friends."

Christopher Macomber

Christopher Macomber

Westerly, Rhode Island

"This is an ideal place to challenge yourself in many different ways. If you fail, you’ll find your friends right there to support you. "

Aparna Datta

Aparna Datta

College Station, Texas

"I’ve of course learned how to approach situations through the lens of a lawyer. But I’ve also learned a lot about patience and the importance of recognizing when something is beyond your control. "

Robbie Pomeroy

Robbie Pomeroy

Weston, Florida

"At this place, you will challenge yourself, learn new things, think different ways, and have a blast while doing it. "

Amanda Lineberry

Amanda Lineberry

Richmond, Virginia

"[Clinics] gave me phenomenal opportunities to put my legal education to use for clients that would otherwise not have representation. "

Kim Hopkin

Kim Hopkin

Lake Mary, Florida

"Lawyers have the power to act for change, and I’m proud to become a lawyer. "

Jeri Brown

Jeri Brown

Princeton, New Jersey

"Going to UVA has humbled me in the best possible way. I have been challenged academically, socially and emotionally in ways that have shaped me into a sharper thinker."



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