University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law

The law school of University of Nebraska-Lincoln, known as University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law, is a Public, 4 years school in Lincoln, NE. Total 464 students are attending the law school and 158 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 158 and the average GPA is 3.64. The law school tuition & fees at University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law is $36,288.

  • LSAT Average: 158
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $36,288
  • Acceptance Rate: 62.61%
  • Student Population: 464
  • First-Year Student: 158

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law is $15,648 for Nebraska residents and $36,288 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 0.18% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Nebraska is $28,394 for Nebraska residents and $38,279 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 Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law is cheaper than the average tuition & fees of Nebraska law schools.
The next table shows the University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Nebraska 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 Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law$15,554$36,194$15,582$36,222$15,648$36,288
Nebraska Law Schools$28,394$38,279 $28,394$38,279-
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 3.64 at University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law.
The LSAT score of University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Nebraska law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Nebraska 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 Nebraska - Lincoln College of LawNebraska Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile155153155
50th percentile158156158
75th percentile161159161
GPA distribution
University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of LawNebraska Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.383.213.27
50th percentile3.643.523.54
75th percentile3.953.853.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 797 students have applied to University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law. Among them, 499 students have accepted to admit and 158 have enrolled into University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of LawThe acceptance rate is 62.61% and the yield is 32%.
The acceptance rate of University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law is lower than the acceptance rate of Nebraska law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law.
Admission Statistics
University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of LawNebraska Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants7971,490475,703
Admitted499959135,643
Enrolled15830440,338
Acceptance Rate62.61%64.49%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)31.66%31.70%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 464 students enrolled to University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law. Among them 438 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 26 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 158 students newly joined to to University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law. By gender, there are 84 men and 80 women first-time students at University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Law.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment410464
JD Enrollment391438
Non-JD Enrollment1926
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)6-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total142158
Men6384
Women8380

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 91.17% where 102 students took the exam and 93 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Nebraska law schools (0%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates117118
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total115102
New Graduates105100
Prior Year Graduates102
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers1218
Exam Passer10193
Exam Pass Rate87.83%91.17%
Nebraska Pass Rate81.52%0%

Law Schools in Nebraska

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