University of Texas School of Law

The law school of The University of Texas at Austin, known as University of Texas School of Law, is a Public, 4 years school in Austin, TX. Total 1,015 students are attending the law school and 399 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 169 and the average GPA is 3.80. The law school tuition & fees at University of Texas School of Law is $54,096.

  • LSAT Average: 169
  • 2023 Law School Tuition & Fees (JD): $54,096
  • Acceptance Rate: 15.24%
  • Student Population: 1,015
  • First-Year Student: 399

2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

The 2022-2023 tuition & fees at University of Texas School of Law is $36,429 for Texas residents and $54,096 for out-of-state students. The tuition increased by 4.48% compared to last year.
The average tuition & fees of law schools in Texas is $32,383 for Texas residents and $37,995 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 Texas School of Law is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Texas law schools, as well as costs of all law schools in United States.
The next table shows the University of Texas School of Law tuition & fees and compare it to the Texas 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 Texas School of Law$34,868$51,774$34,868$51,774$36,429$54,096
Texas Law Schools$32,383$37,995 $32,383$37,995-
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 169 and the average GPA is 3.8 at University of Texas School of Law.
The LSAT score of University of Texas School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Texas law schools, as well as all law schools in United States.
The undergraduate GPA of University of Texas School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Texas 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 Texas School of LawTexas Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile167155155
50th percentile169158158
75th percentile170160161
GPA distribution
University of Texas School of LawTexas Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.673.213.27
50th percentile3.83.533.54
75th percentile3.93.723.74

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 7,679 students have applied to University of Texas School of Law. Among them, 1,170 students have accepted to admit and 399 have enrolled into University of Texas School of LawThe acceptance rate is 15.24% and the yield is 34%.
The acceptance rate of University of Texas School of Law is lower than the acceptance rate of Texas 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 Texas School of Law.
Admission Statistics
University of Texas School of LawTexas Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants7,67928,460475,703
Admitted1,1707,881135,643
Enrolled3992,34540,338
Acceptance Rate15.24%32.34%40.11%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)34.10%30.69%32.70%

Law School Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,015 students enrolled to University of Texas School of Law. Among them 1,001 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 14 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 399 students newly joined to to University of Texas School of Law. By gender, there are 178 men and 239 women first-time students at University of Texas School of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of Texas School of Law.
Student Population
20202021
Total Enrollment1,0251,015
JD Enrollment9851,001
Non-JD Enrollment4014
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)0-1
First-year Student Population
20202021
Total280399
Men152178
Women136239

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 95.05% where 283 students took the exam and 269 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Texas law schools (78.82%).
Bar Exam Pass Rate
20202021
Number of Graduates304323
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total298283
New Graduates282267
Prior Year Graduates1613
Early Takers03
No Exam Takers1246
Exam Passer278269
Exam Pass Rate93.29%95.05%
Texas Pass Rate77.1%78.82%

Law Schools in Texas

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