Winners & Losers In U.S. News’ 2013 Ranking

The Big Losers: U.S. News’ Best Law Schools of 2013

 

School 2013 Rank 2012 Rank Change
Hofstra University 113 89 -24
Lewis & Clark 80 58 -22
University of Pittsburgh 91 69 -22
Seattle University 102 82 -20
DePaul University (Illinois) 109 89 -20
St. John’s University 98 79 -19
Loyola (Los Angeles) 68 51 -17
Brooklyn Law School 80 65 -15
University of Oregon 94 82 -12
University of Illinois 47 35 -12
Pepperdine University 61 49 -12
University of Cincinnati 80 69 -11
Northeastern University 86 76 -10
Fordham University 38 29 -9
UC-Davis 38 29 -9
Loyola University (Chicago) 76 67 -9
Indiana University (Indianapolis) 98 89 -9
University of Washington 28 20 -8
American University 56 49 -7
University of Miami 76 69 -7
IIT Chicago 68 62 -6
Brigham Young University 44 39 -5

Source: U.S. News & World Report 2014 ranking of the best law schools

Note: U.S. News releases its 2014 ranking in March of 2013