Rutgers Law School - Camden campus

The law school of Rutgers University-Camden, known as Rutgers Law School - Camden campus, is a Public, 4 years school in Camden, NJ. Total 1,541 students are attending the law school and 450 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 157 and the average GPA is 3.39. The law school tuition & fees at Rutgers Law School - Camden campus is $44,596.

  • LSAT Average: 157
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $44,596
  • Acceptance Rate: 41.63%
  • Student Population: 1,541
  • First-Year Student: 450

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at Rutgers Law School - Camden campus is $30,626 for New Jersey residents and $44,596 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 2.90% compared to last year. The average living costs besides tuition & fees is $12,652 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 New Jersey is $42,482 for New Jersey residents and $49,137 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 Rutgers Law School - Camden campus is cheaper than the average tuition & fees of New Jersey law schools.
The next table shows the Rutgers Law School - Camden campus tuition & fees and compare it to the New Jersey 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
Rutgers Law School - Camden campus$28,872$42,182$29,763$43,339$30,626$44,596
New Jersey Law Schools$37,958$46,831 $42,482$49,137-
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 157 and the average GPA is 3.39 at Rutgers Law School - Camden campus.
The LSAT score of Rutgers Law School - Camden campus is lower than the average LSAT score of New Jersey law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of Rutgers Law School - Camden campus is lower than the average LSAT score of New Jersey 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
Rutgers Law School - Camden campusNew Jersey Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile155153156155
50th percentile158156159158
75th percentile160159161161
GPA distribution
Rutgers Law School - Camden campusNew Jersey Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile3.142.893.203.27
50th percentile3.423.193.493.54
75th percentile3.653.493.693.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 3,541 students have applied to Rutgers Law School - Camden campus. Among them, 1,474 students have accepted to admit and 450 have enrolled into Rutgers Law School - Camden campusThe acceptance rate is 41.63% and the yield is 31%.
The acceptance rate of Rutgers Law School - Camden campus is lower than the acceptance rate of New Jersey law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Rutgers Law School - Camden campus.
Admission Statistics
Rutgers Law School - Camden campusNew Jersey Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants3,5415,867475,703
Admitted1,4742,607135,643
Enrolled45080040,338
Acceptance Rate41.63%45.17%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)30.53%30.71%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,541 students enrolled to Rutgers Law School - Camden campus. Among them 1,345 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 0 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 450 students newly joined to to Rutgers Law School - Camden campus. By gender, there are 329 men , 334 women, and 3 other/unknown gender first-time students at Rutgers Law School - Camden campus. By attending status, 566 students enrolled as full-time and 100 students enrolled as part-time status.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment1,2141,541
JD Enrollment1,2061,345
Non-JD Enrollment80
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total41935473 450563100
Men22719036 33928445
Women20116437 33427955
Other725 330

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 74.61% where 323 students took the exam and 241 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of New Jersey law schools (71.86%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates312367
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total303323
New Graduates284310
Prior Year Graduates1613
Early Takers30
No Exam Takers2042
Exam Passer224241
Exam Pass Rate73.93%74.61%
New Jersey Pass Rate77%71.86%

Law Schools in New Jersey

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