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Seattle University

901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
(206) 398-4200

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: N/A
Application Fee: $60
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 65.2% 58.3%
LSAT Score (Median) 154 154
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 150-157 151-157
GPA (Median) 3.32 3.24
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.03-3.54 2.99-3.49
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: WA WA
School's bar passage rate: 76.5% 75.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 74.1% 79.9%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +2.4% -4.6%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 31.6% N/A
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 68.9% 58.3%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition (In-State): $46,586 N/A
Tuition (Out-of-State): $29,514 N/A
Room and Board: $18,162 $16,713
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 79.1% 72.0%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $20,000 $12,500
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $136,396 $136,889
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 83.7% 82.0%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 613 557
Men: 41.4% 46.9%
Women: 58.6% 53.1%
White: 60.2% N/A
Black: 4.1% N/A
Hispanic: 11.3% N/A
Asian: 9.1% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 6.7 : 1 11.5 : 1
Total Faculty: 157 NA
Male: 55.4% N/A
Female: 44.6% N/A
Minority: 21.7% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $73,750 $61,440
Public Sector (Median): $56,000 $51,900
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 395,021 407,354