Yale Law School Students and Faculties

Class Size and Student Population

There are 736 students enrolled in Yale Law School - 633 JD and 103 non-JD enrollment. The number of enrolled students increased by 2 compared to last year.
In 2023, 198 students newly enrolled to the law school - 93 men and 104 women. Yale Law School has similar number of students as other law schools' average 719.
With 241 faculties, the students to faculty ratio is 3 to 1 at Yale Law School.
ApplicantsAdmittedEnrolledPre-AdmittedTotal First year Enrollment
2023 Admission 4,129 236 168 30 198
TotalMenWomenOther
2020204 105 98 1
2021212 96 113 3
2022203 97 105 1
2023198 93 104 1
First Year Enrollment Trends by Gender at Yale Law School Chart
TotalJD EnrollmentNon-JD Enrollment
202070562184
202172463094
202273463698
2023736633103
Yale Law School Total Enrollment Trends Chart
Data Source: ABA Statistics

2023 Faculty & Staffs

By gender, there are 157 men (65.15%) and 83 women (34.44%) faculties teaching/advising students. In addition, 1 faculties are either gender-separated or unknown. By employment status, 83 full-time and 158 part-time faculties work for the school. Other than teaching faculties, 33 staffs work and help the law school students and faculties including 20 librarians and 13 administration staffs.
In 2023, 241 faculties and 33 staffs including librarians and administration staffs work for Yale Law School. With the 736 law school students, its students to faculty ratio is 3 to 1.
FacultiesStaffsStudents to Faculty
Yale Law School241333 to 1
All Law Schools127236 to 1
Public113226 to 1
Private138246 to 1
Connecticut Law Schools163224 to 1
Public140194 to 1
Private175234 to 1
2022
Total241
Full-time83
Men52
Women31
Other0
Part-time158
Men105
Women52
Other1
2022
Total33
Librarians20
Full-time19
Part-time1
Administration13
Full-time13
Part-time0