University of Michigan Law School

The law school of University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, known as University of Michigan Law School, is a Public, 4 years school in Ann Arbor, MI. Total 1,012 students are attending the law school and 272 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 171 and the average GPA is 3.84. The law school tuition & fees at University of Michigan Law School is $67,098.

  • LSAT Average: 171
  • 2022 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $67,098
  • Acceptance Rate: 10.65%
  • Student Population: 1,012
  • First-Year Student: 272

2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

The 2021-2022 tuition & fees at University of Michigan Law School is $64,098 for Michigan residents and $67,098 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 3.46% compared to last year. The average living costs besides tuition & fees is $17,150 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 Michigan is $47,543 for Michigan residents and $48,758 for out-of-state students. For all laws schools in United States, the average law school tuition & fees is $38,162 for State residents and $43,641 for out-of-state students.
The tuition & fees of University of Michigan Law School is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Michigan law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the University of Michigan Law School tuition & fees and compare it to the Michigan law schools and all U.S. Law schools.
Law School Tuition & Fees
20212022
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
University of Michigan Law School$61,854$64,854$64,098$67,098
Michigan Law Schools$47,543$48,758 $47,543$48,758
All U.S. Law Schools$38,035$43,389 $38,162$43,641

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 171 and the average GPA is 3.84 at University of Michigan Law School.
The LSAT score of University of Michigan Law School is higher than the average LSAT score of Michigan law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The undergraduate GPA of University of Michigan Law School is higher than the average LSAT score of Michigan 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 Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile166154155
50th percentile171158158
75th percentile172161161
GPA distribution
University of Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.613.213.27
50th percentile3.843.503.55
75th percentile3.933.673.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 7,693 students have applied to University of Michigan Law School. Among them, 819 students have accepted to admit and 272 have enrolled into University of Michigan Law SchoolThe acceptance rate is 10.65% and the yield is 33%.
The acceptance rate of University of Michigan Law School is lower than the acceptance rate of Michigan 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 Michigan Law School.
Admission Statistics
University of Michigan Law SchoolMichigan Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants7,69312,504472,661
Admitted8193,048133,801
Enrolled2721,02739,745
Acceptance Rate10.65%38.63%39.89%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)33.21%34.72%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,012 students enrolled to University of Michigan Law School. Among them 964 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 48 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 272 students newly joined to to University of Michigan Law School. By gender, there are 156 men , 153 women, and 6 other/unknown gender first-time students at University of Michigan Law School. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of Michigan Law School.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment1,0801,012
JD Enrollment1,024964
Non-JD Enrollment5648
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total294272
Men143156
Women172153
Other36

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 93.65% where 315 students took the exam and 295 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Michigan law schools (80.13%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates314258
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total304315
New Graduates227237
Prior Year Graduates7777
Early Takers01
No Exam Takers8011
Exam Passer290295
Exam Pass Rate95.39%93.65%
Michigan Pass Rate77.18%80.13%

Law Schools in Michigan

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