St. Louis University
100 N. Tucker
#28 in Bar Passage Rate
St. Louis Law ranks #28 in terms of bar passage rate among first-time test takers (92.2%), and it outperforms by +6.5% the state of Missouri’s overall bar passage rate of 85.7%. (A national comparison on this metric should be taken in a qualified sense and with caution, because every state has a different bar passage rate.)
#29 in Employment Rate at 10 Months
#41 in Employment Rate at GraduationSt. Louis Law ranks #29 in terms of graduates employed ten months after graduation (86.4%) and #41 in terms of graduates employed at the time of graduation (61.0%) .
#38 in Library Size
St. Louis Law ranks #38 in terms of library size with 665,348 volumes or equivalents.
#58 in Presence of Female Faculty
St. Louis Law is tied for #58 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are female (43.3%).
#92 in Median LSAT
St. Louis Law is tied for #92 in terms of the median LSAT score (155) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students. The LSAT measures reading comprehension, analytical reasoning, and logical reasoning.
#92 in Median Undergraduate GPA
St. Louis Law ranks #92 in terms of highest median undergraduate GPA (3.45) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#95 in Private Sector Salary
St. Louis Law is tied for #95 in terms of the median starting salary among graduates working in private practice as law firm associates ($70,000).
#122 in Student to Faculty Ratio
St. Louis Law is tied for #122 in terms of lowest student to faculty ratio (7.7:1).
#124 in Highest Tuition
St. Louis Law ranks #124 in terms of highest tuition among full-time law students ($42,154). We rank from a total of 283 tuition rates from 194 law schools, ranking twice those law schools that have different in-state and out-of-state tuition rates.
#146 in Presence of Minority Faculty
St. Louis Law ranks #146 in terms of the highest percentage of faculty who are racial or ethnic minority (9.6%).
#158 in Presence of Minority Students
St. Louis Law ranks #158 in terms of the highest percentage of students who are racial or ethnic minority (22.3%).
#166 in Public Sector Salary
St. Louis Law is tied for #166 in terms of median starting salary among graduates working in government jobs or judicial clerkships at the federal or state level ($45,000).
#178 in Acceptance Rate
St. Louis Law ranks #178 in terms of student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 64.3% among those who applied for admission.
Fall 2020 Application Information
|LSAT Score (Median)||155||155|
|LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile)||152-159||152-158|
|GPA Range (25th-75th percentile)||3.18-3.68||3.17-3.66|
Bar Exam Statistics
|State in which most graduates took bar exam:||MO||MO|
|School's bar passage rate:||92.2%||84.1%|
|State overall bar passage rate:||85.7%||87.4%|
|School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate:||+6.5%||-3.3%|
|Graduates employed at graduation:||61.0%||44.9%|
|Graduates employed 10 months after graduation:||86.4%||78.3%|
Tuition and Expenses
|Room and Board:||$11,740||$11,340|
|Proportion of full-time students receiving grants:||87.5%||77.3%|
|Median grant amount among full-time students:||$23,000||$19,000|
|Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt:||$91,149||$113,070|
|Proportion of graduates who incurred debt:||77.8%||81.5%|
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Students & Faculty
|Student Racial Demographics:||
|Student-to-Faculty Ratio:||7.7 : 1||N/A|
Full-Time Starting Salaries
|Private Sector (Median):||$70,000||$60,000|
|Public Sector (Median):||$45,000||$40,500|
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|Volumes and equivalents:||665,348||665,565|