The University of Alabama School of Law Overview

Founded in 1872, The University of Alabama School of Law is a Public located in Tuscaloosa, AL. The University of Alabama School of Law is ranked 32nd in Best Law Schools, 8th in Public Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces The University of Alabama School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at The University of Alabama School of Law is 164 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at The University of Alabama School of Law is 3.91 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at The University of Alabama School of Law is $43,060 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at The University of Alabama School of Law is 32.78% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 452 law school students have enrolled to The University of Alabama School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at The University of Alabama School of Law is 93.65% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at The University of Alabama School of Law is $23,610 for Alabama residents and $43,060 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 2.84% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $11,620 for Alabama residents and $31,090 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $11,470 for Alabama residents and $30,940 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $18,236 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $18,236 when a student lives off campus.

The University of Alabama School of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

The University of Alabama School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-StateAlabama ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$23,610$41,870$23,610$43,060
Undergraduate Program$10,780$29,230$10,780$30,250
Graduate Program$10,780$29,230$10,780$30,250
On-campus Living Costs$17,892$18,236
Off-campus Living Costs$17,892$18,236

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of The University of Alabama School of Law is 164. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of The University of Alabama School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.91 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

The University of Alabama School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile165166
50th Percentile164164
25th Percentile157157
GPA
75th Percentile3.954
50th Percentile3.883.91
25th Percentile3.423.54

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at The University of Alabama School of Law is 32.78% where 1,446 applicants have applied to and 474 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at The University of Alabama 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 27.85% where 132 students finally enrolled out of 474 admitted students. The yield The University of Alabama School of Law is average compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

The University of Alabama School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

The University of Alabama School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants1,5261,446
Admitted474474
Enrolled116132
Acceptance Rate31.06%32.78%
Yield24.47%27.85%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 452 law school students have enrolled to The University of Alabama School of Law. 379 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 73 students enrolled in Non-JD program. For Non-JD program students, 64 students have enrolled through distance learning.
135 first-time students have enrolled in The University of Alabama School of Law. By gender, 63 male , 71 female, and 1 other/unknown gender first-time students newly enrolled in The University of Alabama School of Law. With 3 pre-admitted students, there are 135 first-time law school Students at The University of Alabama School of Law.

The University of Alabama School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at The University of Alabama School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment453452
JD Enrollment381379
Non-JD Enrollment7273
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)6364
2020 First-year Student Population The University of Alabama School of Law
20192020
Total117135
Men6263
Women5571
Other01

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at The University of Alabama School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 93.65% - 126 students have taken and 118 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Alabama average bar exam pass rate (81.72%).

The University of Alabama School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at The University of Alabama School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates137131
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total131126
New Graduates123118
Prior Year Graduates88
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers1410
Exam Passer115118
Exam Pass Rate87.79%93.65%
Alabama Pass Rate76.83%81.72%
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