Georgetown University Law Center Overview

Founded in 1870, Georgetown University Law Center is a Private (not-for-profit) located in Washington, DC. Georgetown University Law Center is ranked 13rd in Best Law Schools, 1st in Largest Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces Georgetown University Law Center with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at Georgetown University Law Center is 168 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at Georgetown University Law Center is 3.78 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at Georgetown University Law Center is $64,548 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at Georgetown University Law Center is 19.54% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 2,795 law school students have enrolled to Georgetown University Law Center.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at Georgetown University Law Center is 92.67% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at Georgetown University Law Center is $64,548. The law school tuition has increased by 3.70% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $57,928. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $53,591.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $19,022 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment).

Georgetown University Law Center 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

Georgetown University Law Center 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Law School Tuition & Fees$62,244$64,548
Undergraduate Program$54,104$56,058
Graduate Program$50,012$51,790
On-campus Living Costs$18,536$19,022

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of Georgetown University Law Center is 168. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of Georgetown University Law Center is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.78 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

Georgetown University Law Center 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile168169
50th Percentile167168
25th Percentile163163
GPA
75th Percentile3.93.89
50th Percentile3.83.78
25th Percentile3.563.55

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at Georgetown University Law Center is 19.54% where 10,366 applicants have applied to and 2,026 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Georgetown University Law Center is much lower (extremely 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 27.20% where 551 students finally enrolled out of 2,026 admitted students. The yield Georgetown University Law Center is average compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

Georgetown University Law Center2020 Admission Statistics Table

Georgetown University Law Center 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants10,09310,366
Admitted2,1432,026
Enrolled559551
Acceptance Rate21.23%19.54%
Yield26.08%27.20%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,795 law school students have enrolled to Georgetown University Law Center. 2,008 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 787 students enrolled in Non-JD program. For Non-JD program students, 133 students have enrolled through distance learning.
573 first-time students have enrolled in Georgetown University Law Center. By gender, 270 male , 299 female, and 4 other/unknown gender first-time students newly enrolled in Georgetown University Law Center. With 22 pre-admitted students, there are 573 first-time law school Students at Georgetown University Law Center.

Georgetown University Law Center2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
Total Enrollment2,7542,795
JD Enrollment2,0132,008
Non-JD Enrollment741787
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)108133
2020 First-year Student Population Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total58152852 57351554
Men23421129 25823733
Women34031723 29927821
Other110 431

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Georgetown University Law Center, the bar exam pass rate is 92.67% - 696 students have taken and 645 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than District of Columbia average bar exam pass rate (76.99%).

Georgetown University Law Center Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Georgetown University Law Center
20192020
Number of Graduates628660
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total665696
New Graduates578602
Prior Year Graduates8786
Early Exam Takers08
No Exam Takers2421
Exam Passer600645
Exam Pass Rate90.22%92.67%
District of Columbia Pass Rate73.25%76.99%
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