Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University | New York, United States


Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University View All Law Schools


  • Location: 55 5th Ave, New York, NY 10003
  • Parent School: Yeshiva University
  • Year Founded: 1976
  • 2018 Enrollment: 1,079
  • 2016 Graduates: 334
  • Took the Bar Exam: 330
  • Percent Pass Rate: 95%

The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is the law school of Yeshiva University, located in New York City. The school, founded in 1976, is named for Supreme Court Justice Benjamin N. Cardozo. Cardozo's performance as a young school has led some to characterize Cardozo as a "rising star" among law schools. Among the top 100 law schools, only three schools are younger than Cardozo, which graduated its first class in 1979. Cardozo is currently ranked 52nd by U.S. News and World Report ranking of law schools. Its intellectual property program was ranked 12th in the nation, and its dispute resolution program was ranked 6th. The Cardozo faculty is ranked #32 in the nation for scholarly impact.