Facts and Accolades
Recent Law School Accolades
•Top Michigan Law School
Wayne Law by Numbers
•Wayne Law has educated top attorneys, judges and leaders for more than 85 years and is located in Michigan’s cultural, economic and historical center — close to all of Michigan’s most distinguished firms.
•Our more than 80 full- and part-time expert faculty members allow Wayne Law to offer students over 107 courses and seminars each year.
•Our median class size is just 13 students (2012-13).
•Our 7 client clinics provide students with the practical experience needed to hit-the-ground running upon graduation.
•We awarded approximately $4.3 million in both merit- and need-based scholarships and grants in 2011-12.
•Our location in the heart of Detroit allows for infinite entertainment possibilities at professional sports games, concerts, museums and more.
•Our more than 30 student organizations add greatly to the quality of life at the Law School and allow students unparalleled leadership opportunities.
•Wayne Law graduates continue to pass the Michigan Bar Exam on their 1st try at a rate higher than the statewide average.
•Our more than 11,000 living alumni serve as leaders in the legal community and work in a variety of settings in every state of the nation and more than a dozen foreign countries.
•379 Wayne Law alumni were featured as Michigan Super Lawyers and 279 were featured as Rising Stars in 2012.