University of New Hampshire School of Law
2 White Street
#6 in Student to Faculty Ratio
UNH Law is tied for #6 in terms of lowest student to faculty ratio (4.2:1).
#26 in Presence of Female Faculty
UNH Law is tied for #26 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are female (48.1%).
#31 in Bar Passage Rate
UNH Law ranks #31 in terms of bar passage rate among first-time test takers (91.9%), and it outperforms by +16.6% the state of New Hampshire’s overall bar passage rate of 75.3%. (A national comparison on this metric should be taken in a qualified sense and with caution, because every state has a different bar passage rate.)
#65 in Employment Rate at 10 Months
#90 in Employment Rate at GraduationUNH Law ranks #65 in terms of graduates employed ten months after graduation (80.3%) and #90 in terms of graduates employed at the time of graduation (45.9%) .
#84 in Median Undergraduate GPA
UNH Law ranks #84 in terms of highest median undergraduate GPA (3.46) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#88 in Median LSAT
UNH Law is tied for #88 in terms of the median LSAT score (156) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students. The LSAT measures reading comprehension, analytical reasoning, and logical reasoning.
#116 in Highest Tuition (out-of-state)
#156 in Highest Tuition (in-state)UNH Law ranks #116 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students for its out-of state tuition of $43,305, and it ranks #156 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students for its in-state tuition of $37,405. We rank from a total of 283 tuition rates from 194 law schools, ranking twice those law schools that have different in-state and out-of-state tuition rates. Room and board expenses average $11,000 per year.
#135 in Library Size
UNH Law ranks #135 in terms of library size with 323,405 volumes or equivalents.
#163 in Acceptance Rate
UNH Law ranks #163 in terms of student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 61.2% among those who applied for admission.
#173 in Presence of Minority Students
UNH Law ranks #173 in terms of the highest percentage of students who are racial or ethnic minority (20.6%).
#190 in Presence of Minority Faculty
UNH Law ranks #190 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are racial or ethnic minority (3.7%).
Fall 2020 Application Information
|Application Deadline:||March 15|
|LSAT Score (Median)||156||156|
|LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile)||153-159||153-159|
|GPA Range (25th-75th percentile)||3.15-3.67||3.18-3.65|
Bar Exam Statistics
|State in which most graduates took bar exam:||NH||NH|
|School's bar passage rate:||91.9%||93.2%|
|State overall bar passage rate:||75.3%||85.8%|
|School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate:||+16.6%||+7.4%|
|Graduates employed at graduation:||45.9%||38.9%|
|Graduates employed 10 months after graduation:||80.3%||73.0%|
Tuition and Expenses
|Room and Board:||$11,000||$11,000|
|Proportion of full-time students receiving grants:||98.1%||90.7%|
|Median grant amount among full-time students:||$26,000||$18,500|
|Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt:||$78,586||$108,896|
|Proportion of graduates who incurred debt:||89.0%||80.0%|
|View National Comparison|
Students & Faculty
|Student Racial Demographics:||
|Student-to-Faculty Ratio:||4.2 : 1||N/A|
Full-Time Starting Salaries
|Private Sector (Median):||N/A||$68,000|
|Public Sector (Median):||N/A||$53,000|
|View National Comparison|
|Volumes and equivalents:||323,405||321,711|