University of Virginia School of Law

The law school of University of Virginia-Main Campus, known as University of Virginia School of Law, is a Public, 4 years school in Charlottesville, VA. Total 1,012 students are attending the law school and 303 first-year students enrolled last year. Its average LSAT score submitted by enrolled students is 170 and the average GPA is 3.9. The law school tuition & fees at University of Virginia School of Law is $66,200.

  • LSAT Average: 170
  • Law School Tuition & Fees: $66,200
  • Law School Acceptance Rate: 14.69%
  • Law School Student Population: 1,012

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 5,645 students have applied to University of Virginia School of Law. Among them, 829 students have accepted to admit and 303 have enrolled into University of Virginia School of LawThe acceptance rate is 14.69% and the yield is 37%. The acceptance rate of University of Virginia School of Law is lower than the acceptance rate of Virginia law schools, as well as that of all law schools in United States.
Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at University of Virginia School of Law.
2020-2021 Admission Statistics
University of Virginia School of Law
University of Virginia School of LawVirginia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
Applicants5,64517,094375,348
Admitted8294,606132,806
Enrolled3031,17437,159
Acceptance Rate14.69%39.43%45.03%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)36.55%27.75%31.58%

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 170 and the average GPA is 3.9 at University of Virginia School of Law. The LSAT score of University of Virginia School of Law is higher than the average LSAT score of Virginia law schools, as well as that of all law schools in United States.
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.
2020-2021 LSAT scores distribution
University of Virginia School of Law
University of Virginia School of LawVirginia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile164154152
50th percentile170159156
75th percentile172161158
2020-2021 GPA distribution
University of Virginia School of Law
University of Virginia School of LawVirginia Law SchoolsAll Law Schools
25th percentile3.473.233.18
50th percentile3.93.583.45
75th percentile3.963.753.66

2020 University of Virginia School of Law Tuition & Fees

The 2020 tuition & fees at University of Virginia School of Law is $63,200 for Virginia residents and $66,200 for out-of-state students.The average living costs is $14,912 when a student lives on campus (i.e. dormitory or campus owned apartments) and $14,912 when a student lives off campus.
The average tuition & fees of Virginia law schools is $41,334 for Virginiaresidents and $44,758 for out-of-state students. For all laws schools in United States, the average law school tuition & fees is $38,079 for State residents and $43,393 for out-of-state students. The tuition & fees of University of Virginia School of Law is more expensive than the average tuition & fees of Virginia law schools, as well as that of all law schools in United States.
2020-2021 Law School Tuition & Fees
University of Virginia School of Law
20192020
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-StateVirginia ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$60,700$63,700$63,200$66,200
Average Tuition & fees (not law school)
Undergraduate$17,354$49,530$17,935$51,482
Graduate$18,848$30,342$19,528$31,402
Living Costs
On-Campus Living$14,490$14,912
Off-Campus Living$14,490$14,912

University of Virginia School of Law Student Population

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,012 students enrolled to University of Virginia School of Law. Among them 964 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 48 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 303 students newly joined to to University of Virginia School of Law. By gender, there are 184 men and 151 women first-time students at University of Virginia School of Law. All students enrolled as full-time status at University of Virginia School of Law.
2020-2021 Student Population
University of Virginia School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment9791,012
JD Enrollment923964
Non-JD Enrollment5648
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020-2021 First-year Student Population
University of Virginia School of Law
20192020
Total301303
Men178184
Women142151

University of Virginia School of Law Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 95.79% where 285 students took the exam and 273 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than average pass rate of Virginia law schools (77.69%).
2020-2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate
University of Virginia School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates299288
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total301285
New Graduates292280
Prior Year Graduates95
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers78
Exam Passer287273
Exam Pass Rate95.35%95.79%
Virginia Pass Rate74.46%77.69%

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