University of North Carolina School of Law Overview

Founded in 1845, University of North Carolina School of Law is a Public located in Chapel Hill, NC. University of North Carolina School of Law is ranked 44th in Best Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces University of North Carolina School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at University of North Carolina School of Law is 161 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at University of North Carolina School of Law is 3.63 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at University of North Carolina School of Law is $41,626 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at University of North Carolina School of Law is 33.87% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 600 law school students have enrolled to University of North Carolina School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at University of North Carolina School of Law is 92.50% where the average bar exam pass rate of all law school is 77.62%.

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 law school tuition at University of North Carolina School of Law is $24,480 for North Carolina residents and $41,626 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 2.02% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $8,980 for North Carolina residents and $36,159 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $12,522 for North Carolina residents and $30,248 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $14,276 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $14,276 when a student lives off campus.

University of North Carolina School of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

University of North Carolina School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-StateNorth Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$24,171$40,802$24,480$41,626
Undergraduate Program$8,987$35,170$8,980$36,159
Graduate Program$12,212$29,423$12,522$30,248
On-campus Living Costs$13,876$14,276
Off-campus Living Costs$13,876$14,276

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of University of North Carolina School of Law is 161. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of University of North Carolina School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.63 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

University of North Carolina School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile163162
50th Percentile161161
25th Percentile158158
GPA
75th Percentile3.753.77
50th Percentile3.593.63
25th Percentile3.363.46

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at University of North Carolina School of Law is 33.87% where 1,293 applicants have applied to and 438 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at University of North Carolina 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 41.78% where 183 students finally enrolled out of 438 admitted students. The yield University of North Carolina School of Law is higher (eager to enroll) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

University of North Carolina School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

University of North Carolina School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants1,3721,293
Admitted643438
Enrolled207183
Acceptance Rate46.87%33.87%
Yield32.19%41.78%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 600 law school students have enrolled to University of North Carolina School of Law. All students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor Degree) program .
186 first-time students have enrolled in University of North Carolina School of Law. By gender, 95 male and 91 female first-time students newly enrolled in University of North Carolina School of Law. With 3 pre-admitted students, there are 186 first-time law school Students at University of North Carolina School of Law.

University of North Carolina School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at University of North Carolina School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment621600
JD Enrollment621600
Non-JD Enrollment00
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population University of North Carolina School of Law
20192020
Total209186
Men9895
Women11191

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at University of North Carolina School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 92.5% - 200 students have taken and 185 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than North Carolina average bar exam pass rate (78.85%).

University of North Carolina School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at University of North Carolina School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates219208
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total206200
New Graduates204191
Prior Year Graduates29
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers1017
Exam Passer187185
Exam Pass Rate90.78%92.5%
North Carolina Pass Rate69.12%78.85%