Boston University School of Law
About Boston University School of Law
- Established: 1872
- Parent School: Boston University
- Dean: Angela Onwuachi-Willig
- Location: Boston, Massachusetts
- Website: www.bu.edu
- School Type: Private
- Campus: Urban
- Enrollment: 742
2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: April 1
Application Fee: $85
The Roar of a Wave that Could Drown the Whole World
BU School of Law Shapiro Lecture featuring Harold Goodman '69 | November 7, 2022
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|LSAT Score Median||166||166||165|
|LSAT Score Low||161||160||161|
|LSAT Score High||168||167||166|
|Undergraduate GPA Median||3.78||3.74||3.73|
|Undergraduate GPA Low||3.56||3.49||3.50|
|Undergraduate GPA High||3.86||3.84||3.81|
Bar Exam Statistics
|Total First Time Takers||250||224||215|
|School's Bar Passage Rate||91.60%||91.52%||87.91%|
|ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate||80.73%||77.15%||79.25%|
|School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate||10.87||14.37||8.66|
Tuition and Expenses
|Tuition Full Time Resident||$55,700||$55,076||$53,236|
|Tuition Full Time Non-resident||$55,700||$55,076||$53,236|
|Tuition Part Time Resident||-||-||-|
|Tuition Part Time Non-resident||-||-||-|
|On Campus Living Expenses||$20||$19,613||$19,233|
|Off Campus Living Expenses||$20||$19,613||$19,233|
Grants and Scholarships
|Total Students Reciving Grants||732||668||650|
|Total Percentage Receiving Grants||95%||93%||92%|
|Average Grant Amount - Median||$26,910.00||$25,000.00||$12,500.00|
|Average Grant Amount - Low||$20,000.00||$20,000.00||$10,000.00|
|Average Grant Amount - High||$32,000.00||$30,000.00||$15,000.00|
Students and Faculty
|Total Students Male||304||313||319|
|Total Students Female||438||456||401|
|Total Faculty Male||130||127||164|
|Total Faculty Female||81||71||84|
|Total Faculty Minorities||13||21||23|
National Comparison Rankings
The national comparison rankings below compare Boston University School of Law to other ABA-approved law schools in the United States.
The rankings were determined by comparing the statistics reported by each school.
You can view the raw data for these law school rankings here.
2019 National Rankings - Boston University School of Law
#11 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.78
Boston University School of Law is tied for #11 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.78) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#23 in Acceptance Rate - 23.14%
Boston University School of Law ranks #23 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 23.14% among those who applied for admission.
#37 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 3.5:1
Boston University School of Law ranks #37 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 3.5:1 faculty ratio
#8 in Median LSAT - 166
Boston University School of Law is tied for #8 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 166 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#26 in Bar Passage Rate - 91.60%
Boston University School of Law ranks #26 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.
#28 in Highest Tuition - $55,700
Boston University School of Law ranks #28 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.
#169 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 6.16%
Boston University School of Law ranks #169 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (6.16%).
#103 in Presence of Female Faculty - 38%
Boston University School of Law is tied for #103 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (38%).