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Law School Acceptance Rates

As a post undergraduate interested in law school, you may wonder which schools will suit you best as well as most readily accept your GPA. You may also be curious as to how difficult (or not) your law school of choice is to get into.

Check out the chart below to see where your law school is ranked in this list of 203 law schools.
 

# Law School Acceptance Rate # Applicants # Accepted
1 Yale University 9.47% 2,735 259
2 Stanford University 10.70% 3,821 409
3 Harvard University 16.65% 5,454 908
4 Pennsylvania, University of 17.00% 5,593 951
5 Northwestern University 17.79% 4,625 823
6 Virginia, University of 19.86% 4,794 952
7 Duke University 20.16% 5,095 1,027
8 Chicago, University of 20.68% 4,380 906
9 Columbia University 20.83% 5,877 1,224
10 Georgetown University 23.52% 9,862 2,320
11 Michigan, University of 23.74% 5,076 1,205
12 George Mason University 23.77% 2,587 615
13 Texas A&M University 23.88% 1,893 452
14 Cornell University 24.07% 4,101 987
15 California-Berkeley, University of 24.89% 5,336 1,328
16 Washington, University of 26.90% 2,517 677
17 Texas At Austin, University of 27.15% 4,424 1,201
18 California-Irvine, University of 27.17% 2,035 553
19 Georgia State University 27.25% 1,952 532
20 California-Los Angeles, University of 27.98% 5,353 1,498
21 Appalachian School of Law 28.21% 280 79
22 Florida International University 28.67% 1,901 545
23 Boston University 29.33% 4,804 1,409
24 Georgia, University of 29.53% 2,225 657
25 New York University 29.75% 6,245 1,858
26 Southern California, University of 29.98% 4,526 1,357
27 Notre Dame, University of 30.28% 2,612 791
28 Richmond, University of 30.98% 1,872 580
29 Alabama, University of 31.47% 1,624 511
30 Washington University 31.87% 4,113 1,311
31 Houston, University of 32.26% 2,508 809
32 Vanderbilt University 32.26% 4,380 1,413
33 California-Davis, University of 32.82% 2,852 936
34 Baylor University 33.33% 2,904 968
35 Colorado, University of 34.27% 3,280 1,124
36 Florida State University 34.34% 1,855 637
37 University of Nevada – Las Vegas 34.44% 665 229
38 Arizona, University of 34.48% 1,392 480
39 Florida, University of 35.59% 2,703 962
40 Pennsylvania State – Dickinson Law 35.86% 817 293
41 Pittsburgh, University of 36.17% 1,341 485
42 Tennessee, University of 36.49% 1,003 366
43 Emory University 36.90% 4,016 1,482
44 Boston College 37.15% 4,520 1,679
45 Loyola Marymount University – Los Angeles 37.25% 4,048 1,508
46 Fordham University 37.35% 4,637 1,732
47 Northeastern University 38.19% 2,951 1,127
48 Indiana Tech 38.55% 332 128
49 George Washington University 38.92% 6,943 2,702
50 Southern Methodist University 39.00% 1,831 714
51 Tulsa, University of 39.22% 612 240
52 Howard University 39.33% 1,068 420
53 San Diego, University of 39.66% 3,104 1,231
54 Pennsylvania State – Penn State Law 39.79% 1,822 725
55 District of Columbia 40.00% 605 242
56 William And Mary Law School 40.62% 4,227 1,717
57 Temple University 41.54% 2,046 850
58 Indiana University – Bloomington 41.64% 1,633 680
59 Arizona State University 41.94% 1,860 780
60 St. John's University 42.54% 2,158 918
61 Villanova University 42.57% 1,783 759
62 Regent University 42.71% 494 211
63 North Carolina Central University 42.88% 1,145 491
64 Case Western Reserve University 42.98% 1,645 707
65 Arkansas, Little Rock, University of 43.01% 665 286
66 New Mexico, University of 43.24% 629 272
67 Hawaii, University of 43.69% 547 239
68 Brigham Young University 43.81% 436 191
69 North Carolina, University of 44.13% 1,371 605
70 Minnesota, University of 44.54% 1,960 873
71 Elon University 44.62% 744 332
72 Michigan State University 44.71% 2,362 1,056
73 Mississippi, University of 45.01% 782 352
74 City University of New York 45.40% 1,447 657
75 Wake Forest University 45.44% 1,906 866
76 Wisconsin, University of 45.66% 1,406 642
77 Illinois, University of 45.71% 1,236 565
78 Iowa, University of 45.72% 1,214 555
79 Pepperdine University 46.69% 2,375 1,109
80 Washington And Lee University 46.91% 1,908 895
81 Texas Southern University 47.05% 1,256 591
82 Connecticut, University of 47.14% 1,084 511
83 California-Hastings, University of 47.39% 3,416 1,619
84 Akron, University of 48.04% 1,224 588
85 Nova Southeastern University 48.53% 1,356 658
86 Ohio State University 48.98% 1,574 771
87 Brooklyn Law School 49.32% 3,629 1,790
88 Utah, University of 49.35% 612 302
89 Concordia Law School 49.49% 198 98
90 Oklahoma, University of 49.59% 853 423
91 Chapman University 49.90% 1,499 748
92 Touro College 50.30% 1,016 511
93 Syracuse University 50.73% 1,920 974
94 Liberty University 50.83% 303 154
95 University of Buffalo – SUNY 50.96% 993 506
96 Stetson University 51.05% 1,812 925
97 Catholic University of America 51.23% 1,265 648
98 Florida A&M University 51.33% 976 501
99 Rutgers University 51.48% 1,863 959
100 Southwestern Law School 51.55% 1,806 931
101 Seton Hall University 52.08% 1,609 838
102 University of La Verne 52.13% 917 478
103 Cincinnati, University of 52.23% 829 433
104 Drexel University 52.40% 1,166 611
105 Maryland, University of 52.43% 1,726 905
106 Texas Tech University 52.78% 1,186 626
107 Denver, University of 53.05% 2,164 1,148
108 New Hampshire University of 53.15% 476 253
109 Quinnipiac University 53.38% 710 379
110 American University 53.43% 4,391 2,346
111 Cardozo School of Law 53.49% 2,666 1,426
112 Wayne State University 53.97% 667 360
113 Atlanta's John Marshall Law Shool 54.06% 1,319 713
114 Oregon, University of 54.09% 856 463
115 Missouri-Kansas City, University of 54.16% 565 306
116 Arkansas, Fayetteville, University of 54.27% 632 343
117 Ave Maria School of Law 54.32% 637 346
118 Loyola University – Chicago 54.32% 2,176 1,182
119 Idaho, University of 54.94% 466 256
120 Missouri, University of 55.00% 580 319
121 Hofstra University 55.14% 1,808 997
122 Memphis, University of 55.20% 587 324
123 Western New England University 55.25% 619 342
124 New York Law School 55.57% 2,667 1,482
125 Cleveland State University 55.89% 501 280
126 Pace University 56.22% 1,423 800
127 Barry University 56.23% 1,220 686
128 Toledo, University of 56.46% 418 236
129 Tulane University 56.54% 1,758 994
130 Albany Law School of Union University 56.66% 1,013 574
131 Detroit Mercy, University of 56.69% 785 445
132 Kansas, University of 56.74% 645 366
133 Gonzaga University 56.84% 855 486
134 Nebraska, University of 56.85% 577 328
135 Indiana University – Indianapolis 57.60% 915 527
136 South Carolina, University of 57.74% 1,259 727
137 Wyoming, University of 57.94% 378 219
138 Baltimore, University of 57.98% 1,090 632
139 South Texas College of Law Houston 58.17% 1,585 922
140 Miami, University of 58.21% 2,369 1,379
141 Valparaiso University 58.30% 777 453
142 Western State College of Law 58.45% 633 370
143 Montana, University of 58.56% 374 219
144 Lewis And Clark College 58.91% 1,307 770
145 Florida Coastal School of Law 59.07% 1,813 1,071
146 Mercer University 59.07% 777 459
147 Ohio Northern University 59.42% 382 227
148 Belmont University 59.53% 551 328
149 Campbell University 59.57% 705 420
150 South Dakota, University of 59.64% 337 201
151 University of Massachusetts Dartmouth 59.67% 786 469
152 West Virginia University 59.71% 479 286
153 Inter American University of Puerto Rico 59.72% 494 295
154 St. Thomas University (Florida) 59.94% 986 591
155 Dayton, University of 60.07% 536 322
156 Louisiana State University 60.45% 847 512
157 Duquesne University 60.69% 809 491
158 Saint Louis University 60.80% 852 518
159 Drake University 61.14% 543 332
160 Washburn University 61.19% 420 257
161 Northern Illinois University 62.94% 564 355
162 San Francisco, University of 63.48% 1,906 1,210
163 North Dakota, University of 63.57% 291 185
164 Suffolk University 63.57% 1,924 1,223
165 Widener University – Delaware 63.88% 789 504
166 Golden Gate University 63.95% 1,412 903
167 Chicago-Kent College of Law – IIT 63.97% 1,715 1,097
168 Arizona Summit Law School 64.09% 880 564
169 Seattle University 64.16% 1,504 965
170 St. Mary's University 64.28% 1,338 860
171 Mississippi College 64.38% 671 432
172 Charlotte School of Law 64.69% 2,189 1,416
173 John Marshall Law School 64.89% 1,749 1,135
174 Maine, University of 65.77% 485 319
175 Kentucky, University of 65.79% 757 498
176 Puerto Rico, University of 65.80% 307 202
177 Marquette University 66.08% 1,135 750
178 Southern University 66.34% 606 402
179 Whittier Law School 66.49% 934 621
180 Mcgeorge School of Law 66.75% 830 554
181 New England Law – Boston 66.88% 1,425 953
182 Pontifical Catholic University of P.R. 66.94% 245 164
183 Lincoln Memorial 67.23% 177 119
184 Widener-Commonwealth 67.66% 535 362
185 Oklahoma City University 67.72% 567 384
186 Louisville, University of 68.23% 554 378
187 Samford University 68.39% 579 396
188 Faulkner University 68.42% 304 208
189 Roger Williams University 68.81% 856 589
190 Depaul University 69.47% 1,798 1,249
191 California Western School of Law 69.53% 1,503 1,045
192 Santa Clara University 69.54% 2,157 1,500
193 Southern Illinois University – Carbondale 70.04% 474 332
194 St. Thomas, University of (Minnesota) 71.13% 478 340
195 Charleston School of Law 72.50% 1,258 912
196 Mitchell Hamline 72.60% 1,033 750
197 Creighton University 72.88% 944 688
198 Willamette University 74.16% 507 376
199 Northern Kentucky University 76.71% 498 382
200 Capital University 79.17% 528 418
201 Vermont Law School 80.96% 646 523
202 Thomas Jefferson School of Law 82.66% 1,107 915
203 Loyola University – New Orleans 84.77% 709 601
204 Thomas M. Cooley Law School 85.75% 1,067 915






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