The LSAC is now reporting that "As of 5/8/15, there are 322,360 fall 2015 applications submitted by 48,702 applicants. Applicants are down 2.6% and applications are down 4.7% from 2014. Last year at this time, we had 92% of the preliminary final applicant count." If this year's applicants follow last year's pattern, there will be approximately 52,937 applicants this year. The last post in this series is here.