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Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge

400 Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
(225) 578-8646

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: June 1
Application Fee: $50
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 61.5% 59.2%
LSAT Score (Median) 154 156
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 150-157 153-158
GPA (Median) 3.46 3.41
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.16-3.73 3.12-3.70
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: LA LA
School's bar passage rate: 80.7% 84.4%
State overall bar passage rate: 76.6% 69.3%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +4.1% +15.1%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 46.7% 40.4%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 83.0% 82.0%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $23,660 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $39,100 N/A
Room and Board: $15,074 $16,008
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 97.7% 77.9%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $8,000 $9,675
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $83,026 $90,609
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 71.5% 74.3%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 560 525
Men: 54.5% 53.7%
Women: 45.5% 46.3%
White: 78.0% N/A
Black: 7.9% N/A
Hispanic: 7.1% N/A
Asian: 2.3% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 10.6 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 83 N/A
Male: 77.1% N/A
Female: 22.9% N/A
Minority: 8.4% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $80,000 $74,000
Public Sector (Median): $49,500 $42,300
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 859,586 858,611