U.S. News' 2013 Law School Ranking

U.S. News’ 2013 Ranking of the Best Law Schools


2013 Rank & SchoolIndex20122011201020095-Year Trend
26. University of Iowa6229272626—–
26. Washington & Lee Univ.6224303430+4
28. University of Washington6120303430+2
29. Arizona State University6026403855+26
29. Boston University6026222220-9
31. Boston College5926222220-11
31. Univ. of North Carolina5938302830-1
33. College of William & Mary5835272828-5
33. University of Georgia5834352835+2
33. Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison5835352835+2
36. Ohio State University5739353435+1
36. Wake Forest University5744393840+4
38. Fordham University5629303430-8
38. University of Arizona5643424243+5
38. UC-Davis5629232835-3
41. George Mason University5539404241—–
41. University of Maryland5539424843+2
41. University of Utah5547424245+4
44. Brigham Young University5439424241-3
44. Univ. of Colorado-Boulder5444473845+1
46. University of Florida5348474751+5
47. University of Illinois-Chicago5235232123-24
48. Florida State University5051505451+3
48. Southern Methodist Univ.5051504849+1
48. Tulane University5051474845-3
48. UC-Hastings5044424239-9

Source: U.S. News & World Report

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