Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Boston University School of Law is $56,982. The law school tuition has increased by 3.46% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $59,816. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $59,418.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $18,790 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment) and $18,790 when a student lives off campus.
Boston University School of Law 2021 Tuition & Fees
20202021
Law School Tuition & Fees$55,076$56,982
Undergraduate Program$58,072$59,816
Graduate Program$57,666$59,418
On-campus Living Costs$18,590$18,790
Off-campus Living Costs$18,590$18,790

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Boston University School of Law is 169. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Boston University School of Law's LSAT score is higher (competitive score) (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.77, which is the higher (competitive score) of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Boston University School of Law 2021 LSAT and GPA
201920202021
LSAT
75th Percentile167168171
50th Percentile166166169
25th Percentile160161165
GPA
75th Percentile3.843.863.87
50th Percentile3.743.783.77
25th Percentile3.493.563.53

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Boston University School of Law is 18.3% where 8,221 applicants have applied to and 1,507 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Boston University School of Law is much lower (extremely difficult to get in) compared to other law schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 39.9%).
The Yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 20.5% where 309 students finally enrolled out of 1,507 admitted students. The yield Boston University School of Law is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
Boston University School of Law 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
201920202021
Applicants5,8765,8128,221
Admitted1,5201,3451,507
Enrolled280223309
Acceptance Rate25.9%23.1%18.3%
Yield18.4%16.6%20.5%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,061 law school students have enrolled to Boston University School of Law. 796 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 265 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
318 first-time students have enrolled in Boston University School of Law. By gender, 143 male and 175 female first-time students newly enrolled in Boston University School of Law. With 9 pre-admitted students, there are 318 first-time law school Students at Boston University School of Law.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Boston University School of Law
201920202021
Total Enrollment1,1651,1221,061
JD Enrollment769742796
Non-JD Enrollment396380265
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)116106-
2021 First-year Student Population Boston University School of Law
20202021
Total231318
Men107143
Women124175

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Boston University School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 94.5% - 218 students have taken and 206 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Massachusetts average bar exam pass rate (82.95%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Boston University School of Law
201920202021
Number of Graduates227254227
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total224250218
New Graduates218245208
Prior Year Graduates659
Early Exam Takers001
No Exam Takers9917
Exam Passer205229206
Exam Pass Rate91.52%91.6%94.5%
Massachusetts Pass Rate77.15%80.73%82.95%

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