Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Duke University School of Law is $67,318. The law school tuition has increased by 4.08% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $60,244. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $59,141.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $18,182 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment).
Duke University School of Law 2021 Tuition & Fees
20202021
Law School Tuition & Fees$64,682$67,318
Undergraduate Program$57,633$60,244
Graduate Program$59,140$59,141
On-campus Living Costs$18,002$18,182

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Duke University School of Law is 170. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Duke University School of Law's LSAT score is higher (competitive score) (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.82, which is the higher (competitive score) of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Duke University School of Law 2021 LSAT and GPA
201920202021
LSAT
75th Percentile170170172
50th Percentile169169170
25th Percentile167167167
GPA
75th Percentile3.873.873.91
50th Percentile3.783.783.82
25th Percentile3.663.653.7

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Duke University School of Law is 14.4% where 7,255 applicants have applied to and 1,048 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Duke 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 26.9% where 282 students finally enrolled out of 1,048 admitted students. The yield Duke University School of Law is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
Duke University School of Law 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
201920202021
Applicants5,5585,1257,255
Admitted1,1209691,048
Enrolled230214282
Acceptance Rate20.2%18.9%14.4%
Yield20.5%22.1%26.9%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2020-2021, total 848 law school students have enrolled to Duke University School of Law. 744 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 104 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
285 first-time students have enrolled in Duke University School of Law. By gender, 131 male and 157 female first-time students newly enrolled in Duke University School of Law. With 3 pre-admitted students, there are 285 first-time law school Students at Duke University School of Law.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Duke University School of Law
201920202021
Total Enrollment900898848
JD Enrollment682683744
Non-JD Enrollment218215104
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)---
2021 First-year Student Population Duke University School of Law
20202021
Total219285
Men89131
Women129157

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Duke University School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 97.46% - 197 students have taken and 192 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than North Carolina average bar exam pass rate (79.69%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Duke University School of Law
201920202021
Number of Graduates219223215
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total195217197
New Graduates194208188
Prior Year Graduates187
Early Exam Takers012
No Exam Takers21119
Exam Passer185212192
Exam Pass Rate94.87%97.7%97.46%
North Carolina Pass Rate74.82%78.98%79.69%