Marquette University Law School

Marquette University Law School is a Private, 4 years school in Milwaukee, WI. Total 594 students are attending the law school and 202 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 155 and the average GPA is 3.56. The law school tuition & fees at Marquette University Law School is $49,170.

  • LSAT Average: 155
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $49,170
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $49,710
  • Acceptance Rate: 42.72%
  • Student Population: 594
  • First-Year Student: 202

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at Marquette University Law School is $49,170 for law school students. The tuition has not been increased to the same amount as last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Wisconsin is $36,619 for Wisconsin residents and $45,967 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 Marquette University Law School is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Wisconsin law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the Marquette University Law School tuition & fees and compare it to the Wisconsin 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
Marquette University Law School$48,980$49,710$49,170
Wisconsin Law Schools$45,967$45,967-
All U.S. Law Schools$43,389$43,395-

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 155 and the average GPA is 3.56 at Marquette University Law School.
The LSAT score of Marquette University Law School is lower than the average LSAT score of Wisconsin law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of Marquette University Law School is lower than the average LSAT score of Wisconsin law schools.
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
Marquette University Law SchoolWisconsin Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile152155155
50th percentile155160158
75th percentile157161161
GPA distribution
Marquette University Law SchoolWisconsin Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.383.363.27
50th percentile3.563.613.54
75th percentile3.723.763.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,215 students have applied to Marquette University Law School. Among them, 519 students have accepted to admit and 202 have enrolled into Marquette University Law SchoolThe acceptance rate is 42.72% and the yield is 39%.
The acceptance rate of Marquette University Law School is higher than the acceptance rate of Wisconsin law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Marquette University Law School.
Admission Statistics
Marquette University Law SchoolWisconsin Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants1,2153,082475,703
Admitted5191,194135,643
Enrolled20246640,338
Acceptance Rate42.72%39.44%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.92%39.02%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 594 students enrolled to Marquette University Law School. All students enrolled in JD(Juris Doctor Degree) program .
For the first class, 202 students newly joined to to Marquette University Law School. By gender, there are 98 men and 107 women first-time students at Marquette University Law School. By attending status, 198 students enrolled as full-time and 7 students enrolled as part-time status.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment572594
JD Enrollment572594
Non-JD Enrollment00
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total1971916 2021987
Men1061033 99953
Women91883 1071034

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 50% where 6 students took the exam and 3 students passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than average pass rate of Wisconsin law schools (80.12%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates181172
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total1786
New Graduates1776
Prior Year Graduates10
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers0166
Exam Passer1773
Exam Pass Rate99.44%50%
Wisconsin Pass Rate77%80.12%

Law Schools in Wisconsin

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