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Southern University Law Center (LA)

P.O. Box 9294
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-5340

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Fall 2017 Admissions Information
Application Deadline: February 28
Application Fee: $50
Admissions Statistics (2015)
Acceptance Rate 69.4%
LSAT Score (Median) 144
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 141-147
GPA (Median) 2.85
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 2.53-3.16
Bar Exam Statistics (2015)
State in which most graduates took bar exam: LA
School's bar passage rate: 55.8%
State overall bar passage rate: 69.3%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: -13.5%
Employment Statistics (2015)
Graduates employed at graduation: N/A
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 57.6%
Tuition and Expenses (2014-2015)
Tuition: $13,560
Room and Board: $12,600
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 8.1%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $3,000
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $86,708
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 93.9%
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Full-Time Enrollment (2014-2015)
Total Students: 455
Men: 45.1%
Women: 54.9%
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 15.0 : 1
Total Faculty: 15
Full-Time Starting Salaries (2014-2015)
Private Sector: $56,000
Public Sector: $43,000
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Library Resources
Volumes and equivalents: 471,839