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Seton Hall University

1 Newark Center
Newark, NJ 07102-5210
(888) 415-7271

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: April 1
Application Fee: $65
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 48.6% 48.6%
LSAT Score (Median) 158 156
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 154-160 153-159
GPA (Median) 3.49 3.40
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.15-3.70 3.12-3.68
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NJ NJ
School's bar passage rate: 81.8% 83.0%
State overall bar passage rate: 69.9% 75.8%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +11.9% +7.2%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 78.4% 61.8%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 88.6% 83.5%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $54,090 $51,018
Room and Board: $14,076 $14,076
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 83.3% 86.7%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $25,000 $25,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $117,034 $133,000
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 73.3% 69.2%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 596 353
Men: 51.6% 52.7%
Women: 48.4% 47.3%
White: 67.6% N/A
Black: 5.4% N/A
Hispanic: 13.9% N/A
Asian: 6.7% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 7.1 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 114 N/A
Male: 57.9% N/A
Female: 42.1% N/A
Minority: 11.4% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $115,000 $72,500
Public Sector (Median): $49,571 $46,096
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 461,893 458,682