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Lewis and Clark College (Northwestern)

10015 S.W. Terwilliger Boulevard
Portland, OR 97219
(503) 768-6613

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: March 15
Application Fee: $50
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 55.0% 58.8%
LSAT Score (Median) 158 158
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 155-161 154-161
GPA (Median) 3.37 3.34
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.08-3.67 3.08-3.59
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: OR OR
School's bar passage rate: 83.8% 80.6%
State overall bar passage rate: 81.8% 73.2%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +2.0% +7.4%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 27.3% 29.9%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 65.6% 64.1%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $46,370 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $34,786 N/A
Room and Board: $15,750 $12,600
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 83.6% 92.8%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $20,000 $15,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $128,497 $140,025
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 81.5% 80.6%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 553 414
Men: 43.0% 53.4%
Women: 57.0% 46.6%
White: 70.5% N/A
Black: 2.4% N/A
Hispanic: 9.0% N/A
Asian: 6.3% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 6.7 : 1 10.3 : 1
Total Faculty: 144 NA
Male: 59.7% N/A
Female: 40.3% N/A
Minority: 13.2% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $62,400 $60,000
Public Sector (Median): $45,000 $45,612
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 497,928 512,435