Law School Tuition & Fees

The 2021 law school tuition at Yale Law School is $66,128. The law school tuition has increased by 2.90% from last year. The 2021 undergraduate tuition & fees is $59,950. The graduate school tuition & fees other than law school is $45,700.
The average living costs including room & board and other expenses is $21,220 when a student lives on campus facilities (i.e. dormitory / school-owned apartment).
Yale Law School 2021 Tuition & Fees
Law School Tuition & Fees$64,267$66,128
Undergraduate Program$57,700$59,950
Graduate Program$44,500$45,700
On-campus Living Costs$20,670$21,220

2021 LSAT & GPA Scores

The 2021 average LSAT score for Yale Law School is 174. Compared to the average LSAT of all law schools, Yale Law School's LSAT score is extremely competitive scores (the average is 158).
The average GPA is 3.94, which is the extremely competitive scores of other law schools (average is 3.55).
Yale Law School 2021 LSAT and GPA
75th Percentile176175177
50th Percentile173173174
25th Percentile170170171
75th Percentile3.983.993.99
50th Percentile3.923.933.94
25th Percentile3.843.853.88

2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield

The 2021 acceptance rate at Yale Law School is 4.12% where 5,194 applicants have applied to and 214 students have accepted to admit. The acceptance rate at Yale Law School is much lower (extremely difficult to get in) compared to other law schools in united states (the average acceptance rate is 39.89%).
The Yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 70.09% where 150 students finally enrolled out of 214 admitted students. The yield Yale Law School is much higher (highly eager to enroll) compared to other law schools (the average yield is 39.89%).
Yale Law School 2021 Acceptance Rate and Yield
Acceptance Rate6.85%8.22%4.12%

2021 Law School Enrollment

For academic year 2020-2021, total 734 law school students have enrolled to Yale Law School. 636 students have enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 98 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
201 first-time students have enrolled in Yale Law School. By gender, 97 male , 105 female, and 1 other/unknown gender first-time students newly enrolled in Yale Law School. With 51 pre-admitted students, there are 201 first-time law school Students at Yale Law School.
Total EnrollmentFirst-time Students
2021 Student Population at Yale Law School
Total Enrollment705724734
JD Enrollment621630636
Non-JD Enrollment849498
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)---
2021 First-year Student Population Yale Law School

Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers at Yale Law School, the bar exam pass rate is 98.91% - 183 students have taken and 181 students have passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Connecticut average bar exam pass rate (79.54%).
2021 Bar Exam Pass Rate at Yale Law School
Number of Graduates215212203
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total216214183
New Graduates196193156
Prior Year Graduates201918
Early Exam Takers029
No Exam Takers181938
Exam Passer209206181
Exam Pass Rate96.76%96.26%98.91%
Connecticut Pass Rate75.02%77.38%79.54%

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