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University of San Diego

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

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: N/A
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 35.4% 40.5%
LSAT Score (Median) 159 159
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 156-161 156-161
GPA (Median) 3.53 3.41
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.23-3.69 3.19-3.63
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: CA CA
School's bar passage rate: 76.1% 73.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 58.3% 60.2%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +17.8% +13.1%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 37.3% 38.4%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 67.6% 58.6%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $54,641 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $40,461 N/A
Room and Board: $14,694 $12,885
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 79.7% 63.4%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $28,000 $22,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $119,264 $135,433
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 81.1% 81.4%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 687 634
Men: 44.5% 48.9%
Women: 55.5% 51.1%
White: 58.5% N/A
Black: 4.1% N/A
Hispanic: 14.7% N/A
Asian: 10.2% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.8 : 1 11.0 : 1
Total Faculty: 149 98
Male: 70.5% N/A
Female: 29.5% N/A
Minority: 8.1% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $85,000 $85,000
Public Sector: $72,000 $57,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 550,092 537,494