Georgetown University Law Center

Georgetown University Law Center is a Private, 4 years school in Washington, DC. Total 2,795 students are attending the law school and 551 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 168 and the average GPA is 3.78. The law school tuition & fees at Georgetown University Law Center is $64,548.

  • LSAT Average: 168
  • Law School Tuition & Fees: $64,548
  • Law School Acceptance Rate: 19.54%
  • Law School Student Population: 2,795

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 10,366 students have applied to Georgetown University Law Center. Among them, 2,026 students have accepted to admit and 551 have enrolled into Georgetown University Law CenterThe acceptance rate is 19.54% and the yield is 27%. The acceptance rate of Georgetown University Law Center is lower than the acceptance rate of District of Columbia law schools, as well as that of all law schools in United States.
Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Georgetown University Law Center.
2020-2021 Admission Statistics
Georgetown University Law Center
Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants10,36626,846375,348
Admitted2,0267,858132,806
Enrolled5511,81137,159
Acceptance Rate19.54%34.95%45.03%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)27.20%27.11%31.58%

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 168 and the average GPA is 3.78 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 that of all law schools in United States.
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.
2020-2021 LSAT scores distribution
Georgetown University Law Center
Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile163160154152
50th percentile168165158156
75th percentile169167160158
2020-2021 GPA distribution
Georgetown University Law Center
Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile3.563.363.223.18
50th percentile3.783.743.473.45
75th percentile3.893.93.653.66

2020 Georgetown University Law Center Tuition & Fees

The 2020 tuition & fees at Georgetown University Law Center is $64,548 for law school students.The average living costs is $19,022 when a student lives on campus (i.e. dormitory or campus owned apartments).
The average tuition & fees of District of Columbia law schools is $47,765 for District of Columbiaresidents and $49,787 for out-of-state students. For all laws schools in United States, the average law school tuition & fees is $38,079 for State residents and $43,393 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 that of all law schools in United States.
2020-2021 Law School Tuition & Fees
Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
Law School Tuition & Fees$62,244$64,548
Average Tuition & fees (not law school)
Undergraduate$54,104$56,058
Graduate$50,012$51,790
Living Costs
On-Campus Living$18,536$19,022

Georgetown University Law Center Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 2,795 students enrolled to Georgetown University Law Center. Among them 2,008 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 787 students enrolled in Non-JD program. For Non-JD program students, 133 students enrolled the program through online.
For the first class, 551 students newly joined to to Georgetown University Law Center. By gender, there are 270 men , 299 women, and 4 other/unknown gender first-time students at Georgetown University Law Center. By attending status, 518 students enrolled as full-time and 55 students enrolled as part-time status.
2020-2021 Student Population
Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
Total Enrollment2,7542,795
JD Enrollment2,0132,008
Non-JD Enrollment741787
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)108133
2020-2021 First-year Student Population
Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total55952852 55151554
Men23421129 25823733
Women34031723 29927821
Other110 431

Georgetown University Law Center Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 92.67% where 696 students took the exam and 645 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of District of Columbia law schools (76.99%).
2020-2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate
Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
Number of Graduates628660
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total665696
New Graduates578602
Prior Year Graduates8786
Early Takers08
No Exam Takers2421
Exam Passer600645
Exam Pass Rate90.22%92.67%
District of Columbia Pass Rate73.25%76.99%

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