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Wake Forest University

Reynolda Station, P.O. Box 7206
Winston-Salem, NC 27109
(336) 758-5437

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: May 1
Application Fee: $75
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 33.9% 56.1%
LSAT Score (Median) 162 160
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 162-163 157-162
GPA (Median) 3.60 3.55
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.40-3.70 3.37-3.73
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NC NC
School's bar passage rate: 88.7% 78.0%
State overall bar passage rate: 65.3% 69.1%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +23.4% +8.9%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 58.8% 37.4%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 89.8% 83.4%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $46,409 $42,738
Room and Board: $12,236 $9,900
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 86.3% 87.0%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $30,000 $22,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $96,244 $97,550
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 66.7% 88.4%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 496 492
Men: 48.2% 49.4%
Women: 51.6% 50.6%
White: 78.0% N/A
Black: 8.5% N/A
Hispanic: 8.1% N/A
Asian: 0.8% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 5.5 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 135 N/A
Male: 65.2% N/A
Female: 34.8% N/A
Minority: 8.1% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $75,000 $75,000
Public Sector (Median): $48,561 $52,500
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 419,198 409,137