Number of Attendees 2709 2790 2409 2397 1953 2212

2315

2293 2386 1761
Number of Participating Law Schools 126 130 135 138 137 135

131

137 136 141
Summary of Attendees
Gender

Male

47.9% 46.6% 46.9% 42.8% 44.5% 44.3%

44.7%

44.6% 41.1% 42.8%

Female

52.1% 53.4% 53.1% 57.2% 55.5% 55.7%

55.3%

55.4% 58.9% 57.2%
Age

23 or Less

46.9% 49.1% 47.8% 50.7% 52.3% 52.7%

52.2%

49.6% 49.7% 47.9%

24-40

46.4% 44.1% 45.4% 43.4% 41.3% 43.0%

41.2%

45.0% 44.9% 46.7%

Over 40 Years

6.7% 6.8% 6.8% 5.9% 6.4% 4.2%

6.6%

5.3% 5.4% 5.4%
Ethnicity

Asian/Pacific Islander

19.1% 19.8% 19.4% 19.8% 20.8% 19.9%

20.7%

19.2% 21.1% 20.1%

Black/African American

19.2% 16.3% 16.1% 15.0% 15.5% 15.2%

11.3%

13.6% 14.6% 14.2%

Caucasian/White

36.8% 36.9% 38.6% 37.8% 35.0% 36.9%

40.2%

39.4% 34.9% 37.0%

Chicano/Mexican American

8.5% 9.1% 8.0% 9.7% 9.8% 7.2%

8.5%

7.5% 8.6% 7.8%

Hispanic

6.9% 7.4% 8.6% 8.5% 8.1% 10.0%

9.7%

9.8% 11.2% 10.6%

Native American

1.4% 1.4% 1.3% .9% 1.4% 1.1%

.5%

.8% .7% .6%

Puerto Rican

.5% .4% .7% .5% .5% .5%

.8%

.4% .5% .6%

Canadian Aboriginal

.2% .1% .1% .0% .1% .0%

.3%

.2% .0% .0%

Other

7.4% 8.7% 7.2% 7.9% 8.9% 9.0%

8.1%

9.0% 8.4% 9.2%

Total Minority Attendance

63.2% 63.2% 61.4% 62.2% 65.1% 62.9%

59.9%

60.5% 65.1% 63.0%
Student Status
Full-time Student 47.7% 49.2% 45.3% 45.6% 46.8% 45.3%

42.2%

38.2% 41.5% 44.2%
Part-time Student 6.8% 5.7% 6.9% 6.1% 6.0% 5.5%

4.5%

5.4% 6.1% 5.5%
Undergraduate Student: Senior 28.8% 28.6% 27.3% 27.2% 28.8% 25.1%

22.2%

- - -
Undergraduate Student: Junior 8.9% 10.6% 9.4% 9.8% 7.9% 8.0%

8.9%

- - -
High School Student .7% .6% .4% .2% .4% .1%

.3%

- - -
Non-student 45.5% 45.2% 47.8% 48.3% 47.3% 49.1%

53.3%

56.4% 52.4% 50.3%
Employment
Full-time 46.7% 44.0% 48.0% 48.3% 48.7% 49.4%

48.1%

49.9% 50.1% 50.6%
Part-time 34.4% 36.7% 33.8% 32.5% 33.1% 33.1%

33.3%

30.4% 30.1% 31.8%
Summers Only 4.3% 5.0% 4.0% 4.4% 4.4% 4.1%

3.2%

4.1% 4.2% 4.7%
Not Employed 14.7% 14.4% 14.2% 14.8% 13.8% 13.3%

15.4%

15.6% 15.6% 12.9%
State of Permanent Residence
California 86.7% 87.6% 84.8% 82.5% 79.6% 76.3%

77.1%

87.1% 85.7% 86.7%
Arizona 1.4% 1.4% 1.0% 1.4% 1.3% 1.7%

1.1%

1.6% 1.6% 1.4%
Utah .3% .4% .4% .4% .4% .3%

.3%

.3% .3% 1.0%
Nevada .9% .9% .7% 1.0% .8% 1.0%

1.1%

1.1% 1.1% .7%
Texas .7% .4% .3% .9% 1.5% 1.2% .3% 1.0% 1.7% 1.0%
Considering a Career Change
Yes 39.0% 36.2% 37.4% 37.4% 38.5% 38.1%

38.8%

- - -
No 27.4% 30.5% 29.1% 27.2% 26.9% 27.0%

26.3%

- - -
Question Not Applicable 33.7% 33.3% 33.5% 35.4% 34.7% 34.9%

34.9%

- - -
Information Source
Law Services Info. Book 41.8% 46.4% 42.8% 41.3% 43.5% 36.9%

29.5%

35.2% 14.5% 12.5%
 City Newspaper 8.1% 4.3% 7.4% 7.3% 4.0% 4.3%

2.6%

3.4% 3.1% 2.4%
Advisor 8.6% 9.4% 8.0% 7.5% 9.1% 5.1%

7.5%

5.1% 7.5% 8.4%
 Flier 16.3% 17.3% 17.1% 13.9% 13.8% 12.3%

10.2%

12.7% 6.8% 4.4%
Friend or Family Member 14.7% 12.8% 12.8% 11.6% 10.5% 11.5%

10.2%

10.9% 12.7% 13.8%
College Newspaper 1.8% 2.0% 2.3% 1.5% 2.0% .9% 1.2% 1.2% .7% .9%
Prelaw Club 6.2% 5.7% 5.9% 7.6% 6.2% 3.5%

4.0%

4.4% 4.7% 5.3%
Radio 6.5% 5.4% 4.4% 4.6% 3.7% 2.3%

1.8%

2.6% 1.7% 1.8%
World Wide Web - 3.7% 5.5% 6.8% 7.9% 27.2%

36.3%

35.7% 54.3% 51.1%

If Information Source is World Wide Web, What Was the Source?

LSAC Website - - - - - 92.8%

94.3%

94.7% 92.3% 92.6%
Law School Site - - - - - 5.0%

3.0%

2.8% 7.7% 7.65
Internet Search Engine - - - - - 3.6%

2.5%

2.7% 2.5% 2.95
Website Banner Advertisement - - - - - .2%

.4%

.5% .9% .1%
Other Website - - - - - 1.5%

1.0%

2.0% 2.2% 2.0%

Distance Traveled

0-20 Miles 44.8% 39.7% 42.1% 44.4% 44.1% 43.3%

42.4%

43.2% 40.6% 41.8%
21-50 Miles 26.7% 30.5% 31.2% 29.3% 31.2% 32.1%

31.2%

31.1% 32.5% 35.4%
51-100 Miles 15.2% 14.4% 14.2% 13.7% 14.3% 13.9%

14.9%

14.6% 13.7% 12.0%
More Than 100 Miles 13.3% 15.4% 12.5% 12.5% 10.4% 10.7%

11.5%

10.9% 13.2% 10.8%

Questionnaire Results (22.3% return currently)

Time Spent at Forum

Less Than One Hour 15.4% 17.7% 23.7% 19.4% 20.1% 13.4%

12.2%

11.7% 12.2% 14.2%
1-2 Hours 46.7% 47.0% 47.5% 46.2% 48.5% 47.3%

43.5%

49.5% 36.6% 44.0%
2-3 Hours 22.0% 21.3% 17.5% 20.2% 18.6% 21.0%

25.5%

21.2% 22.7% 25.1%
3 or More Hours 15.9% 14.0% 11.3% 14.2% 12.9% 18.4%

18.8%

17.6% 28.5% 16.6%

Number of Tables Visited

None .3% .3% .0% .0% .4% .4%

.4%

.4% .4% .3%
1-5 13.9% 14.9% 19.0% 17.3% 16.5% 23.5%

18.4%

18.1% 11.8% 12.05
6-10 38.3% 37.9% 37.1% 39.2% 39.1% 41.7%

39.2%

37.9% 39.8% 38.0%
11-15 25.8% 27.4% 29.4% 28.1% 30.2% 23.0%

27.1%

30.4% 30.5% 35.2%
16 or More 21.6% 19.5% 14.5% 15.3% 13.7% 11.4%

14.9%

13.2% 17.5% 14.6%

Describe Forum

Very Informative 45.3% 45.8% 40.8% 39.7% 45.9% 44.0%

44.8%

43.1% 43.8% 42.0%
Informative 52.5% 50.9% 56.2% 57.7% 52.1% 54.8%

50.3%

54.7% 51.5% 54.9%
Not Very Informative 2.1% 3.1% 2.8% 2.3% 1.8% 1.2%

4.6%

2.0% 4.5% 2.4%

Information Received From Law Schools

Very Informative 34.4% 39.3% 36.4% 35.5% 39.1% 37.2%

31.9%

39.3% 34.9% 34.4%
Informative 59.8% 55.2% 58.3% 59.5% 56.5% 57.8% 59.7% 55.1% 57.3% 60.2%
Not Very Informative 5.0% 5.3% 5.2% 4.2% 3.8% 5.0%

8.0%

5.0% 7.5% 4.7%

Considering Schools Not Previously Considered as a Result of the Forum

Yes 76.8% 74.5% 73.6% 73.4% 76.1% 73.0%

72.6%

72.8% 76.0% 73.6%
No 23.2% 25.5% 26.4% 26.6% 23.9% 27.0%

27.4%

27.2% 24.0% 26.4%

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