University of North Dakota School of Law
215 Centennial Drive, Stop 9003
#2 in Presence of Female Faculty
UND Law is tied for #2 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are female (58.3%).
#86 in Presence of Minority Students
UND Law ranks #86 in terms of the highest percentage of students who are racial or ethnic minority (33.2%).
#97 in Presence of Minority Faculty
UND Law ranks #97 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are racial or ethnic minority (12.5%).
#137 in Bar Passage Rate
UND Law ranks #137 in terms of bar passage rate among first-time test takers (72.3%), and it outperforms by +1.1% the state of North Dakota’s overall bar passage rate of 71.2%. (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.)
#149 in Library Size
UND Law ranks #149 in terms of library size with 286,724 volumes or equivalents.
#164 in Median Undergraduate GPA
UND Law ranks #164 in terms of highest median undergraduate GPA (3.17) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#173 in Median LSAT
UND Law is tied for #173 in terms of the median LSAT score (148) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students. The LSAT measures reading comprehension, analytical reasoning, and logical reasoning.
#176 in Acceptance Rate
UND Law ranks #176 in terms of student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 64.0% among those who applied for admission.
#188 in Student to Faculty Ratio
UND Law is tied for #188 in terms of lowest student to faculty ratio (13.6:1).
#208 in Highest Tuition (out-of-state)
#276 in Highest Tuition (in-state)UND Law ranks #208 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students for its out-of state tuition of $29,644, and it ranks #276 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students for its in-state tuition of $13,023. 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 $8,974 per year.
Fall 2020 Application Information
|Application Deadline:||April 1|
|LSAT Score (Median)||148||149|
|LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile)||145-152||145-152|
|GPA Range (25th-75th percentile)||2.86-3.50||2.90-3.45|
Bar Exam Statistics
|State in which most graduates took bar exam:||ND||ND|
|School's bar passage rate:||72.3%||56.0%|
|State overall bar passage rate:||71.2%||64.9%|
|School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate:||+1.1%||-8.9%|
|Graduates employed at graduation:||N/A||N/A|
|Graduates employed 10 months after graduation:||68.8%||64.5%|
Tuition and Expenses
|Room and Board:||$8,974||$8,520|
|Proportion of full-time students receiving grants:||34.7%||43.3%|
|Median grant amount among full-time students:||$4,100||$2,500|
|Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt:||$68,743||$69,058|
|Proportion of graduates who incurred debt:||34.1%||77.2%|
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Students & Faculty
|Student Racial Demographics:||
|Student-to-Faculty Ratio:||13.6 : 1||N/A|
Full-Time Starting Salaries
|Private Sector (Median):||N/A||$52,000|
|Public Sector (Median):||N/A||$59,000|
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|Volumes and equivalents:||286,724||279,848|