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Stanford University

Crown Quadrangle, 559 Nathan Abbott Way
Stanford, CA 94305-8610
(650) 723-4985

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Fall 2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: February 1
Application Fee: $100
Admissions Statistics 2020 2017
Acceptance Rate 8.7% 11.3%
LSAT Score (Median) 171 171
LSAT Score (25th-75th percentile) 169-174 169-173
GPA (Median) 3.93 3.88
GPA Range (25th-75th percentile) 3.82-3.99 3.78-3.97
Bar Exam Statistics 2020 2017
State in which most graduates took bar exam: CA CA
School's bar passage rate: 95.3% 86.8%
State overall bar passage rate: 58.3% 60.2%
School bar pass rate vs. state bar pass rate: +37.0% +26.6%
Employment Statistics 2020 2017
Graduates employed at graduation: 88.8% 90.9%
Graduates employed 10 months after graduation: 90.4% 93.0%
Tuition and Expenses 2020 2017
Tuition: $62,373 $56,274
Room and Board: $25,998 $22,314
Proportion of full-time students receiving grants: 46.5% 48.6%
Median grant amount among full-time students: $33,016 $22,399
Average indebtedness of those who incurred debt: $131,997 $132,970
Proportion of graduates who incurred debt: 64.2% 78.9%
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Students & Faculty 2020 2017
Total Students: 565 572
Men: 50.4% 54.4%
Women: 49.6% 45.6%
White: 57.9% N/A
Black: 5.7% N/A
Hispanic: 13.6% N/A
Asian: 11.0% N/A
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 4.0 : 1 7.3 : 1
Total Faculty: 210 93
Male: 59.5% N/A
Female: 40.5% N/A
Minority: 18.6% N/A
Full-Time Starting Salaries 2020 2017
Private Sector: $180,000 $160,000
Public Sector: $65,228 $63,091
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Library Resources 2020 2017
Volumes and equivalents: 492,859 479,676