List of Law Schools with Important Admission Facts

There are 196 ABA accredited Law Schools in United States - 86 public and 110 private schools. In 2022, over the law schools,
  • The average LSAT Score is 158.
  • The average GPA is 3.54.
  • The average acceptance rate is 40.11%.
  • The average yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 32.70%.
  • In public law schools, the average tuition & fees is $29,458 for state residents and $42,305 for out-of-state students.
  • In private law schools, the average tuition & fees is $53,662.
  • The average number of students is 707.
  • The total number of law school students is 138,586.
  • A total of 40,342 students have newly enrolled (first-time students) this year.
  • In average, a law school has 206 first-time students this year.
  • The average bar exam pass rate is 80.72%.
The following table lists all ABA accredited law schools with important admission statistics. You can sort the table by a column by clicking/touching the column title.
SchoolLSAT ScoreGPAAcceptance RateTuition & FeesEnrollmentBar Exam Pass Rate
Albany Law SchoolPrivateAlbany, NY1543.4250.37%$55,47060885.00%
Appalachian School of LawPrivateGrundy, GA1473.2742.21%$41,00015841.18%
Atlanta's John Marshall Law SchoolPrivateAtlanta, GA1513.1343.06%$49,57830160.00%
Ave Maria School of LawPrivateNaples, FL1513.1748.80%$48,15629967.16%
Baylor Law SchoolPrivateWaco, TX1623.6434.34%$61,78251187.25%
Beasley School of LawPublicPhiladelphia, PA1633.6032.75%$44,554
($29,414)
95487.56%
Belmont University College of LawPrivateNashville, TN1583.7140.84%$51,70037882.48%
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawPrivateNew York, NY1643.7430.84%$68,46299690.83%
Berkeley School of LawPublicBerkeley, CA1693.8313.66%$67,781
($59,237)
1,23596.67%
Boston College Law SchoolPrivateNewton, MA1653.6923.49%$63,35587193.67%
Boston University School of LawPrivateBoston, MA1693.7718.33%$62,5341,06194.50%
Brooklyn Law SchoolPrivateBrooklyn, NY1593.5039.63%$68,3211,18481.70%
California Western School of LawPrivateSan Diego, CA1533.2656.05%$58,35078065.33%
Capital University Law SchoolPrivateColumbus, OH1513.3075.62%$41,38551485.57%
Case Western Reserve University School of LawPrivateCleveland, OH1603.6146.60%$56,88466795.00%
Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawPublicMemphis, TN1543.3648.48%$24,174
($19,498)
34779.16%
Chapman University School of LawPrivateOrange, CA1603.6028.26%$59,56847880.69%
Charleston School of LawPrivateCharleston, SC1513.3260.00%$44,73460752.63%
Chicago-Kent College of LawPrivateChicago, IL1593.5653.14%$53,46082073.94%
City University of New York School of LawPublicLong Island City, NY1553.4629.63%$26,204
($16,014)
69665.94%
Claude W. Pettit College of LawPrivateAda, OH1503.4347.29%$32,95016365.91%
Cleveland-Marshall College of LawPublicCleveland, OH1553.4823.09%$29,553
($29,453)
46680.44%
Columbia Law SchoolPrivateNew York, NY1743.8411.42%$78,2781,52096.36%
Columbus School of LawPrivateWashington, DC1583.5039.72%$58,68541588.60%
Cornell Law SchoolPrivateIthaca, NY1713.8615.41%$74,18473795.72%
Creighton University School of LawPrivateOmaha, NE1533.3966.38%$48,96038481.32%
Cumberland School of LawPrivateBirmingham, AL1543.5460.66%$44,31851079.85%
David A. Clarke School of LawPublicWashington, DC1493.0842.15%$27,361
($15,438)
22964.18%
Davis School of Law PublicDavis, CA1653.7028.26%$65,094
($53,093)
73188.15%
Dedman School of LawPrivateDallas, TX1633.7633.42%$61,05879585.18%
DePaul University College of LawPrivateChicago, IL1563.5744.30%$51,13271975.24%
Drake University Law SchoolPrivateDes Moines, IA1553.5066.48%$45,91234584.79%
Drexel University School of LawPrivatePhiladelphia, PA1583.5932.01%$51,54072584.03%
Duke University School of LawPrivateDurham, NC1703.8214.45%$72,63284897.46%
Duncan School of LawPrivateKnoxville, TN1503.4356.11%$41,31032976.39%
Duquesne Kline School of LawPrivatePittsburgh, PA1553.4353.87%$53,41646180.80%
Dwayne O. Andreas School of LawPrivateOrlando, FL1493.1557.27%$41,05072858.68%
Elon University School of LawPrivateGreensboro, NC1523.3143.74%$49,06842967.96%
Emory University School of LawPrivateAtlanta, GA1673.8027.31%$64,50489991.70%
Florida A&M University College of LawPublicOrlando, FL1493.4237.03%$48,618
($32,634)
41660.97%
Florida International University College of LawPublicMiami, FL1603.6920.56%$36,049
($21,806)
59789.17%
Florida State University College of LawPublicTallahassee, FL1633.8222.47%$40,705
($20,694)
1,18484.36%
Fordham University School of LawPrivateNew York, NY1663.7017.69%$66,7501,75490.02%
George Mason University School of LawPublicArlington, VA1643.8127.07%$42,406
($26,576)
79195.27%
Georgetown University Law CenterPrivateWashington, DC1713.8512.88%$71,9962,71294.61%
Georgia State University College of LawPublicAtlanta, GA1603.5526.96%$36,810
($17,202)
75088.34%
Golden Gate University-San Francisco School of LawPrivateSan Francisco, CA1513.1351.55%$52,88051844.07%
Gonzaga University School of LawPrivateSpokane, MA1543.5155.27%$50,23544983.72%
Gould School of LawPrivateLos Angeles, CA1683.8212.96%$74,1731,41492.13%
Harvard Law SchoolPrivateCambridge, MA1743.926.90%$71,7341,90798.91%
Hastings College of the LawPublicSan Francisco, CA1603.5228.04%$52,454
($46,034)
1,12485.02%
Hofstra University School of LawPrivateHempstead, NY1563.4842.28%$65,83884075.66%
Howard University School of LawPrivateWashington, DC1543.4924.53%$37,72046769.61%
Interamerican University of Puerto Rico School of LawPrivateSan Juan, PR1423.3747.16%$14,51071035.00%
Irvine School of LawPublicIrvine, CA1673.6916.83%$64,218
($54,103)
47986.36%
J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolPrivateProvo, UT1673.8539.92%$14,63639395.55%
Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterPrivateCentral Islip, NY1503.1551.97%$54,70058370.73%
James E. Rogers College of LawPublicTucson, AZ1633.6624.73%$30,354
($25,854)
2,38472.09%
Levin College of LawPublicGainesville, FL1673.8617.43%$38,040
($21,804)
80584.12%
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolPrivatePortland, OR1623.5445.18%$53,66666175.00%
Liberty University School of LawPrivateLynchburg, VA1533.4857.83%$41,25296188.89%
Los Angeles School of LawPublicLos Angeles, CA1703.8215.43%$64,426
($53,920)
1,18496.55%
Louis D. Brandeis School of LawPublicLouisville, LA1563.5651.46%$30,550
($25,550)
34389.00%
Loyola Law SchoolPrivateLos Angeles, CA1613.6429.36%$63,4121,16288.16%
Loyola University Chicago School of LawPrivateChicago, IL1593.4639.97%$54,0481,24988.78%
Loyola University New Orleans College of LawPrivateNew Orleans, LA1533.3558.54%$48,63858346.67%
Marquette University Law SchoolPrivateMilwaukee, WI1553.5642.72%$49,17059450.00%
Marshall-Wythe School of LawPublicWilliamsburg, VA1643.7830.09%$55,285
($38,136)
68796.92%
Maurer School of LawPublicBloomington, IN1643.7736.13%$59,435
($38,185)
64090.71%
McGeorge School of LawPrivateSacramento, CA1553.4453.61%$57,78865575.00%
Mercer Law SchoolPrivateMacon, GA1563.5135.98%$42,29236980.70%
Michael E. Moritz College of LawPublicColumbus, OH1633.7932.10%$48,572
($33,320)
58492.18%
Michigan State University College of LawPrivateEast Lansing, MI1563.5948.05%$47,82476879.13%
Mississippi College School of LawPrivateJackson, MS1503.2461.97%$38,20236566.66%
Mitchell Hamline School of LawPrivateSt. Paul, MN1533.2962.38%$50,7481,39866.19%
New England School of LawPrivateBoston, MA1543.2866.14%$54,6241,06078.10%
New York Law SchoolPrivateNew York, NY1553.4948.53%$60,8661,13478.79%
New York University School of LawPrivateNew York, NY1723.8614.52%$76,2902,43098.00%
Norman Adrian Wiggins School of LawPrivateRaleigh, NC1543.4054.57%$48,28053092.06%
North Carolina Central University School of LawPublicDurham, NC1473.2737.87%$38,964
($16,292)
46079.31%
Northeastern University School of LawPrivateBoston, MA1623.6624.40%$58,80276884.45%
Northern Illinois University College of LawPublicDeKalb, IL1483.2062.27%$22,559
($22,559)
32281.58%
Northwestern Pritzker School of LawPrivateChicago, IL1713.8613.91%$72,2121,18196.03%
Notre Dame Law SchoolPrivateNotre Dame, IL1683.7717.51%$65,93657389.01%
Oklahoma City University School of LawPrivateOklahoma City, OK1493.3059.34%$36,60048176.07%
Pace University School of LawPrivateWhite Plains, NY1523.4048.10%$52,34881769.46%
Paul M. Hebert Law CenterPublicBaton Rouge, LA1563.5645.74%$39,105
($23,665)
62687.50%
Penn State Dickinson LawPublicCarlisle, PA1613.5439.58%$54,614
($54,614)
26091.67%
Penn State LawPublicUniversity Park, PA1623.7635.64%$53,580
($53,580)
52482.11%
Pepperdine University School of LawPrivateMalibu, CA1643.8024.97%$64,2201,24178.57%
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of LawPrivatePonce, PR1353.1340.79%$16,80347332.58%
Quinnipiac University School of LawPrivateHamden, CT1523.4658.41%$53,80039972.32%
Regent University School of LawPrivateVirginia Beach, VA1563.6439.70%$39,69632190.62%
Robert H. McKinney School of LawPublicIndianapolis, IN1553.5658.63%$51,623
($31,559)
88877.16%
Roger Williams University School of LawPrivateBristol, RI1503.1763.02%$44,71552769.44%
Rutgers Law School - Camden campusPublicCamden, NJ1573.3941.63%$44,596
($30,626)
1,54174.61%
S.J. Quinney College of LawPublicSalt Lake City, UT1633.8225.52%$43,598
($33,634)
30194.44%
Saint Louis University School of LawPrivateQueens, NY1563.5060.43%$46,57460488.51%
Salmon P. Chase College of LawPublicHighland Heights, KY1533.3765.18%$36,352
($23,534)
42783.84%
Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawPublicPhoenix, AZ1663.8520.61%$48,570
($28,364)
1,75984.55%
Santa Clara University School of LawPrivateSanta Clara, CA1573.4253.34%$56,44872870.27%
Seattle University School of LawPrivateSeattle, WA1573.3651.95%$53,92169176.92%
Seton Hall University School of LawPrivateNewark, NJ1603.5848.71%$63,6601,19281.64%
Shepard Broad Law CenterPrivateFort Lauderdale, FL1533.2648.91%$46,19779764.11%
South Texas College of LawPrivateHouston, TX1543.2243.93%$37,90097979.03%
Southern Illinois University School of LawPublicCarbondale, IL1493.3659.21%$23,737
($23,737)
24658.33%
Southern University Law CenterPublicBaton Rouge, LA1463.0353.94%$30,034
($17,434)
71541.66%
Southwestern Law SchoolPrivateLos Angeles, CA1543.3146.85%$56,14695782.50%
St. John's University School of LawPrivateQueens, NY1623.6235.63%$68,99282790.72%
St. Mary's University School of LawPrivateSan Antonio, TX1533.3648.46%$42,68286870.41%
St. Thomas University School of LawPrivateMiami Gardens, FL1523.3247.96%$44,83079463.46%
Stanford Law SchoolPrivateStanford, CA1723.916.28%$68,99761398.22%
Stetson University College of LawPrivateGulfport, FL1573.4540.88%$49,0381,00073.86%
Sturm College of LawPrivateDenver, CO1603.6337.66%$56,94296779.13%
Suffolk University Law SchoolPrivateBoston, MA1543.4856.42%$55,1841,24778.85%
Syracuse University College of LawPrivateSyracuse, NY1573.5132.74%$59,48270781.48%
Texas A&M University School of LawPublicFort Worth, TX1633.8418.41%$48,618
($32,634)
1,19492.13%
Texas Tech University School of LawPublicLubbock, TX1573.5634.26%$38,902
($27,532)
42893.81%
The George Washington University Law SchoolPrivateWashington, DC1673.8321.57%$67,3801,89893.00%
The University of Alabama School of LawPublicTuscaloosa, AL1653.9430.96%$44,470
($24,080)
47293.60%
Thomas Goode Jones School of LawPrivateMontgomery, AL1503.2344.47%$39,50022262.74%
Thurgood Marshall School of LawPublicHouston, TX1513.3228.18%$28,261
($21,038)
54451.74%
Tulane University School of LawPrivateNew Orleans, LA1613.6040.05%$64,86897179.37%
University at Buffalo Law SchoolPublicBuffalo, NY1563.5838.66%$33,550
($28,710)
47278.99%
University of Akron School of LawPublicAkron, OH1533.3959.62%$25,213
($25,113)
42072.80%
University of Arkansas School of LawPublicFayetteville, AR1563.5947.78%$38,162
($17,134)
39883.84%
University of Baltimore School of LawPublicBaltimore, MD1543.3454.17%$49,940
($34,220)
74673.48%
University of Chicago Law SchoolPrivateChicago, IL1723.9111.91%$73,18566997.86%
University of Cincinnati College of LawPublicCincinnati, OH1583.7046.62%$29,010
($24,010)
39284.61%
University of Colorado Boulder School of LawPublicBoulder, CO1643.6127.69%$40,608
($33,426)
54791.39%
University of Connecticut School of LawPublicHartford, CT1593.5428.79%$62,338
($31,296)
57085.13%
University of Dayton School of LawPrivateDayton, OH1533.5325.76%$37,36441588.24%
University of Detroit Mercy School of LawPrivateDetroit, MI1543.3252.63%$46,33961277.06%
University of Georgia School of LawPublicAthens, GA1663.8218.48%$37,752
($18,994)
59594.32%
University of Houston Law CenterPublicHouston, TX1613.6430.69%$49,748
($34,930)
80186.06%
University of Idaho College of LawPublicMoscow, ID1533.2658.89%$42,532
($23,296)
43781.40%
University of Illinois Chicago School of LawPublicChicago, IL1503.3159.56%$39,290
($32,090)
1,07764.39%
University of Illinois College of LawPublicChampaign, IL1643.6629.80%$51,657
($41,657)
60389.71%
University of Iowa College of LawPublicIowa City, IA1633.6942.51%$49,987
($30,152)
53893.60%
University of Kansas School of LawPublicLawrence, KS1583.6953.86%$29,763
($23,520)
34691.00%
University of Kentucky College of LawPublicLexington, KY1573.6245.75%$51,374
($25,218)
36991.01%
University of Maine School of LawPublicPortland, ME1583.5752.28%$36,580
($25,090)
26684.62%
University of Maryland School of LawPublicBaltimore, MD1613.7032.77%$52,538
($36,209)
83686.54%
University of Massachusetts School of LawPublicNorth Dartmouth, MA1503.3664.47%$39,550
($30,450)
36661.82%
University of Miami School of LawPrivateCoral Gables, FL1603.6330.07%$59,5621,38571.33%
University of Michigan Law SchoolPublicAnn Arbor, MI1713.8410.65%$69,808
($66,808)
1,01293.65%
University of Minnesota Law SchoolPublicMinneapolis, MN1663.8027.57%$56,946
($47,754)
71698.90%
University of Mississippi School of LawPublicUniversity, MS1563.5637.33%$37,836
($17,770)
53983.70%
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of LawPublicKansas City, MO1543.4854.24%$40,188
($21,195)
41984.29%
University of Missouri School of LawPublicColumbia, MO1593.6951.73%$30,243
($24,243)
36895.71%
University of Montana School of LawPublicMissoula, MT1563.5040.91%$41,177
($17,167)
34092.18%
University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of LawPublicLincoln, NE1583.6462.61%$36,288
($15,648)
46491.17%
University of New Hampshire School of LawPublicConcord, NH1583.5049.70%$47,314
($40,314)
57293.44%
University of New Mexico School of LawPublicAlbuquerque, NM1563.6151.44%$42,868
($19,724)
30685.85%
University of North Carolina School of LawPublicChapel Hill, NC1643.7315.46%$44,704
($24,492)
58997.06%
University of North Dakota School of LawPublicGrand Forks, ND1503.3954.66%$32,220
($16,967)
23585.71%
University of Oklahoma College of LawPublicNorman, OK1583.5950.11%$35,726
($22,283)
1,20393.28%
University of Oregon School of LawPublicEugene, OR1593.5448.80%$54,864
($44,082)
54882.93%
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolPrivatePhiladelphia, PA1713.909.39%$73,0081,02395.30%
University of Pittsburgh Law SchoolPublicPittsburgh, PA1603.5136.60%$47,734
($37,090)
53884.33%
University of Puerto Rico School of LawPublicSan Juan, PR1493.7566.96%$8,680
($8,680)
53342.18%
University of Richmond School of LawPrivateUniversity of Richmond School of Law, VA1623.7036.29%$51,51042192.08%
University of San Diego School of LawPrivateSan Diego, CA1613.7031.02%$60,86182485.97%
University of San Francisco School of LawPrivateSan Francisco, CA1553.3346.93%$52,66057477.78%
University of South Carolina School of LawPublicColumbia, SC1583.5338.26%$41,500
($23,722)
63383.33%
University of South Dakota School of LawPublicVermillion, SD1503.4468.98%$36,333
($16,793)
22675.51%
University of St. Thomas School of LawPrivateMinneapolis, MN1553.4863.64%$46,22052977.52%
University of Tennessee College of LawPublicKnoxville, TN1603.6728.86%$38,842
($20,168)
37590.39%
University of Texas School of LawPublicAustin, TX1693.8015.24%$54,096
($36,429)
1,01595.05%
University of Toledo College of LawPublicToledo, OH1523.4264.08%$25,284
($25,284)
38082.50%
University of Tulsa College of LawPrivateTulsa, OK1543.3857.79%$28,97039277.11%
University of Virginia School of LawPublicCharlottesville, VA1713.919.66%$71,500
($68,500)
93698.35%
University of Washington School of LawPublicSeattle, WA1643.6725.57%$51,534
($40,035)
72183.33%
University of Wisconsin Law SchoolPublicMadison, MI1643.6536.15%$51,855
($33,158)
801100.00%
University of Wyoming College of LawPublicLaramie, WY1543.3250.83%$35,664
($17,544)
22972.41%
UNT Dallas College of LawPublicDallas, TX1513.1436.46%$27,730
($16,878)
38059.34%
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolPrivateNashville, TN1693.8914.25%$67,39655292.55%
Vermont Law SchoolPrivateSouth Royalton, VT1543.4065.83%$50,73565365.98%
Villanova University School of LawPrivateVillanova, PA1623.7017.80%$53,53567786.81%
Wake Forest University School of LawPrivateWinston-Salem, NC1633.6831.27%$52,02867694.62%
Washburn University School of LawPublicTopeka, KS1553.5349.02%$37,439
($24,476)
33181.82%
Washington and Lee University School of LawPrivateLexington, VA1643.6131.44%$54,46037992.59%
Washington College of LawPrivateWashington, DC1613.5727.94%$60,9941,46082.14%
Washington University School of LawPrivateSt. Louis, MO1703.9315.88%$65,2041,51194.12%
Wayne State University Law SchoolPublicDetroit, MI1613.7532.87%$36,942
($33,873)
39687.95%
West Virginia University College of LawPublicMorgantown, WV1543.5659.15%$42,120
($25,272)
33382.22%
Western Michigan University Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolPrivateLansing, MI1482.9948.95%$44,14070645.92%
Western New England University School of LawPrivateSpringfield, MA1503.4757.42%$48,42039663.02%
Western State College of LawPrivateIrvine, CA1503.1146.03%$44,58022651.69%
Widener Law CommonwealthPrivateHarrisburg, PA1483.2058.87%$53,91033769.66%
Widener Law DelawarePrivateWilmington, DE1503.1962.12%$57,37680854.95%
Willamette University College of LawPrivateSalem, OR1543.3261.06%$49,08035291.31%
William H. Bowen School of LawPublicLittle Rock, AR1523.4359.63%$32,671
($16,728)
47989.66%
William S. Boyd School of LawPublicLas Vegas, NV1603.7031.37%$41,688
($28,788)
46674.78%
William S. Richardson School of LawPublicHonolulu, HI1563.5432.74%$46,588
($23,164)
33178.12%
Yale Law SchoolPrivateNew Haven, CT1743.944.12%$71,42573498.91%