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St. John's University

8000 Utopia Parkway
Jamaica, NY 11439
(718) 990-6474

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: April 1
Application Fee: $60
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 41.9% 40.6%
LSAT Score (Median) 159 157
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 153-160 154-159
GPA (Median) 3.61 3.50
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.33-3.76 3.26-3.73
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: NY NY
School's bar passage rate: 88.6% 85.3%
State overall bar passage rate: 75.7% 72.7%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +12.9% +12.6%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 55.6% 35.8%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 81.8% 73.9%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $59,480 $53,290
Room and Board: $20,810 $19,730
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 76.6% 72.4%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $50,000 $38,617
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $111,652 $115,666
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 69.0% 78.3%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 743 604
Men: 51.2% 52.0%
Women: 48.8% 48.0%
White: 70.9% N/A
Black: 8.2% N/A
Hispanic: 8.6% N/A
Asian: 6.9% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 9.1 : 1 N/A
Total Faculty: 154 N/A
Male: 62.3% N/A
Female: 37.7% N/A
Minority: 13.6% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector (Median): $79,000 $80,000
Public Sector (Median): $62,500 $60,000
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 441,264 424,436