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New York University

40 Washington Square S
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-6060

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: February 15
Application Fee: $85
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 23.6% 33.1%
LSAT Score (Median) 170 169
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 167-172 166-171
GPA (Median) 3.79 3.74
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.61-3.90 3.61-3.87
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY NY
School's bar passage rate: 97.5% 95.7%
State overall bar passage rate: 75.7% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +21.8% +23.0%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 89.7% 96.5%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 90.9% 96.7%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $66,422 $59,330
Room and Board: $24,400 $23,000
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 48.8% 38.8%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $25,000 $20,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $167,441 $166,022
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 59.4% 69.1%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 1380 N/A
Men: 46.4% 50.3%
Women: 53.4% 49.7%
White: 58.4% N/A
Black: 5.6% N/A
Hispanic: 9.5% N/A
Asian: 9.9% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 5.3 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 453 N/A
Male: 68.2% N/A
Female: 31.8% N/A
Minority: 14.3% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $180,000 $160,000
Public Sector (Median): $60,000 $55,839
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 1,059,572 1,064,472