I could have gone to a number of T1s and I chose Hofstra.
Actually, the new bar passage rates just came out last month, so they're not reflected in USNEWS. You can be sure they will be in next years edition, though. See below. Hofstra is dead last.New York State Bar Passage Rates95% - Columbia95% - New York University93% - Cornell91% - St. John's90 % - Fordham90% - Cardozo88% - Albany85% - Brooklyn84% - New York Law School83% - Pace82% - Buffalo81 % - Syracuse79% - Touro79% - STATE AVERAGE77% - CUNY73% - Hofstra