Vanderbilt University Law School

Nashville, TN Private ABA Accredited

Vanderbilt University Law School Academic Overview

Founded in 1874, Vanderbilt University Law School is a private law school located in Nashville, Tennessee. Last year, 150 students newly enrolled to the school and the total number of law school students is 586. With 121 faculties, the students to faculty ratio is 5 to 1.
The acceptance rate is 14.53% and the enrollment rate (yield) is 17.75% at Vanderbilt University Law School. The average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 170 and the average GPA is 3.90. You can check the detailed admission score and statistics.
The bar exam pass rate is 92.05%. For the 192 graduates in 2022, 184 students got full-time jobs. You can check the employment summary by hiring status, position type, business, and more for Vanderbilt University Law School.

2024 Tuition & fees

The 2024 Vanderbilt University Law School tuition & fee is $72,184 for prospective students. The tuition & fees increased by 7.10% compared to last year from $67,396 to $72,184.
84.52% of full-time students received grants and/or scholarships and the average grants amount is $30,000 at Vanderbilt University Law School. The average grant amount would cover 41.56% of tuition & fees.
2024 Tuition & fees$72,184
2023 Tuition & fees$67,396
Average Grant Amount$30,000
Grant Received84.52%

Vanderbilt University Law School Directory Information

Vanderbilt University Law School's calendar type is Semester system. An academic year starts August and JD degree is conferred in May. In order to earn JD degree, a student must receive credit for 88 credit hours of course work.
The application deadline for fall term 2024 enrollment is April 1, 2024. The application fee for full-time J.D. program is $70. 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.