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University of Pennsylvania

3501 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6204
(215) 898-7400

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 1
Application Fee: $80
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 14.6% 18.8%
LSAT Score (Median) 170 167
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 164-171 163-170
GPA (Median) 3.89 3.74
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.49-3.95 3.52-3.95
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY NY
School's bar passage rate: 98.5% 99.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 79.6% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +18.9% +26.6%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 94.9% 98.2%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 96.9% 97.8%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $65,804 $58,918
Room and Board: $16,830 $14,690
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 53.0% 48.1%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $21,121 $18,750
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $159,059 $144,153
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 62.6% 73.7%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 755 753
Men: 48.9% 55.0%
Women: 51.1% 45.0%
White: 57.1% N/A
Black: 7.0% N/A
Hispanic: 6.8% N/A
Asian: 10.7% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 4.9 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 255 N/A
Male: 64.7% N/A
Female: 35.3% N/A
Minority: 20.0% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $180,000 $160,000
Public Sector (Median): $61,218 $58,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 1,224,184 1,179,931