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University of Notre Dame

P.O. Box 780
Notre Dame, IN 46556-0780
(574) 631-6626

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 15
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 25.1% 35.0%
LSAT Score (Median) 165 163
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 159-166 161-165
GPA (Median) 3.71 3.63
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.49-3.89 3.46-3.79
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: IL IL
School's bar passage rate: 84.1% 93.9%
State overall bar passage rate: 79.0% 85.0%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +5.1% +8.9%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 71.0% 62.6%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 86.0% 85.5%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $58,358 $52,372
Room and Board: $10,100 $9,700
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 88.2% 68.2%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $25,000 $20,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $122,814 $122,822
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 75.7% 72.1%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 587 581
Men: 50.8% 58.7%
Women: 49.2% 41.3%
White: 68.7% N/A
Black: 5.8% N/A
Hispanic: 8.7% N/A
Asian: 7.3% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 6.3 : 1 10.1 : 1
Total Faculty: 157 NA
Male: 66.9% N/A
Female: 33.1% N/A
Minority: 8.3% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $130,000 $112,500
Public Sector (Median): $56,275 $44,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 746,789 742,878