Employment Data


KU Law graduates accept positions with law firms, businesses, government agencies, public interest organizations and judges across the country.

Overall employment for the KU Law Class of 2021 was 96.9%, with 95.9% of graduates landing positions in the "best jobs" category – defined as full-time, long-term positions that require passing a bar exam or where a law degree offers an advantage. This is the eighth consecutive year overall employment, including full-time graduate school enrollment, has exceeded 90%.

KU Law ranks eighth nationwide in the "best jobs" category.

Learn more about where our graduates go in the Class of 2021 Employment Infographic and Where Our Alumni Go map.

Find the related ABA and NALP forms on the Consumer Information (ABA Required Disclosures) page.

KU Law Employment Stats

of Class of 2021 employed in full-time, long-term law jobs
first-time bar passage national ranking for 2021
overall employment for Class of 2021 within 10 months of graduation

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