Emory University School of Law Overview

Founded in 1916, Emory University School of Law is a Private (not-for-profit) located in Atlanta, GA. Emory University School of Law is ranked 28th in Best Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces Emory University School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at Emory University School of Law is 165 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at Emory University School of Law is 3.8 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at Emory University School of Law is $58,842 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at Emory University School of Law is 31.00% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 1,055 law school students have enrolled to Emory University School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at Emory University School of Law is 82.82% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at Emory University School of Law is $58,842. The law school tuition has increased by 3.00% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $53,868. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $44,676.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $17,576 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $17,576 when a student lives off campus.

Emory University School of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

Emory University School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Law School Tuition & Fees$57,128$58,842
Undergraduate Program$51,306$53,804
Graduate Program$42,628$43,642
On-campus Living Costs$16,972$17,576
Off-campus Living Costs$16,972$17,576

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of Emory University School of Law is 165. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of Emory University School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.8 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

Emory University School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile166166
50th Percentile165165
25th Percentile158158
GPA
75th Percentile3.913.9
50th Percentile3.793.8
25th Percentile3.513.43

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at Emory University School of Law is 31.00% where 4,316 applicants have applied to and 1,338 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Emory University School of Law is lower (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 17.94% where 240 students finally enrolled out of 1,338 admitted students. The yield Emory University School of Law is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

Emory University School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

Emory University School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants4,5704,316
Admitted1,3551,338
Enrolled265240
Acceptance Rate29.65%31.00%
Yield19.56%17.94%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 1,055 law school students have enrolled to Emory University School of Law. 817 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 238 students enrolled in Non-JD program. For Non-JD program students, 50 students have enrolled through distance learning.
245 first-time students have enrolled in Emory University School of Law. By gender, 113 male and 132 female first-time students newly enrolled in Emory University School of Law. With 5 pre-admitted students, there are 245 first-time law school Students at Emory University School of Law.

Emory University School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at Emory University School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment1,1261,055
JD Enrollment864817
Non-JD Enrollment262238
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)2950
2020 First-year Student Population Emory University School of Law
20192020
Total269245
Men112113
Women157132

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Emory University School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 82.82% - 291 students have taken and 241 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Georgia average bar exam pass rate (72.02%).

Emory University School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Emory University School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates309307
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total285291
New Graduates267270
Prior Year Graduates1821
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers1637
Exam Passer234241
Exam Pass Rate82.11%82.82%
Georgia Pass Rate72.91%72.02%
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