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University of New Mexico

1117 Stanford Drive NE, MSC11 6070
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
(505) 277-0958

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 1
Application Fee: $50
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 48.0% 41.7%
LSAT Score (Median) 153 154
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 151-156 150-157
GPA (Median) 3.40 3.47
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.09-3.64 3.21-3.73
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NM NM
School's bar passage rate: 90.4% 88.1%
State overall bar passage rate: 85.7% 87.8%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +4.7% +0.3%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 55.7% 60.4%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 79.2% 86.5%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $17,349 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $37,386 N/A
Room and Board: $9,864 $9,406
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 48.0% 61.0%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $4,600 $4,745
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $84,164 $69,366
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 79.5% 86.6%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 345 344
Men: 44.1% 49.1%
Women: 55.9% 50.9%
White: 45.2% N/A
Black: 2.0% N/A
Hispanic: 29.6% N/A
Asian: 2.9% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 5.5 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 106 N/A
Male: 49.1% N/A
Female: 50.9% N/A
Minority: 33.0% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $65,000 $55,000
Public Sector (Median): $55,000 $48,773
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 457,167 435,045