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Hofstra University

121 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
(516) 463-5916

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: April 15
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 48.1% 59.5%
LSAT Score (Median) 153 151
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 148-155 147-155
GPA (Median) 3.42 3.30
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.11-3.67 2.99-3.60
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY NY
School's bar passage rate: 68.2% 73.7%
State overall bar passage rate: 75.7% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: -7.5% +1.0%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 48.9% 36.3%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 81.0% 71.9%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $59,214 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $44,396 N/A
Room and Board: $18,722 $17,252
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 71.1% 71.9%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $32,500 $26,095
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $136,811 $125,300
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 77.8% 77.1%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 734 679
Men: 48.0% 47.4%
Women: 52.0% 52.6%
White: 62.7% N/A
Black: 8.9% N/A
Hispanic: 13.6% N/A
Asian: 8.4% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.5 : 1 13.6 : 1
Total Faculty: 174 74
Male: 61.5% N/A
Female: 38.5% N/A
Minority: 9.8% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $70,000 $65,000
Public Sector: $61,000 $55,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 559,291 586,005