Alumni Participation

Take a look at how we stack up against some of our peers in alumni giving in fiscal year 2012:

Law School 

Alumni Participation 

Rank* 

Stanford University

37%

2

University of Chicago

36%

5

University of Virginia

54%

7

University of Notre Dame

34%

22

Washington University School of Law 

28% 

23 

Washington and Lee

45%

24

*Rank is based on the 2012 U.S. News and World Report Rankings 

Every gift, regardless of amount, will help the Law School reach its participation goal of 32% for fiscal year 2013. Maintaining high alumni participation is important for a number of reasons. Alumni participation is a one of a number of metrics used in the US News and World report ranking calculation. How we compare to our peers is an important factor in recruiting the most highly qualified students and facultyAlumni support sends a clear message about the value alumni place on their degrees and helps us advance Washington University School of Law as one of the very best places to get a legal education in the nation.