Marshall-Wythe School of Law - William & Mary Overview

Founded in 1779, Marshall-Wythe School of Law - William & Mary is a Public located in Williamsburg, VA. Marshall-Wythe School of Law is ranked 33rd in Best Law Schools, 1st in Oldest Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces Marshall-Wythe School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at Marshall-Wythe School of Law is 163 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at Marshall-Wythe School of Law is 3.76 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at Marshall-Wythe School of Law is $44,000 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at Marshall-Wythe School of Law is 30.42% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 680 law school students have enrolled to Marshall-Wythe School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at Marshall-Wythe School of Law is 90.91% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at Marshall-Wythe School of Law - William & Mary is $35,000 for Virginia residents and $44,000 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 2.33% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $23,362 for Virginia residents and $46,854 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $16,440 for Virginia residents and $34,800 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $14,967 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $14,967 when a student lives off campus.

Marshall-Wythe School of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

Marshall-Wythe School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-StateVirginia ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$34,000$43,000$35,000$44,000
Undergraduate Program$21,830$45,272$22,922$46,854
Graduate Program$15,760$33,354$16,440$34,800
On-campus Living Costs$14,396$14,967
Off-campus Living Costs$14,901$14,967

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of Marshall-Wythe School of Law is 163. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of Marshall-Wythe School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.76 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

Marshall-Wythe School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile164164
50th Percentile162163
25th Percentile156159
GPA
75th Percentile3.93.89
50th Percentile3.763.76
25th Percentile3.43.46

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at Marshall-Wythe School of Law is 30.42% where 3,291 applicants have applied to and 1,001 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Marshall-Wythe 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 23.98% where 240 students finally enrolled out of 1,001 admitted students. The yield Marshall-Wythe School of Law is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

Marshall-Wythe School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

Marshall-Wythe School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants3,5793,291
Admitted1,2931,001
Enrolled192240
Acceptance Rate36.13%30.42%
Yield14.85%23.98%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 680 law school students have enrolled to Marshall-Wythe School of Law. 603 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 77 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
240 first-time students have enrolled in Marshall-Wythe School of Law. By gender, 118 male and 122 female first-time students newly enrolled in Marshall-Wythe School of Law.

Marshall-Wythe School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at Marshall-Wythe School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment667680
JD Enrollment611603
Non-JD Enrollment5677
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population Marshall-Wythe School of Law
20192020
Total193240
Men85118
Women108122

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Marshall-Wythe School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 90.91% - 209 students have taken and 190 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Virginia average bar exam pass rate (77.53%).

Marshall-Wythe School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Marshall-Wythe School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates185229
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total180209
New Graduates179207
Prior Year Graduates12
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers512
Exam Passer167190
Exam Pass Rate92.78%90.91%
Virginia Pass Rate75.79%77.53%
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