School Profile

Juris Doctor (J.D.) Academic Programs

3 year full-time
4 year part-time

2015 Entering Class Profile*

Student to Faculty Ratio 13/1
Applications 371
First year Class Size 59
Full Time Students 47
Part Time Day Students 1
Part Time Evening Students 11
High 170
Top 75% 153
Median 150
Bottom 25% 146
High 3.94
Top 75% 3.31
Median 3.04
Bottom 25% 2.81
Gender Distribution
Female 53%
Male 47%
In-state 57%
Out-of-state 43%
Median Age 25
Minority Representation 32%
Military Veterans 8%

July 2015 Bar Passage

No. First Time Takers 16
First Time Pass Rate 62.5%
GA Schools First Time Pass Rate 77.8%


Students joining the Savannah Law School community display a variety of different backgrounds and experiences.

  • 43% of incoming students come from states other than Georgia, such as, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.
  • Students spent years serving throughout the world as Army and Naval Officers, business owners, teachers, musicians, dancers, athletes, paralegals, and parents.
  • 45 different undergraduate institutions are represented, such as:
Arizona State University
Armstrong State University
Austin Peay State University
Beth Medrash Govoha
Columbia College
Concord University
Denison University
Depaul University
Fayetteville State University
Flagler College
Florida Atlantic University
Florida International University
Fort Valley State University
Georgia College & State University
Georgia Gwinnett College
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Regents University
Georgia Southern University
Georgia State University
Humboldt State University
King University
Longwood University
Mercer University
North Georgia College & State University
Ohio State University
Paine College
Robert Morris University
Roberts Wesleyan College
Rollins College
Saint Leo University
Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Spelman College
University of Alabama
University of California – Los Angeles
University of Central Florida
University of Cincinnati
University of Georgia
University of Mississippi
University of Nebraska
University of Regina
University of South Carolina
University of South Florida
University of Tennessee – Chattanooga
University of West Florida
Valdosta State University
Westfield State University


Prospective students are encouraged to contact the Admissions Office to learn more about how SLS’s small classes and expert faculty foster great lawyers.

*data collected on 8/19/15 for Savannah Law School
ABA Required Disclosures