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West Virginia University

P.O. Box 6130
Morgantown, WV 26506-6130
(304) 293-5304

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 1
Application Fee: $50
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 61.5% 52.9%
LSAT Score (Median) 153 154
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 151-155 151-157
GPA (Median) 3.38 3.40
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.04-3.64 3.11-3.69
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: WV WV
School's bar passage rate: 77.3% 75.8%
State overall bar passage rate: 75.0% 81.8%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +2.3% -6.0%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 43.4% 41.9%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 78.3% 79.1%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $24,084 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $39,870 N/A
Room and Board: $11,970 $11,400
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 76.8% 70.0%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $7,000 $17,020
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $82,326 $85,063
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 80.4% 88.0%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 323 323
Men: 55.0% 59.1%
Women: 45.0% 40.9%
White: 89.2% N/A
Black: 3.7% N/A
Hispanic: 3.1% N/A
Asian: 1.2% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 6.9 : 1 8.1 : 1
Total Faculty: 57 54
Male: 57.9% N/A
Female: 42.1% N/A
Minority: 8.8% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $70,000 $60,000
Public Sector: $55,000 $55,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 142,060 169,067