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American University (Washington College of Law) (DC)

4801 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-8192
(202) 274-4101

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Fall 2017 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: N/A
Application Fee: $70
Admissions Statistics (2015)
Acceptance Rate 59.2%
LSAT Score (Median) 155
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 152-158
GPA (Median) 3.22
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 2.96-3.48
Bar Exam Statistics (2015)
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY
School's bar passage rate: 73.7%
State overall bar passage rate: 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +1.0%
Employment Statistics (2015)
Graduates employed at graduation: 57.8%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 70.2%
Tuition and Expenses (2014-2015)
Tuition: $51,002
Room and Board: $15,686
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 51.4%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $13,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $160,274
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 80.2%
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Full-Time Enrollment (2014-2015)
Total Students: 1
Men: 38.4%
Women: 61.6%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 11.0 : 1
Total Faculty: 195
Full-Time Starting Salaries (2014-2015)
Private Sector: $100,000
Public Sector: $55,057
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Library Resources
Volumes and equivalents: 559,764