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University of Iowa

320 Melrose Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-9095

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: May 1
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 46.0% 43.5%
LSAT Score (Median) 161 159
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 157-163 156-162
GPA (Median) 3.61 3.62
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.45-3.77 3.44-3.79
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: IA IA
School's bar passage rate: 93.2% 90.8%
State overall bar passage rate: 85.8% 84.4%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +7.4% +6.4%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 58.4% 67.6%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 83.2% 86.9%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $27,344 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $46,824 N/A
Room and Board: $11,438 $10,488
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 82.7% 83.7%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $26,018 $22,764
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $72,465 $86,373
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 69.5% 77.4%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 418 387
Men: 55.0% 58.7%
Women: 45.0% 41.3%
White: 67.0% N/A
Black: 4.1% N/A
Hispanic: 9.3% N/A
Asian: 4.3% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.7 : 1 8.7 : 1
Total Faculty: 87 61
Male: 57.5% N/A
Female: 42.5% N/A
Minority: 12.6% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $98,038 $70,000
Public Sector: $55,141 $50,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 1,455,063 1,407,358