Berkeley School of Law

Berkeley, CA Public ABA Accredited
Founded in 1894, Berkeley School of Law is a public law school located in Berkeley, California. Last year, 251 students newly enrolled to the school and the total number of law school students is 1,349. With 284 faculties, the students to faculty ratio is 4 to 1.
The acceptance rate is 12.47% and the enrollment rate (yield) is 29.95% at Berkeley School of Law. The average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 170 and the average GPA is 3.83. You can check the detailed admission score and statistics.
The bar exam pass rate is 93.35%. For the 327 graduates in 2022, 312 students got full-time jobs and 1 got part-time jobs. You can check the employment summary by hiring status, position type, business, and more for Berkeley School of Law.

2024 Tuition & fees

The 2024 Berkeley School of Law tuition & fee is $62,567 for California residents and $74,995 for out-of-state students for prospective students. The in-state tuition feesincreased by increased by 5.62% and the out-of-state tuition increased by 10.64% compared to last year.
70.49% of full-time students received grants and/or scholarships and the average grants amount is $25,000 at Berkeley School of Law. The average grant amount would cover 33.34% of tuition & fees.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
2024 Tuition & fees$62,567$74,995
2023 Tuition & fees$59,237$67,781
Average Grant Amount$25,000
Grant Received70.49%

Berkeley School of Law Directory Information

Berkeley School of Law's calendar type is Semester system. An academic year starts August and JD degree is conferred in May, December. In order to earn JD degree, a student must receive credit for 85 credit hours of course work.
The application deadline for fall term 2024 enrollment is February 15, 2024. The application fee for full-time J.D. program is $75. The application can be waived for applicants who apply on or before priority deadline. Contact school's admission office (see directory information below) for eligibility.