Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Fordham University School of Law is $62,652. The law school tuition has increased by 3.72% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $56,161. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $23,846.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $22,015 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment) and $15,358 when a student lives off campus.
Fordham University School of Law 2021 Tuition & Fees
20202021
Law School Tuition & Fees$60,406$62,652
Undergraduate Program$55,776$56,161
Graduate Program$23,846$23,846
On-campus Living Costs$22,015$22,015
Off-campus Living Costs$15,358$15,358

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Fordham University School of Law is 166. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Fordham University School of Law's LSAT score is average (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.7, which is the average of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Fordham University School of Law 2021 LSAT and GPA
201920202021
LSAT
75th Percentile166166168
50th Percentile164164166
25th Percentile161161164
GPA
75th Percentile3.73.763.8
50th Percentile3.63.643.7
25th Percentile3.383.433.51

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Fordham University School of Law is 17.7% where 7,882 applicants have applied to and 1,394 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Fordham 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 31.3% where 436 students finally enrolled out of 1,394 admitted students. The yield Fordham University School of Law is average compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
Fordham University School of Law 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
201920202021
Applicants5,3195,2857,882
Admitted1,3751,4401,394
Enrolled408408436
Acceptance Rate25.9%27.2%17.7%
Yield29.7%28.3%31.3%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2020-2021, total 1,754 law school students have enrolled to Fordham University School of Law. 1,332 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 422 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
454 first-time students have enrolled in Fordham University School of Law. By gender, 202 male and 251 female first-time students newly enrolled in Fordham University School of Law. With 18 pre-admitted students, there are 454 first-time law school Students at Fordham University School of Law.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Fordham University School of Law
201920202021
Total Enrollment1,5271,5021,754
JD Enrollment1,2451,2671,332
Non-JD Enrollment282235422
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)---
2021 First-year Student Population Fordham University School of Law
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total41635759 45440053
Men18816031 20717824
Women22519728 25122229

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Fordham University School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 90.02% - 381 students have taken and 343 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than New York average bar exam pass rate (85.26%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Fordham University School of Law
201920202021
Number of Graduates369373397
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total375377381
New Graduates347353357
Prior Year Graduates281512
Early Exam Takers0912
No Exam Takers222028
Exam Passer329337343
Exam Pass Rate87.74%89.39%90.02%
New York Pass Rate80.6%83.51%85.26%

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