Georgetown University Law Center

Georgetown University Law Center is a Private, 4 years school in Washington, DC. Total 2,712 students are attending the law school and 517 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 171 and the average GPA is 3.85. The law school tuition & fees at Georgetown University Law Center is $71,996.

  • LSAT Average: 171
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $71,996
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $37,170
  • Acceptance Rate: 12.88%
  • Student Population: 2,712
  • First-Year Student: 517

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at Georgetown University Law Center is $71,996 for law school students. The tuition increased by 3.92% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in District of Columbia is $47,765 for District of Columbia residents and $49,787 for out-of-state students. For all laws schools in United States, the average law school tuition & fees is $38,162 for State residents and $43,641 for out-of-state students.
The tuition & fees of Georgetown University Law Center is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of District of Columbia law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the Georgetown University Law Center tuition & fees and compare it to the District of Columbia 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
Georgetown University Law Center$64,548$69,280$71,996
District of Columbia Law Schools$49,787$49,787-
All U.S. Law Schools$43,389$43,641-

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 171 and the average GPA is 3.85 at Georgetown University Law Center.
The LSAT score of Georgetown University Law Center is higher than the average LSAT score of District of Columbia law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The undergraduate GPA of Georgetown University Law Center is higher than the average LSAT score of District of Columbia 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
Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile167164157155
50th percentile171168160158
75th percentile173171163161
GPA distribution
Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile3.663.513.323.27
50th percentile3.863.753.553.55
75th percentile3.943.883.713.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 14,049 students have applied to Georgetown University Law Center. Among them, 1,809 students have accepted to admit and 517 have enrolled into Georgetown University Law CenterThe acceptance rate is 12.88% and the yield is 29%.
The acceptance rate of Georgetown University Law Center is lower than the acceptance rate of District of Columbia law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Georgetown University Law Center.
Admission Statistics
Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants14,04935,972472,661
Admitted1,8097,426133,801
Enrolled5171,78639,745
Acceptance Rate12.88%28.13%39.89%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28.58%25.70%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 2,712 students enrolled to Georgetown University Law Center. Among them 2,017 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 695 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 517 students newly joined to to Georgetown University Law Center. By gender, there are 253 men , 302 women, and 3 other/unknown gender first-time students at Georgetown University Law Center. By attending status, 510 students enrolled as full-time and 48 students enrolled as part-time status.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment2,7952,712
JD Enrollment2,0082,017
Non-JD Enrollment787695
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)133-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total55151554 51750748
Men25823733 24722627
Women29927821 30228121
Other431 330

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 94.61% where 631 students took the exam and 597 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of District of Columbia law schools (79.48%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates660685
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total696631
New Graduates602579
Prior Year Graduates8652
Early Takers80
No Exam Takers2143
Exam Passer645597
Exam Pass Rate92.67%94.61%
District of Columbia Pass Rate76.99%79.48%

Law Schools in District of Columbia

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