University of Maine School of Law

University of Maine School of Law is a Public, 4 years school in Orono, ME. Total 266 students are attending the law school and 88 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 158 and the average GPA is 3.57. The law school tuition & fees at University of Maine School of Law is $36,580.

  • LSAT Average: 158
  • 2022 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $36,580
  • LLM Tuition & Fees: $37,650
  • Acceptance Rate: 52.28%
  • Student Population: 266
  • First-Year Student: 88

2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

The 2021-2022 tuition & fees at University of Maine School of Law is $25,090 for Maine residents and $36,580 for out-of-state students. The average living costs besides tuition & fees is $17,660 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 Maine is - for Maine residents and - 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 Maine School of Law is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Maine law schools.
The next table shows the University of Maine School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Maine law schools and all U.S. Law schools.
Law School Tuition & Fees
20212022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
University of Maine School of Law--$25,090$36,580
Maine Law Schools-- --
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 158 and the average GPA is 3.57 at University of Maine School of Law.
The undergraduate GPA of University of Maine School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Maine 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
University of Maine School of LawMaine Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile154154155
50th percentile158158158
75th percentile161161161
GPA distribution
University of Maine School of LawMaine Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.243.243.27
50th percentile3.573.573.54
75th percentile3.793.793.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 658 students have applied to University of Maine School of Law. Among them, 344 students have accepted to admit and 88 have enrolled into University of Maine School of LawThe acceptance rate is 52.28% and the yield is 26%.
The acceptance rate of University of Maine School of Law is higher than the acceptance rate of Maine law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at University of Maine School of Law.
Admission Statistics
University of Maine School of LawMaine Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants658658475,703
Admitted344344135,643
Enrolled888840,338
Acceptance Rate52.28%52.28%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)25.58%25.58%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 266 students enrolled to University of Maine School of Law. Among them 258 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 8 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 88 students newly joined to to University of Maine School of Law. By gender, there are 33 men and 58 women first-time students at University of Maine School of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of Maine School of Law.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment273266
JD Enrollment253258
Non-JD Enrollment208
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total8388
Men4833
Women4358

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 84.62% where 65 students took the exam and 55 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Maine law schools (83.65%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates7676
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total7065
New Graduates6558
Prior Year Graduates56
Early Takers01
No Exam Takers1117
Exam Passer4155
Exam Pass Rate58.57%84.62%
Maine Pass Rate58.29%83.65%

Law Schools in Maine

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