Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Southern University Law Center is $17,314 for Louisiana residents and $29,914 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 24.96% from last year.
Southern University Law Center 2021 Tuition & Fees
20202021
Louisiana ResidentsOut-of-StateLouisiana ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$16,490$23,938$17,314$29,914

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Southern University Law Center is 146. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Southern University Law Center's LSAT score is lower (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.03, which is the lower of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Southern University Law Center 2021 LSAT and GPA
201920202021
LSAT
75th Percentile146147148
50th Percentile144145146
25th Percentile142142144
GPA
75th Percentile3.133.313.39
50th Percentile2.832.993.03
25th Percentile2.552.682.72

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Southern University Law Center is 53.9% where 1,129 applicants have applied to and 609 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Southern University Law Center is much higher (very easy 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 55.0% where 335 students finally enrolled out of 609 admitted students. The yield Southern University Law Center is much higher (highly eager to enroll) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
Southern University Law Center 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
201920202021
Applicants7488221,129
Admitted493499609
Enrolled234230335
Acceptance Rate65.9%60.7%53.9%
Yield47.5%46.1%55.0%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2020-2021, total 715 law school students have enrolled to Southern University Law Center. All students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor Degree) program .
340 first-time students have enrolled in Southern University Law Center. By gender, 143 male , 197 female, and 3 other/unknown gender first-time students newly enrolled in Southern University Law Center. With 5 pre-admitted students, there are 340 first-time law school Students at Southern University Law Center.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Southern University Law Center
201920202021
Total Enrollment622669715
JD Enrollment622669715
Non-JD Enrollment000
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)---
2021 First-year Student Population Southern University Law Center
20202021
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total24114893 34025684
Men1084934 16711330
Women1589959 19714354
Other000 330

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Southern University Law Center, the bar exam pass rate is 41.66% - 12 students have taken and 5 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than Louisiana average bar exam pass rate (76.99%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Southern University Law Center
201920202021
Number of Graduates172150138
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total12813612
New Graduates878712
Prior Year Graduates41490
Early Exam Takers000
No Exam Takers8563119
Exam Passer77865
Exam Pass Rate60.16%63.24%41.66%
Louisiana Pass Rate75.73%74.09%76.99%

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