University of Washington School of Law Overview

Founded in 1889, University of Washington School of Law is a Public located in Seattle, WA. University of Washington School of Law is ranked 34th in Best Law Schools. Next statements briefly introduces University of Washington School of Law with key academic facts.
  • The average LSAT Score of enrolled students at University of Washington School of Law is 162 where the average LSAT score of all law schools is 156.
  • The average GPA of enrolled students at University of Washington School of Law is 3.68 where the average GPA score of all law schools is 3.47.
  • The law school tuition at University of Washington School of Law is $48,588 where the average law school tuition is $43,395.
  • The acceptance rate at University of Washington School of Law is 27.83% where the average acceptance rate of all law school is 45.03%.
  • Total 638 law school students have enrolled to University of Washington School of Law.
  • The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) at University of Washington School of Law is 84.35% 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 Washington School of Law is $37,050 for Washington residents and $48,588 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 2.96% from last year. The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at is $11,745 for Washington residents and $39,114 for out-of-state students. The graduate schools tuition & fees other than law school is $17,394 for Washington residents and $30,294 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $16,029 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school owned apartment) and $16,029 when a student lives off campus.

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

University of Washington School of Law 2020 Tuition & Fees
20192020
Washington ResidentsOut-of-StateWashington ResidentsOut-of-State
Law School Tuition & Fees$35,988$47,190$37,050$48,588
Undergraduate Program$11,207$36,588$11,465$38,166
Graduate Program$16,590$28,881$19,293$33,534
On-campus Living Costs$15,531$16,029
Off-campus Living Costs$15,531$16,029

2020 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2020 average LSAT score of University of Washington School of Law is 162. Compare to the average LSAT of all law schools, the LSAT score of University of Washington School of Law is average (the average is 156).
The average GPA is 3.68 and it is average compare to other law schools (the average is 3.47).

2020 Law School Admission Scores Table

University of Washington School of Law 2020 LSAT and GPA
20192020
LSAT
75th Percentile165164
50th Percentile163162
25th Percentile158158
GPA
75th Percentile3.83.79
50th Percentile3.693.68
25th Percentile3.443.5

2020 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2020 acceptance rate at University of Washington School of Law is 27.83% where 2,555 applicants have applied to and 711 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at University of Washington 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 22.22% where 158 students finally enrolled out of 711 admitted students. The yield University of Washington School of Law is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 45.03%).

University of Washington School of Law2020 Admission Statistics Table

University of Washington School of Law 2020 Acceptance Rate and Yield
20192020
Applicants2,9462,555
Admitted778711
Enrolled169158
Acceptance Rate26.41%27.83%
Yield21.72%22.22%

2020 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2019-2020, total 638 law school students have enrolled to University of Washington School of Law. 493 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 145 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
164 first-time students have enrolled in University of Washington School of Law. By gender, 61 male , 98 female, and 5 other/unknown gender first-time students newly enrolled in University of Washington School of Law. With 6 pre-admitted students, there are 164 first-time law school Students at University of Washington School of Law.

University of Washington School of Law2020 Student Population Table

Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2020 Student Population at University of Washington School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment700638
JD Enrollment492493
Non-JD Enrollment208145
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2020 First-year Student Population University of Washington School of Law
20192020
Total174164
Men6661
Women10698
Other25

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at University of Washington School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 84.35% - 147 students have taken and 124 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Washington average bar exam pass rate (75.78%).

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

2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate at University of Washington School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates174155
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total167147
New Graduates161137
Prior Year Graduates610
Early Exam Takers00
No Exam Takers1318
Exam Passer152124
Exam Pass Rate91.02%84.35%
Washington Pass Rate76.43%75.78%
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