City University of New York School of Law

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City University of New York School of Law Overview

Founded in 1983, City University of New York School of Law is a Public located in Long Island City, NY. Next statements briefly introduces City University of New York School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at City University of New York School of Law is 154 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at City University of New York School of Law is 3.36 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at City University of New York School of Law is $26,204 where the average law school tuition is $43,399.
  • The acceptance rate at City University of New York School of Law is 37.72% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 622 law school students have enrolled to City University of New York School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at City University of New York School of Law is 75.00% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.64%.
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2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at City University of New York School of Law is $16,014 for New York residents and $26,204 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 2.91% from last year.

City University of New York School of Law2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

City University of New York School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
New York ResidentsOut-of-StateNew York ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$15,564$25,464$16,014$26,204
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2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of City University of New York School of Law is 154. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of City University of New York School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.36 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

City University of New York School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile158158
50th Percentile154154
25th Percentile150151
GPA
75th Percentile3.583.63
50th Percentile3.283.36
25th Percentile3.013.11

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at City University of New York School of Law is 37.72% where 1,649 applicants have applied to and 622 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at City University of New York School of Law is slightly lower than average (relatively difficult to get in) compared to other law schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 45.03%).
The Yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 33.92% where 211 students finally enrolled out of 622 admitted students. The yield City University of New York School of Law is average compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

City University of New York School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

City University of New York School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants1,6061,649
Admitted612622
Enrolled205211
Acceptance Rate38.11%37.72%
Yield33.50%33.92%
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2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 622 law school students have enrolled to City University of New York School of Law. All students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor Degree) program .
211 first-time students have enrolled in City University of New York School of Law. By gender, 75 male , 138 female, and 8 other/unknown gender first-time students newly enrolled in City University of New York School of Law. With 10 pre-admitted students, there are 221 first-time law school Students at City University of New York School of Law.

City University of New York School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at City University of New York School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment578622
JD Enrollment578622
Non-JD Enrollment00
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population City University of New York School of Law
20192020
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total20514557 21114370
Men885625 934926
Women1218932 1389444
Other642 862

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at City University of New York School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 75% - 160 students have taken and 120 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than New York average bar exam pass rate (83.44%).

City University of New York School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at City University of New York School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates95165
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total92160
New Graduates91153
Prior Year Graduates14
Early Exam Takers03
No Exam Takers412
Exam Passer68120
Exam Pass Rate73.91%75%
New York Pass Rate80.56%83.44%
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