Facts and accolades

Wayne law by the numbers

Wayne law has educated top attorneys, judges and leaders for more htan 85 years and just down the street from many of the state's most distinguished firms.

Our median class size is 14 students. (Fall 2016)

We award more than $5.7 million in merit and need-based scholarships and grants every year.

3 Wayne Law alumni listed among the Top 10 Michigan Super Lawyers in 2015. 29 Wayne Law alumni listed among the Top 100 Michigan Super Lawyers in 2015. 15 Wayne Law alumnae listed among the Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in 2015.

Wayne Law grads continue to pass the Michigan Bar Exam on their first try at a higher rate than the statewide average.

Our more than 11,000 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.

Our 102 full and part-time expert faculty members offer students more than 100 courses and seminars each year.

Detroit's cultural center, Midtown, is our home. Come for the education. Stay for the museums, music, dining and shopping.

Our more than 30 student organizations add greatly to the quality of life at the Law School and allow students unparalleled leadership opportunities.

7 client clinics provide students with the practical experience needed to obtain meaningful employment upon graduation.

Our Legal Advocacy for People with Cancer Clinic was recognized among the nation's top 15 most-innovative law school clinics by preLaw magazine in 2014.

The National Jurist and preLaw magazine recognized Wayne Law as a Best Value Law School for 2014, 2015, 2016.

The National Jurist honored Wayne Law as among the nation's best law schools for practical training in 2015.

Wayne Law is ranked in the top 100 at number 97 by U.S. News and World Report for 2017.

The National Jurist recognized Wayne Law as one of the best law schools in the nation for bar exam preparation in 2016-17.

Wayne law has educated top attorneys, judges and leaders for more htan 85 years and just down the street from many of the state's most distinguished firms.Our median class size is 14 students. (Fall 2016)We award more than $5.7 million in merit and need-based scholarships and grants every year.3 Wayne Law alumni listed among the Top 10 Michigan Super Lawyers in 2015. 29 Wayne Law alumni listed among the Top 100 Michigan Super Lawyers in 2015. 15 Wayne Law alumnae listed among the Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in 2015.Wayne Law grads continue to pass the Michigan Bar Exam on their first try at a higher rate than the statewide average.Our more than 11,000 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.Our 102 full and part-time expert faculty members offer students more than 100 courses and seminars each year.Detroit's cultural center, Midtown, is our home. Come for the education. Stay for the museums, music, dining and shopping.Our more than 30 student organizations add greatly to the quality of life at the Law School and allow students unparalleled leadership opportunities.7 client clinics provide students with the practical experience needed to obtain meaningful employment upon graduation.Our Legal Advocacy for People with Cancer Clinic was recognized among the nation's top 15 most-innovative law school clinics by preLaw magazine in 2014.The National Jurist and preLaw magazine recognized Wayne Law as a Best Value Law School for 2014, 2015, 2016.The National Jurist honored Wayne Law as among the nation's best law schools for practical training in 2015.Wayne Law is ranked in the top 100 at number 97 by U.S. News and World Report for 2017.The National Jurist recognized Wayne Law as one of the best law schools in the nation for bar exam preparation in 2016-17.

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