University of Texas School of Law Overview

Founded in 1883, University of Texas School of Law is a Public located in Austin, TX. University of Texas School of Law is ranked 10th in Best Law Schools, 8th in Lowest Acceptance Rate, 5th in Public Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces University of Texas School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at University of Texas School of Law is 168 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at University of Texas School of Law is 3.72 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at University of Texas School of Law is $51,774 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at University of Texas School of Law is 17.53% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 1,025 law school students have enrolled to University of Texas School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at University of Texas School of Law is 93.29% 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 Texas School of Law is $34,868 for Texas residents and $51,774 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 2.00% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $11,448 for Texas residents and $40,032 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $12,028 for Texas residents and $22,886 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $16,204 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $16,204 when a student lives off campus.

University of Texas School of Law 2020 Tuition & other Costs Table

University of Texas School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Texas ResidentsOut-of-StateTexas ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$34,184$50,758$34,868$51,774
Undergraduate Program$10,610$37,580$10,824$38,326
Graduate Program$11,742$22,564$11,998$22,966
On-campus Living Costs$15,196$16,204
Off-campus Living Costs$15,196$16,204

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of University of Texas School of Law is 168. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of University of Texas School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.72 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

University of Texas School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile168169
50th Percentile167168
25th Percentile160165
GPA
75th Percentile3.883.89
50th Percentile3.743.72
25th Percentile3.473.48

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at University of Texas School of Law is 17.53% where 5,803 applicants have applied to and 1,017 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at University of Texas School of Law 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 27.53% where 280 students finally enrolled out of 1,017 admitted students. The yield University of Texas School of Law is average compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

University of Texas School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

University of Texas School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants5,5805,803
Admitted1,1691,017
Enrolled372280
Acceptance Rate20.95%17.53%
Yield31.82%27.53%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 1,025 law school students have enrolled to University of Texas School of Law. 985 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 40 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
288 first-time students have enrolled in University of Texas School of Law. By gender, 152 male and 136 female first-time students newly enrolled in University of Texas School of Law. With 8 pre-admitted students, there are 288 first-time law school Students at University of Texas School of Law.

University of Texas School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at University of Texas School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment1,0921,025
JD Enrollment1,043985
Non-JD Enrollment4940
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population University of Texas School of Law
20192020
Total377288
Men204152
Women173136

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at University of Texas School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 93.29% - 298 students have taken and 278 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Texas average bar exam pass rate (77.1%).

University of Texas School of Law Graduation and Bar Exam Information Table

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at University of Texas School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates278304
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total274298
New Graduates255282
Prior Year Graduates1916
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers1612
Exam Passer249278
Exam Pass Rate90.88%93.29%
Texas Pass Rate73.24%77.1%
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