Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Vanderbilt University Law School is $60,050. The law school tuition has increased by 4.51% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $56,966. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $52,162.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $21,378 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment).
Vanderbilt University Law School 2021 Tuition & Fees
20202021
Law School Tuition & Fees$57,458$60,050
Undergraduate Program$54,158$56,966
Graduate Program$50,624$52,162
On-campus Living Costs$20,692$21,378

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Vanderbilt University Law School is 169. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Vanderbilt University Law School's LSAT score is higher (competitive score) (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.89, which is the higher (competitive score) of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Vanderbilt University Law School 2021 LSAT and GPA
201920202021
LSAT
75th Percentile168168170
50th Percentile167167169
25th Percentile161162165
GPA
75th Percentile3.873.873.95
50th Percentile3.83.83.89
25th Percentile3.613.563.7

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Vanderbilt University Law School is 14.3% where 6,884 applicants have applied to and 981 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Vanderbilt University Law School is much lower (extremely difficult 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 15.2% where 149 students finally enrolled out of 981 admitted students. The yield Vanderbilt University Law School is much lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
Vanderbilt University Law School 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
201920202021
Applicants5,1435,2946,884
Admitted1,2171,160981
Enrolled177168149
Acceptance Rate23.7%21.9%14.3%
Yield14.5%14.5%15.2%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2021-2022, total 552 law school students have enrolled to Vanderbilt University Law School. 544 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 8 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
154 first-time students have enrolled in Vanderbilt University Law School. By gender, 72 male and 82 female first-time students newly enrolled in Vanderbilt University Law School. With 5 pre-admitted students, there are 154 first-time law school Students at Vanderbilt University Law School.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Vanderbilt University Law School
201920202021
Total Enrollment644615552
JD Enrollment577557544
Non-JD Enrollment67588
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)---
2021 First-year Student Population Vanderbilt University Law School
20202021
Total174154
Men9072
Women8482

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Vanderbilt University Law School, the bar exam pass rate is 92.55% - 161 students have taken and 149 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Tennessee average bar exam pass rate (78.69%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Vanderbilt University Law School
201920202021
Number of Graduates179209182
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total180205161
New Graduates170197155
Prior Year Graduates1085
Early Exam Takers001
No Exam Takers81020
Exam Passer169193149
Exam Pass Rate93.89%94.15%92.55%
Tennessee Pass Rate75.31%77.27%78.69%