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New York Law School

185 W. Broadway
New York, NY 10013-2960
(212) 431-2888

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: July 1
Application Fee: $0
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 52.4% 54.7%
LSAT Score (Median) 153 152
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 150-155 149-154
GPA (Median) 3.36 3.18
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.13-3.58 2.88-3.48
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY NY
School's bar passage rate: 59.5% 69.0%
State overall bar passage rate: 75.7% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: -16.2% -3.7%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 48.1% 33.7%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 74.3% 64.3%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $51,732 $49,240
Room and Board: $23,759 $17,550
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 78.6% 71.6%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $26,000 $17,500
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $142,715 $161,910
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 75.5% 80.4%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 1016 578
Men: 40.9% 44.3%
Women: 59.1% 55.7%
White: 59.8% N/A
Black: 5.7% N/A
Hispanic: 16.6% N/A
Asian: 6.8% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 9.3 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 180 N/A
Male: 57.2% N/A
Female: 42.8% N/A
Minority: 11.7% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $100,000 $82,000
Public Sector (Median): $61,000 $56,200
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 574,810 563,486