University of St. Thomas School of Law

The law school of University of St Thomas, known as University of St. Thomas School of Law, is a Private, 4 years school in Saint Paul, MN. Total 529 students are attending the law school and 160 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 155 and the average GPA is 3.48. The law school tuition & fees at University of St. Thomas School of Law is $46,220.

  • LSAT Average: 155
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $46,220
  • Acceptance Rate: 63.64%
  • Student Population: 529
  • First-Year Student: 160

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at University of St. Thomas School of Law is $46,220 for law school students. The tuition increased by 1.98% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Minnesota is $37,126 for Minnesota residents and $40,078 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 St. Thomas School of Law is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Minnesota law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the University of St. Thomas School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Minnesota 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
University of St. Thomas School of Law$43,864$45,324$46,220
Minnesota Law Schools$40,078$40,078-
All U.S. Law Schools$43,389$43,395-

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 155 and the average GPA is 3.48 at University of St. Thomas School of Law.
The LSAT score of University of St. Thomas School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of Minnesota law schools.
The undergraduate GPA of University of St. Thomas School of Law is lower than the average LSAT score of Minnesota 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 St. Thomas School of LawMinnesota Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile151154155
50th percentile155158158
75th percentile159161161
GPA distribution
University of St. Thomas School of LawMinnesota Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.263.243.27
50th percentile3.483.523.54
75th percentile3.723.743.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 671 students have applied to University of St. Thomas School of Law. Among them, 427 students have accepted to admit and 160 have enrolled into University of St. Thomas School of LawThe acceptance rate is 63.64% and the yield is 37%.
The acceptance rate of University of St. Thomas School of Law is higher than the acceptance rate of Minnesota law schools.
The next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at University of St. Thomas School of Law.
Admission Statistics
University of St. Thomas School of LawMinnesota Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants6714,578475,703
Admitted4271,940135,643
Enrolled16077240,338
Acceptance Rate63.64%51.20%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)37.47%39.25%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 529 students enrolled to University of St. Thomas School of Law. Among them 482 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 47 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 160 students newly joined to to University of St. Thomas School of Law. By gender, there are 62 men , 99 women, and 1 other/unknown gender first-time students at University of St. Thomas School of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of St. Thomas School of Law.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment530529
JD Enrollment451482
Non-JD Enrollment7947
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)24-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total153160
Men6362
Women9499
Other01

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 77.52% where 129 students took the exam and 100 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Minnesota law schools (0%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates132138
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total125129
New Graduates125129
Prior Year Graduates00
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers79
Exam Passer101100
Exam Pass Rate80.8%77.52%
Minnesota Pass Rate80.15%0%

Law Schools in Minnesota

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