Wake Forest University School of Law
Founded in 1894, Wake Forest University School of Law is a Private (not-for-profit) school located in Winston-Salem, NC. The next statements briefly introduces Wake Forest University School of Law based on 2021 statistical data from American Bar Association (ABA) .
- The average LSAT Score of enrolled students is 163 where the national average LSAT is 158.
- The average GPA of enrolled students is 3.68 where the national average GPA is 3.55.
- The law school tuition & fees is $46,993 where the national average law school tuition is $43,641.
- The acceptance rate at is 31.3% where the average acceptance rate is 39.9%.
- Total 676 law school students have enrolled.
- The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) is 94.6% where the average pass rate of all law schools is 80.9%.
Law School Tuition & Fees
The 2021 law school tuition at Wake Forest University School of Law is $46,993. The law school tuition has increased by 2.64% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $59,770. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $39,240.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $18,616 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment) and $18,616 when a student lives off campus.
|Law School Tuition & Fees||$45,786||$46,993|
|On-campus Living Costs||$18,018||$18,616|
|Off-campus Living Costs||$18,018||$18,616|
2021 LSAT & GPA Scores
The 2021 average LSAT score for Wake Forest University School of Law is 163. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Wake Forest University School of Law's LSAT score is average (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.68, which is the average of other law schools (average is 3.55).
2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield
The 2021 acceptance rate at Wake Forest University School of Law is 31.3% where 1,909 applicants have applied to and 597 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Wake Forest University School of Law is slightly lower than average (relatively 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 27.3% where 163 students finally enrolled out of 597 admitted students. The yield Wake Forest University School of Law is lower (admitted, but not enrolled) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
2021 Law School Enrollment
For academic year 2020-2021, total 676 law school students have enrolled to Wake Forest University School of Law. 461 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 215 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
167 first-time students have enrolled in Wake Forest University School of Law. By gender, 77 male and 90 female first-time students newly enrolled in Wake Forest University School of Law. With 4 pre-admitted students, there are 167 first-time law school Students at Wake Forest University School of Law.
|Non-JD Enrollment (Online)||68||123||-|
Bar Exam Pass Rate
For the first time bar exam takers at Wake Forest University School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 94.62% - 130 students have taken and 123 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than North Carolina average bar exam pass rate (81.12%).
|Number of Graduates||149||158||146|
|First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total||136||140||130|
|Prior Year Graduates||2||0||0|
|Early Exam Takers||0||0||0|
|No Exam Takers||11||12||12|
|Exam Pass Rate||81.62%||90%||94.62%|
|North Carolina Pass Rate||71.5%||78.86%||81.12%|