McGeorge School of Law

The law school of University of the Pacific, known as McGeorge School of Law, is a Private, 4 years school in Stockton, CA. Total 655 students are attending the law school and 154 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 155 and the average GPA is 3.44. The law school tuition & fees at McGeorge School of Law is $57,788.

  • LSAT Average: 155
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $57,788
  • Acceptance Rate: 53.61%
  • Student Population: 655
  • First-Year Student: 154

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at McGeorge School of Law is $57,788 for law school students. The tuition increased by 2.48% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in California is $49,777 for California residents and $51,474 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 McGeorge School of Law is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of California law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the McGeorge School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the California 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
McGeorge School of Law$55,024$56,388$57,788
California Law Schools$49,057$51,474-
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 3.44 at McGeorge School of Law.
The LSAT score of McGeorge School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of California law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of McGeorge School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of California 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
McGeorge School of LawCalifornia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile151152157155
50th percentile155155161158
75th percentile158157163161
GPA distribution
McGeorge School of LawCalifornia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile3.023.133.303.27
50th percentile3.443.433.563.54
75th percentile3.663.593.723.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 942 students have applied to McGeorge School of Law. Among them, 505 students have accepted to admit and 154 have enrolled into McGeorge School of LawThe acceptance rate is 53.61% and the yield is 30%.
The acceptance rate of McGeorge School of Law is higher than the acceptance rate of California law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at McGeorge School of Law.
Admission Statistics
McGeorge School of LawCalifornia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants94265,607475,703
Admitted50516,123135,643
Enrolled1544,18840,338
Acceptance Rate53.61%32.75%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)30.50%27.00%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 655 students enrolled to McGeorge School of Law. Among them 509 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 146 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 154 students newly joined to to McGeorge School of Law. By gender, there are 73 men , 95 women, and 2 other/unknown gender first-time students at McGeorge School of Law. By attending status, 140 students enrolled as full-time and 30 students enrolled as part-time status.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment683655
JD Enrollment516509
Non-JD Enrollment167146
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)8-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total16814826 15413830
Men857112 776013
Women917714 957817
Other211 220

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 75% where 128 students took the exam and 96 students passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than average pass rate of California law schools (77.48%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates141129
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total129128
New Graduates12790
Prior Year Graduates238
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers935
Exam Passer8496
Exam Pass Rate65.12%75%
California Pass Rate69.2%77.48%

Law Schools in California

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