Paul M. Hebert Law Center

The law school of Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, known as Paul M. Hebert Law Center, is a Public, 4 years school in Baton Rouge, LA. Total 626 students are attending the law school and 231 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 156 and the average GPA is 3.56. The law school tuition & fees at Paul M. Hebert Law Center is $39,105.

  • LSAT Average: 156
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $39,105
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $39,233
  • Acceptance Rate: 45.74%
  • Student Population: 626
  • First-Year Student: 231

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at Paul M. Hebert Law Center is $23,665 for Louisiana residents and $39,105 for out-of-state students. The tuition has not been increased to the same amount as last year. The average living costs besides tuition & fees is $19,064 including costs for room & boards, transportation, and other personal expenses. The living costs does not include the fees for health insurance.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Louisiana is $36,258 for Louisiana residents and $43,268 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 Paul M. Hebert Law Center is cheaper than the average tuition & fees of Louisiana law schools.
The next table shows the Paul M. Hebert Law Center tuition & fees and compare it to the Louisiana 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
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Paul M. Hebert Law Center$23,703$39,143$23,699$39,169$23,665$39,105
Louisiana Law Schools$36,258$43,268 $36,258$43,268-
All U.S. Law Schools$38,035$43,389 $37,935$43,395-

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 156 and the average GPA is 3.56 at Paul M. Hebert Law Center.
The LSAT score of Paul M. Hebert Law Center is higher than the average LSAT score of Louisiana law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of Paul M. Hebert Law Center is higher than the average LSAT score of Louisiana 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
Paul M. Hebert Law CenterLouisiana Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile154151155
50th percentile156154158
75th percentile159157161
GPA distribution
Paul M. Hebert Law CenterLouisiana Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.283.133.27
50th percentile3.563.383.54
75th percentile3.783.643.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,325 students have applied to Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Among them, 606 students have accepted to admit and 231 have enrolled into Paul M. Hebert Law CenterThe acceptance rate is 45.74% and the yield is 38%.
The acceptance rate of Paul M. Hebert Law Center is lower than the acceptance rate of Louisiana law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Paul M. Hebert Law Center.
Admission Statistics
Paul M. Hebert Law CenterLouisiana Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants1,3255,690475,703
Admitted6062,706135,643
Enrolled23197740,338
Acceptance Rate45.74%49.57%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)38.12%37.39%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 626 students enrolled to Paul M. Hebert Law Center. Among them 618 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 8 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 231 students newly joined to to Paul M. Hebert Law Center. By gender, there are 112 men and 121 women first-time students at Paul M. Hebert Law Center. All students enrolled as full-time status at Paul M. Hebert Law Center.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment580626
JD Enrollment571618
Non-JD Enrollment98
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total204231
Men98112
Women108121

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 87.5% where 32 students took the exam and 28 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Louisiana law schools (72.91%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates177169
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total16432
New Graduates16128
Prior Year Graduates34
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers9120
Exam Passer13628
Exam Pass Rate82.93%87.5%
Louisiana Pass Rate74.64%72.91%

Law Schools in Louisiana

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