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University of San Diego

5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
(619) 260-4528

Admissions E-mail:
jdinfo@SanDiego.edu

Web Site
http://www.law.sandiego.edu

Electronic Application
http://www.law.sandiego.edu

Fall 2009 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: 2/1/2009
Application Fee: $50
Admissions Statistics 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
Acceptance Rate 31.5% 29.8% 24.9% 21.1% 26.8% 35.8% 28.3%
LSAT Score (Median)** 162 161 162 162 160 159 161
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 160-164 159-164 160-164 160-164 158-162 157-161 159-163
GPA (Median)** 3.32 3.31 3.33 3.40 3.31 3.27 3.32
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.10-3.53 3.06-3.56 3.11-3.54 3.19-3.60 3.09-3.53 3.03-3.51 3.10-3.55
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: 75.5% 79.5% 70.9% 79.1% 80.8% 72.1% 76.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 65% 62% 61% 60% 66% 64% 63.0%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +10.5% +17.5% +9.9% +19.1% +14.8% +8.1% +13.3%
Employment Statistics 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
Graduates employed at graduation: N/A 62.0% 65.8% 73.3% 73.1% 72.4% 57.8%
Graduates employed 9 months after graduation: 87.9% 86.0% 89.0% 93.5% 93.4% 94.0% 90.6%
tuition and Expenses 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Tuition: $37,704 $35,896 $30,796
room and Board: $11,268 $10,898 $10,542
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Full-Time Enrollment 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Total: 768 738 772
Men: 57.2% 55.0% 55.0%
Women: 42.8% 45.0% 45.0%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 1 : 14.0 1 : 14.3 1 : 16.1
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Private Sector: $70,000 $70,000 $76,000
Public Sector: $55,000 $52,000 $46,000
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