The University of New Mexico School of Law is among the top 10 most popular law schools around the country, according to a recent U.S. News and World Report poll. With nearly 50 percent of accepted applicants choosing to attend the UNM School of Law in fall 2010, the school secured the No. 10 spot on the list of 190 schools.
Topping the popularity list was Yale Law School, followed by Brigham Young University Clark Law School and Harvard Law School.
For the entering class of 2010, the UNM School of Law accepted 242 applicants, of which 116 were enrolled – 47.9 percent. Data gathered included 180,479 acceptances and 49,054 total enrollments, making the nationwide yield 27.2 percent.
March 28, 2011