TEST_Admissions Survey

Our annual survey of our incoming, first-year Juris Doctor (JD) students, provides us with a snapshot of the class and helps us design, implement and monitor an equity responsive admissions policy that will produce a talented and diverse class.

Class of 2024 Entering in Fall of 2021

The Class of 2024 maybe our most diverse class ever.   While there has been an increase in the number of women attending Osgoode over the last five years, this year the racial diversity has increased.

View detailed survey results.

GENDER

Gender Non-Conforming (includes, for example, non-binary, genderqueer, genderfluid, and bi-gender) 2%
Intersex
Man 41%
Trans ( Trans includes, for example, transwoman, transman, trans-masculine, trans-feminine) 1%
Two-Spirit
Woman 54%
I choose not to answer this question 2%
Other 0%

Sexual Orientation

Asexual 1%
Bisexual or Pansexual 11%
Gay 4%
Heterosexual 67%
Lesbian 2%
Queer 3%
Questioning 2%
Other 1%
I choose not to answer this question 9%

LANGUAGE

English 96%
French
Other 4%
I choose not to answer this question 1%

RACE / ETHNICITY

 
Black (including African, Afro-Caribbean, and African-Canadian descent) 7%
Black (including African, Afro-Caribbean, and African-Canadian descent)  with additional choices 3%
East Asian (including Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese descent) 9%
East Asian (including Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese descent)  with additional choices 2%
Indigenous (including First Nations, Métis, Inuk/Inuit descent) <1%
Indigenous (including First Nations, Métis, Inuk/Inuit descent) with additional choices <1%
Latino (including Latin American, Hispanic descent) 1%
Middle Eastern, West Asian, North African, or Arab (including Afghan, Egyptian, Iranian, Lebanese, Turkish, Kurdish descent) 6%
Middle Eastern, West Asian, North African, or Arab (including Afghan, Egyptian, Iranian, Lebanese, Turkish, Kurdish descent)  with additional choices 2%
Pacific Islander (including Micronesian, Melanesian, and Polynesian descent) Nil
South Asian (including East Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Sri Lankan, Indo-Caribbean descent) 17%
South Asian (including East Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Sri Lankan, Indo-Caribbean descent)  with additional choices 2%
Southeast Asian (including Filipino, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Thai, Indonesian, other Southeast Asian descent) <1%
Southeast Asian (including Filipino, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Thai, Indonesian, other Southeast Asian descent)  with additional choices <1%
White (European descent) 43%
White (European descent)  with additional choices <1%
Mixed (with at least one parent in one of the previous categories) 2%
Another racial or ethnic identity <1%
I choose not to answer this question 3%

Education

Completed fewer than 2 years 1%
Completed 2 years with no degree
Completed 3 years with no degree 1%
Completed 3 years with a degree 5%
Have a 4-year degree 74%
Have a Master’s degree 16%
Other 1%
I choose not to answer this question 2%