Emory University School of Law

Emory University School of Law is a Private, 4 years school in Atlanta, GA. Total 899 students are attending the law school and 304 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 167 and the average GPA is 3.80. The law school tuition & fees at Emory University School of Law is $64,504.

  • LSAT Average: 167
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $64,504
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $63,600
  • Acceptance Rate: 27.31%
  • Student Population: 899
  • First-Year Student: 304

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at Emory University School of Law is $64,504 for law school students. The tuition increased by 3.32% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Georgia is $35,424 for Georgia residents and $42,116 for out-of-state students. For all laws schools in United States, the average law school tuition & fees is $37,935 for State residents and $43,395 for out-of-state students.
The tuition & fees of Emory University School of Law is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Georgia law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the Emory University School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Georgia law schools and all U.S. Law schools. The 2023 statistics for comparison is not available yet due to the lack of data.
Law School Tuition & Fees
202120222023
Emory University School of Law$60,626$62,434$64,504
Georgia Law Schools$42,116$42,116-
All U.S. Law Schools$43,389$43,395-

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 167 and the average GPA is 3.8 at Emory University School of Law.
The LSAT score of Emory University School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Georgia law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The undergraduate GPA of Emory University School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Georgia law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the submitted LSAT scores and GPA by 25th/50th/75th percentile and full-time/part-time status and compare each score to last year scores.
LSAT scores distribution
Emory University School of LawGeorgia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile160156155
50th percentile167160158
75th percentile169162161
GPA distribution
Emory University School of LawGeorgia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.473.263.27
50th percentile3.83.563.54
75th percentile3.93.733.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 5,254 students have applied to Emory University School of Law. Among them, 1,435 students have accepted to admit and 304 have enrolled into Emory University School of LawThe acceptance rate is 27.31% and the yield is 21%.
The acceptance rate of Emory University School of Law is lower than the acceptance rate of Georgia law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Emory University School of Law.
Admission Statistics
Emory University School of LawGeorgia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants5,25412,439475,703
Admitted1,4353,377135,643
Enrolled30496440,338
Acceptance Rate27.31%30.36%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.18%31.05%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 899 students enrolled to Emory University School of Law. Among them 811 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 88 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 304 students newly joined to to Emory University School of Law. By gender, there are 139 men and 177 women first-time students at Emory University School of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at Emory University School of Law.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment1,055899
JD Enrollment817811
Non-JD Enrollment23888
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)50-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total240304
Men113139
Women132177

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 91.7% where 217 students took the exam and 199 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Georgia law schools (77.75%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates307273
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total291217
New Graduates270205
Prior Year Graduates2112
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers3766
Exam Passer241199
Exam Pass Rate82.82%91.7%
Georgia Pass Rate72.02%77.75%

Law Schools in Georgia

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