Yale Law School
Founded in 1843, Yale Law School is a Private (not-for-profit) school located in New Haven, CT. The next statements briefly introduces Yale Law School based on 2021 statistical data from American Bar Association (ABA) .
- The average LSAT Score of enrolled students is 174 where the national average LSAT is 158.
- The average GPA of enrolled students is 3.94 where the national average GPA is 3.55.
- The law school tuition & fees is $66,128 where the national average law school tuition is $43,641.
- The acceptance rate at is 4.1% where the average acceptance rate is 39.9%.
- Total 734 law school students have enrolled.
- The bar exam pass rate (for first-time exam takers) is 98.9% where the average pass rate of all law schools is 80.9%.
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).
|Law School Tuition & Fees||$64,267||$66,128|
|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 higher (competitive score) of other law schools (average is 3.55).
2021 Acceptance Rate & Yield
The 2021 acceptance rate at Yale Law School is 4.1% 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 39.9%).
The Yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 70.1% 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 39.9%).
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.
|Non-JD Enrollment (Online)||-||-||-|
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%).
|Number of Graduates||215||212||203|
|First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total||216||214||183|
|Prior Year Graduates||20||19||18|
|Early Exam Takers||0||2||9|
|No Exam Takers||18||19||38|
|Exam Pass Rate||96.76%||96.26%||98.91%|
|Connecticut Pass Rate||75.02%||77.38%||79.54%|