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Boston University

765 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 353-3100

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Fall 2017 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: April 1
Application Fee: $80
Admissions Statistics (2015)
Acceptance Rate 37.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 162
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 160-164
GPA (Median) 3.58
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.41-3.75
Bar Exam Statistics (2015)
State in which most graduates took bar exam: MA
School's bar passage rate: 95.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 80.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +14.7%
Employment Statistics (2015)
Graduates employed at graduation: 57.7%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 80.5%
Tuition and Expenses (2014-2015)
Tuition: $49,330
Room and Board: $12,620
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 87.4%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $20,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $102,329
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 72.6%
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Full-Time Enrollment (2014-2015)
Total Students: 672
Men: 45.4%
Women: 54.6%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 10.6 : 1
Total Faculty: 135
Full-Time Starting Salaries (2014-2015)
Private Sector: $145,000
Public Sector: $50,000
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Volumes and equivalents: 1,104,392