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University of Chicago

1111 E. 60th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-9484

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 1
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 17.5% 21.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 171 169
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 167-173 166-172
GPA (Median) 3.89 3.83
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.73-3.96 3.69-3.97
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: IL IL
School's bar passage rate: 98.9% 97.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 79.0% 85.0%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +19.9% +12.3%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 93.0% 94.8%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 93.9% 96.2%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $64,089 $56,916
Room and Board: $17,100 $14,130
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 84.1% 75.9%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $20,000 $15,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $160,099 $129,636
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 63.1% 67.8%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 600 617
Men: 53.0% 55.9%
Women: 47.0% 44.1%
White: 62.8% N/A
Black: 5.3% N/A
Hispanic: 12.7% N/A
Asian: 9.5% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 5.1 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 186 N/A
Male: 68.8% N/A
Female: 31.2% N/A
Minority: 11.8% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $180,000 $160,000
Public Sector (Median): $63,000 $62,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 707,136 699,631