University of Akron School of Law

The law school of University of Akron Main Campus, known as University of Akron School of Law, is a Public, 4 years school in Akron, OH. Total 420 students are attending the law school and 161 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 153 and the average GPA is 3.39. The law school tuition & fees at University of Akron School of Law is $25,213.

  • LSAT Average: 153
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $25,213
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $25,213
  • Acceptance Rate: 59.62%
  • Student Population: 420
  • First-Year Student: 161

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at University of Akron School of Law is $25,113 for Ohio residents and $25,213 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 6.19% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Ohio is $26,602 for Ohio residents and $30,056 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 University of Akron School of Law is cheaper than the average tuition & fees of Ohio law schools.
The next table shows the University of Akron School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Ohio 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
University of Akron School of Law$24,214$24,314$23,744$23,744$25,113$25,213
Ohio Law Schools$26,602$30,056 $26,602$30,056-
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 153 and the average GPA is 3.39 at University of Akron School of Law.
The LSAT score of University of Akron School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of Ohio law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of University of Akron School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of Ohio 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
University of Akron School of LawOhio Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile151150152155
50th percentile153153155158
75th percentile157156158161
GPA distribution
University of Akron School of LawOhio Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Full-timePart-time
25th percentile3.063.023.233.27
50th percentile3.433.23.523.54
75th percentile3.673.493.743.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 681 students have applied to University of Akron School of Law. Among them, 406 students have accepted to admit and 161 have enrolled into University of Akron School of LawThe acceptance rate is 59.62% and the yield is 40%.
The acceptance rate of University of Akron School of Law is higher than the acceptance rate of Ohio law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at University of Akron School of Law.
Admission Statistics
University of Akron School of LawOhio Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants6818,692475,703
Admitted4063,667135,643
Enrolled1611,29040,338
Acceptance Rate59.62%46.75%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)39.66%39.15%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 420 students enrolled to University of Akron School of Law. Among them 416 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 4 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 161 students newly joined to to University of Akron School of Law. By gender, there are 82 men , 81 women, and 1 other/unknown gender first-time students at University of Akron School of Law. By attending status, 128 students enrolled as full-time and 36 students enrolled as part-time status.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment428420
JD Enrollment416416
Non-JD Enrollment124
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total1108724 16112736
Men595116 846517
Women44368 816219
Other000 110

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 72.8% where 125 students took the exam and 91 students passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than average pass rate of Ohio law schools (83.65%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates128153
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total120125
New Graduates8794
Prior Year Graduates3331
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers4159
Exam Passer9791
Exam Pass Rate80.83%72.8%
Ohio Pass Rate79.57%83.65%

Law Schools in Ohio

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