University at Buffalo Law School

Buffalo, NY Public ABA Accredited

University at Buffalo Law School Academic Overview

Founded in 1887, University at Buffalo Law School is a public law school located in Buffalo, New York. Last year, 131 students newly enrolled to the school and the total number of law school students is 828. With 102 faculties, the students to faculty ratio is 5 to 1.
The acceptance rate is 44.04% and the enrollment rate (yield) is 34.11% at University at Buffalo Law School. The average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 156 and the average GPA is 3.61. You can check the detailed admission score and statistics.
The bar exam pass rate is 71.85%. For the 137 graduates in 2022, 117 students got full-time jobs and 2 got part-time jobs. You can check the employment summary by hiring status, position type, business, and more for University at Buffalo Law School.

2024 Tuition & fees

The 2024 University at Buffalo Law School tuition & fee is $28,710 for New York residents and $33,550 for out-of-state students for prospective students. The tuition & fees are the same as last year's tuition for both in-state and out-of state rate.
92.34% of full-time students received grants and/or scholarships and the average grants amount is $9,550 at University at Buffalo Law School. The average grant amount would cover 28.46% of tuition & fees.
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
2024 Tuition & fees$28,710$33,550
2023 Tuition & fees$28,710$33,550
Average Grant Amount$9,550
Grant Received92.34%

University at Buffalo Law School Directory Information

University at Buffalo Law School's calendar type is Semester system. An academic year starts August, February and JD degree is conferred in August, February, June. In order to earn JD degree, a student must receive credit for 90 credit hours of course work.
The application deadline for fall term 2024 enrollment is March 1, 2024. The application fee for full-time J.D. program is $85. 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.