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University of California (Hastings)

200 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 565-4623

Admissions E-mail:
admiss@uchastings.edu

Web Site
http://www.uchastings.edu

Electronic Application
http://www.uchastings.edu/admwelcome_01

Fall 2009 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: 3/1/2009
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
Acceptance Rate 26.5% 26.8% 23.8% 19.5% 23.1% 31.2% 25.1%
LSAT Score (Median)** 162 161 162 163 162 162 162
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 160-165 159-164 160-164 160-165 159-164 159-164 160-164
GPA (Median)** 3.55 3.58 3.54 3.57 3.53 3.47 3.54
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.36-3.74 3.41-3.74 3.38-3.69 3.40-3.73 3.35-3.70 3.26-3.67 3.36-3.71
Bar Exam Statistics*** 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
State in which most graduates took bar exam: CA CA CA CA CA CA
School's bar passage rate: 82.4% 84.1% 80.7% 75.6% 82.2% 79.7% 80.8%
State overall bar passage rate: 65% 62% 61% 60% 66% 64% 63.0%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +17.4% +22.1% +19.7% +15.6% +16.2% +15.7% +17.8%
Employment Statistics 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
Graduates employed at graduation: 67.5% 71.8% 57.4% 56.8% 65.2% 54.3% 62.2%
Graduates employed 9 months after graduation: 93.2% 96.3% 91.7% 94.4% 94.4% 93.4% 93.9%
tuition and Expenses 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Tuition: $35,345 $33,415 $20,919
room and Board: $14,040 $14,031 $14,031
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Full-Time Enrollment 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Total: 1215 1240 1238
Men: 47.0% 47.0% 46.0%
Women: 53.0% 53.0% 54.0%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 1 : 16.2 1 : 18.9 1 : 20.7
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Private Sector: $120,000 $115,000 $98,750
Public Sector: $52,000 $50,000 $50,000
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