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City University of New York School of Law

About City University of New York School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1983
  • Parent School: City University of New York
  • Dean: Mary Lu Bilek
  • Location: , New York

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This alumni directory of 170 lawyers who graduated from The City University of New York School of Law is powered by Lawyer Legion. Use the filters to narrow your search for attorneys by graduation year, practice areas or location. Results are limited to 250 per query. The lawyers in this directory all attended or received their Juris Doctor degree from The City University of New York School of Law and are currently practicing law in the United States. The attorneys in this directory are also included in the Lawyer Legion network and provide legal services to consumers in and around their local area. Browse the alumni directory to find and connect with lawyers who attended The City University of New York School of Law

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Helene C. Herbert (1993)
Herbert & Weiss
Englewood, NJ
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A. B. Pierre-Outerbridge (2007)
Outerbridge Law P.C.
New York, NY
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications1,6491,6061,460
Total Offers622612593
Acceptance Rate37.72%38.11%40.62%
LSAT Score Median154154153
LSAT Score Low152151150
LSAT Score High160158157
Undergraduate GPA Median3.383.323.26
Undergraduate GPA Low3.153.022.94
Undergraduate GPA High3.663.583.54
Total Graduates1689594

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers1609295
Total Passed1206882
School's Bar Passage Rate75.00%73.91%86.31%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate83.52%80.56%82.09%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate-8.52-6.654.22

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident$15,450$15,564$15,113
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$25,640$25,464$24,723
Tuition Part Time Resident$10,610$10,648$14,155
Tuition Part Time Non-resident$17,630$17,468$23,115
On Campus Living Expenses---
Off Campus Living Expenses$22$20,512$20,379

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants246180185
Total Percentage Receiving Grants43%37%43%
Average Grant Amount - Median$6,800.00$7,750.00$4,500.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$3,856.50$3,875.00$4,000.00
Average Grant Amount - High$10,000.00$11,306.50$8,660.00

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio6.5:17.3:17.7:1
Total Students622578482
Total Students Male237226188
Total Students Female379344293
Total Faculty957963
Total Faculty Male332821
Total Faculty Female625142
Total Faculty Minorities392923

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare The City University of New York 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 - The City University of New York School of Law


#45 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.38
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #45 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.38) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#57 in Acceptance Rate - 37.72%
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #57 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 37.72% among those who applied for admission.

#168 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 6.5:1
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #168 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 6.5:1 faculty ratio

#20 in Median LSAT - 154
The City University of New York School of Law is tied for #20 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 154 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#124 in Bar Passage Rate - 75.00%
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #124 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#162 in Highest Tuition - $15,450
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #162 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#12 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 41.05%
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #12 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (41.05%).

#1 in Presence of Female Faculty - 65%
The City University of New York School of Law ranks #1 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (65%).

Contact the CUNY Law

City University of New York School of Law
2 Ct Square W
NY 11101
www.law.cuny.edu
Phone: 718-340-4200

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