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George Washington University

2000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20052
(202) 994-7230

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 1
Application Fee: $80
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 34.2% 39.7%
LSAT Score (Median) 165 162
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 160-166 158-166
GPA (Median) 3.71 3.59
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.37-3.80 3.38-3.80
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: DC NY
School's bar passage rate: 95.8% 92.2%
State overall bar passage rate: 70.1% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +25.7% +19.5%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 68.3% 81.2%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 81.2% 89.2%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $60,790 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $44,940 N/A
Room and Board: $21,000 $19,610
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 74.4% 66.2%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $25,000 $16,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $166,650 $136,662
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 71.3% 69.9%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 1525 N/A
Men: 48.5% 46.7%
Women: 51.5% 53.3%
White: 60.0% N/A
Black: 7.8% N/A
Hispanic: 3.0% N/A
Asian: 11.9% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 5.9 : 1 15.9 : 1
Total Faculty: 498 339
Male: 70.3% N/A
Female: 29.7% N/A
Minority: 13.9% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $180,000 $160,000
Public Sector: $60,000 $58,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 756,712 711,699