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Villanova University (PA)

299 N. Spring Mill Road
Villanova, PA 19085
(610) 519-7010

Admissions E-mail:
admissions@law.villanova.edu

Web Site
http://www.law.villanova.edu/

Electronic Application
N/A

Fall 2009 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: 7/1/2009
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
Acceptance Rate 43.4% 36.1% 31.6% 31.5% 37.1% 49.4% 38.2%
LSAT Score (Median)** 161 161 162 160 157 156 159
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 160-163 160-163 161-163 157-162 155-159 154-158 158-161
GPA (Median)** 3.39 3.45 3.48 3.50 3.33 3.38 3.42
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.14-3.63 3.27-3.62 3.30-3.66 3.30-3.70 3.10-3.56 3.15-3.60 3.21-3.63
Bar Exam Statistics*** 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
State in which most graduates took bar exam: PA PA PA PA PA PA
School's bar passage rate: 86.2% 83.0% 79.0% 83.1% 82.0% 79.3% 82.1%
State overall bar passage rate: 83% 78% 81% 76% 76% 73% 77.8%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +3.2% +5.0% -2.0% +7.1% +6.0% +6.3% +4.3%
Employment Statistics 2007 2006 2005 2004 2002 2001 AVG*
Graduates employed at graduation: 64.2% 61.0% 66.7% 65.9% 68.4% 62.7% 64.8%
Graduates employed 9 months after graduation: 94.3% 96.7% 97.6% 95.8% 94.0% 97.7% 96.0%
tuition and Expenses 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Tuition: $30,890 $29,340 $26,380
room and Board: $14,400 $13,950 $11,700
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Full-Time Enrollment 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Total: 727 729 762
Men: 55.3% 52.0% 51.0%
Women: 44.7% 48.0% 49.0%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 1 : 16.0 1 : 17.5 1 : 19.6
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2007-2008 2006-2007 2005-2006
Private Sector: $100,000 $75,000 $90,000
Public Sector: $47,000 $45,000 $41,000
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