William S. Boyd School of Law - University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Founded in 1997, William S. Boyd School of Law - University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a Public school located in Las Vegas, NV. The next statements briefly introduces William S. Boyd School of Law based on 2021 statistical data from American Bar Association (ABA) .
- The average LSAT Score of enrolled students is 160 where the national average LSAT is 158.
- The average GPA of enrolled students is 3.7 where the national average GPA is 3.55.
- The law school tuition & fees is $39,002 where the national average law school tuition is $43,641.
- The acceptance rate at is 31.4% where the average acceptance rate is 39.9%.
- Total 466 law school students have enrolled.
- The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) is 74.8% where the average pass rate of all law schools is 80.9%.
Law School Tuition & Fees
The 2021 law school tuition at William S. Boyd School of Law - University of Nevada-Las Vegas is $27,102 for Nevada residents and $39,002 for out-of-state students. The law school tuition has increased by 0.03% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $8,737 for Nevada residents and $24,828 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $6,607 for Nevada residents and $22,698 for out-of-state students
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $16,438 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment) and $18,026 when a student lives off campus.
|Nevada Residents||Out-of-State||Nevada Residents||Out-of-State|
|Law School Tuition & Fees||$27,090||$38,990||$27,102||$39,002|
|On-campus Living Costs||$15,292||$16,438|
|Off-campus Living Costs||$17,426||$18,026|
2021 LSAT & GPA Scores
The 2021 average LSAT score for William S. Boyd School of Law is 160. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, William S. Boyd School of Law's LSAT score is average (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.7, which is the relatively higher (competitive score) of other law schools (average is 3.55).
2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield
The 2021 acceptance rate at William S. Boyd School of Law is 31.4% where 1,052 applicants have applied to and 330 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at William S. Boyd 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 47.0% where 155 students finally enrolled out of 330 admitted students. The yield William S. Boyd School of Law is higher (eager to enroll) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.9%).
2021 Law School Enrollment
For academic year 2020-2021, total 466 law school students have enrolled to William S. Boyd School of Law. 449 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 17 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
155 first-time students have enrolled in William S. Boyd School of Law. By gender, 77 male and 78 female first-time students newly enrolled in William S. Boyd School of Law.
|Non-JD Enrollment (Online)||-||-||-|
|Total||Full time||Part time||Total||Full time||Part time|
Bar Exam Pass Rate
For the first time bar exam takers at William S. Boyd School of Law, the bar exam pass rate is 74.78% - 115 students have taken and 86 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Nevada average bar exam pass rate (0%).
|Number of Graduates||108||116||133|
|First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total||103||123||115|
|Prior Year Graduates||22||23||14|
|Early Exam Takers||0||1||0|
|No Exam Takers||27||17||32|
|Exam Pass Rate||72.82%||76.43%||74.78%|
|Nevada Pass Rate||69%||70.65%||0%|