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University of Washington

Campus Box 353020
Seattle, WA 98195-3020
(206) 543-4078

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 15
Application Fee: $60
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 26.4% 26.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 163 163
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 158-165 159-166
GPA (Median) 3.69 3.60
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.44-3.80 3.41-3.78
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: WA WA
School's bar passage rate: 85.7% 84.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 74.1% 79.9%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +11.6% +4.4%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 52.5% 46.5%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 76.3% 74.5%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $35,988 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $47,190 N/A
Room and Board: $15,936 $14,625
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 74.3% 62.3%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $15,000 $9,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $101,913 $111,003
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 66.1% 73.3%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 492 496
Men: 43.1% 53.8%
Women: 56.9% 46.2%
White: 62.8% N/A
Black: 2.8% N/A
Hispanic: 7.1% N/A
Asian: 11.4% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 5.4 : 1 7.6 : 1
Total Faculty: 160 NA
Male: 59.4% N/A
Female: 40.6% N/A
Minority: 13.8% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $100,000 $100,000
Public Sector (Median): $59,000 $56,767
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 705,321 693,642