Law Schools with the Lowest GPA

3.58 Average GPA in Law School Admission

With LSAT score, the undergraduate GPA (Grade Point Average) is a required component in law school application process.
In 2023, the average GPA submitted by first-year enrolled students is 3.58. has the lowest GPA of 3.00. Thurgood Marshall School of Law and Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center follow it with 3.10 and 3.11 respectively.
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Top 25 Law Schools with the Lowest GPA

The following table lists the top 25 Law Schools with the Lowest GPA.
The average acceptance rate of the schools is 40.93% and the yield is 31.46%. The average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 158 and the average GPA is 3.58 at Law Schools with the Lowest GPA.
The average 2024 tuition & fees is $30,198 state residents and $43,313 for out-of-state students. In private law schools, the tuition & fees is $55,993. The average financial aid amount is $21,012 which is 41.67% of tuition & fees.
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RankSchoolGPALSAT ScoreAcceptance RateTuition & Fees (2024)EnrollmentBar Exam Pass Rate
1 Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolPrivateLansing, MI3.0014848.15%$46,24057536.00%
2 Thurgood Marshall School of LawPublicHouston, TX3.1015138.17%$29,49755444.51%
3 Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterPrivateCentral Islip, NY3.1115051.40%$57,54557056.44%
4 Southern University Law CenterPublicBaton Rouge, LA3.1314659.71%$30,03493855.24%
5 Atlanta's John Marshall Law SchoolPrivateAtlanta, GA3.1415145.79%$52,00634065.45%
6 David A. Clarke School of LawPublicWashington, DC3.1515050.29%$25,87322133.85%
6 Golden Gate University-San Francisco School of LawPrivateSan Francisco, CA3.1515425.53%$56,00034945.38%
8 Thomas Goode Jones School of LawPrivateMontgomery, AL3.1815147.93%$39,90025865.91%
9 Appalachian School of LawPrivateGrundy, GA3.2114648.50%$41,00015251.22%
10 Dwayne O. Andreas School of LawPrivateOrlando, FL3.2314953.81%$43,15076749.40%
10 Western State College of LawPrivateIrvine, CA3.2315144.61%$49,84829046.67%
12 Willamette University College of LawPrivateSalem, OR3.2515458.93%$50,94433272.22%
13 Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of LawPrivatePonce, PR3.2613556.28%$16,80352235.29%
13 Widener Law DelawarePrivateWilmington, DE3.2615065.69%$57,47066851.65%
15 Ave Maria School of LawPrivateNaples, FL3.3015243.73%$49,65629266.22%
15 South Texas College of LawPrivateHouston, TX3.3015344.34%$41,1101,00377.82%
15 Widener Law CommonwealthPrivateHarrisburg, PA3.3014860.18%$57,47043647.87%
18 UNT Dallas College of LawPublicDallas, TX3.3115233.30%$32,00837860.75%
19 Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawPublicMemphis, TN3.3215441.22%$25,26231865.05%
19 North Carolina Central University School of LawPublicDurham, NC3.3214835.73%$39,04246142.86%
19 St. Mary's University School of LawPrivateSan Antonio, TX3.3215250.27%$44,77988071.63%
22 Capital University Law SchoolPrivateColumbus, OH3.3315167.45%$42,87551272.99%
22 Mitchell Hamline School of LawPrivateSt. Paul, MN3.3315264.91%$52,6201,29471.60%
22 Roger Williams University School of LawPrivateBristol, RI3.3315067.27%$46,46455347.41%
25 California Western School of LawPrivateSan Diego, CA3.3515349.26%$60,43073953.49%