University of Colorado Boulder School of Law

University of Colorado Boulder School of Law is a Public, 4 years school in Boulder, CO. Total 547 students are attending the law school and 157 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 164 and the average GPA is 3.61. The law school tuition & fees at University of Colorado Boulder School of Law is $40,608.

  • LSAT Average: 164
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $40,608
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $35,784
  • Acceptance Rate: 27.69%
  • Student Population: 547
  • First-Year Student: 157

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at University of Colorado Boulder School of Law is $33,426 for Colorado residents and $40,608 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 2.36% compared to last year. The average living costs besides tuition & fees is $16,784 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 Colorado is $42,363 for Colorado residents and $45,756 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 Colorado Boulder School of Law is cheaper than the average tuition & fees of Colorado law schools.
The next table shows the University of Colorado Boulder School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Colorado 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 Colorado Boulder School of Law$31,770$38,556$32,749$39,673$33,426$40,608
Colorado Law Schools$42,363$45,756 $42,363$45,756-
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 164 and the average GPA is 3.61 at University of Colorado Boulder School of Law.
The LSAT score of University of Colorado Boulder School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Colorado law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The undergraduate GPA of University of Colorado Boulder School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of Colorado 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 Colorado Boulder School of LawColorado Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile160159155
50th percentile164162158
75th percentile166164161
GPA distribution
University of Colorado Boulder School of LawColorado Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.383.373.27
50th percentile3.613.623.54
75th percentile3.773.773.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 3,748 students have applied to University of Colorado Boulder School of Law. Among them, 1,038 students have accepted to admit and 157 have enrolled into University of Colorado Boulder School of LawThe acceptance rate is 27.69% and the yield is 15%.
The acceptance rate of University of Colorado Boulder School of Law is lower than the acceptance rate of Colorado law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at University of Colorado Boulder School of Law.
Admission Statistics
University of Colorado Boulder School of LawColorado Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants3,7486,438475,703
Admitted1,0382,051135,643
Enrolled15740040,338
Acceptance Rate27.69%32.68%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)15.13%19.56%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 547 students enrolled to University of Colorado Boulder School of Law. Among them 512 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 35 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 157 students newly joined to to University of Colorado Boulder School of Law. By gender, there are 77 men and 95 women first-time students at University of Colorado Boulder School of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of Colorado Boulder School of Law.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment556547
JD Enrollment526512
Non-JD Enrollment3035
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total175157
Men8077
Women9695

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 91.39% where 151 students took the exam and 138 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Colorado law schools (79.29%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates154182
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total152151
New Graduates140145
Prior Year Graduates126
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers1437
Exam Passer133138
Exam Pass Rate87.5%91.39%
Colorado Pass Rate76.54%79.29%

Law Schools in Colorado

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