Virginia Law Schools Comparison
Virginia Law School Overview
In Virginia, 8 law schools that are accredited by American Bar Association (ABA) are active for academic year 2019-2020.
Next list summarizes the law school information in Virginia.
- In Virginia, Liberty University School of Law is the oldest law school (founded in 2004) and Marshall-Wythe School of Law (William & Mary) is the second oldest law school, founded in 1779.
- The average tuition & fees of Virginia law schools is $44,758 and University of Virginia School of Law has the highest tuition & fees of $66,200 and Appalachian School of Law has the lowest tuition & fees of $35,700.
- The average LSAT score of Virginia law schools is 159 and University of Virginia School of Law has the highest LSAT score of 170 and Appalachian School of Law has the lowest score of 145.
- The average acceptance rate of Virginia law schools is 39.43% and University of Virginia School of Law has the tightest (lowest) rate of 15% and Regent University School of Law has the loosest (lowest) rate of 63%.
- The average law school population of Virginia law schools is 4,616 and University of Virginia School of Law has the most students of 1,012 and Appalachian School of Law has the fewest students of 164.
- The average bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) of Virginia law schools is 83.60% and University of Virginia School of Law has the highest rate of 96% and Appalachian School of Law has the lowest rate of 48%.
8 ABA Accredited Virginia Law Schools Comparison Table
|Rank||College Name||State||Founded||Tuition & Fees||LSAT Score||GPA||Acceptance Rate||Student Population||Bar Pass Rate|
|1||University of Virginia School of Law|
|2||George Mason University School of Law|
|3||Marshall-Wythe School of Law|
(William & Mary)
|4||Washington and Lee University School of Law|
|5||University of Richmond School of Law|
University of Richmond, VA
|6||Regent University School of Law|
Virginia Beach, VA
|7||Liberty University School of Law|
|8||Appalachian School of Law|