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Howard University School of Law

About Howard University School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1869
  • Parent School: Howard University
  • Dean: Daniel R. Holley-Walker
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
  • Website: law.howard.edu
  • School Type: Private
  • Campus: Urban
  • Enrollment: 441

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William J Lasko (1987)
William J. Lasko, Attorney At Law, LLC
Stamford, CT
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LaSheena M Washington (2013)
Law Office of LaSheena Williams
Rockville, MD
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Gerald Robinson (1978)
Robinson Geraldo, P.C.
Harrisburg, PA
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R Scott Oswald (1997)
The Employment Law Group, P.C.
Washington, DC
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Larry Christopher Stewart (2005)
Stewart Trial Attorneys
Atlanta, GA
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Hector Z. Oropeza (2009)
Oropeza Law Firm, PLLC.
Rockville, MD
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications1,4901,4581,383
Total Offers569515557
Acceptance Rate38.19%35.32%40.27%
LSAT Score Median152151151
LSAT Score Low149149148
LSAT Score High156155154
Undergraduate GPA Median3.333.243.24
Undergraduate GPA Low3.093.013.05
Undergraduate GPA High3.583.543.54
Total Graduates134136105

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers13910698
Total Passed946776
School's Bar Passage Rate67.62%63.21%77.55%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate76.65%72.73%76.12%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate-9.03-9.521.43

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident$32,654$34,194$33,630
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$32,654$35,814$33,630
Tuition Part Time Resident---
Tuition Part Time Non-resident---
On Campus Living Expenses$33$30,674$27,616
Off Campus Living Expenses$33$30,674$27,616

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants172175180
Total Percentage Receiving Grants42%41%45%
Average Grant Amount - Median$17,822.00$17,828.00$11,144.50
Average Grant Amount - Low$9,056.00$11,540.00$5,903.50
Average Grant Amount - High$28,719.00$26,436.00$18,999.50

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio5:15.1:15.6:1
Total Students441414422
Total Students Male158142129
Total Students Female283272293
Total Faculty898176
Total Faculty Male454139
Total Faculty Female444037
Total Faculty Minorities736562

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Howard 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 - Howard University School of Law


#50 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.33
Howard University School of Law is tied for #50 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.33) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#60 in Acceptance Rate - 38.19%
Howard University School of Law ranks #60 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 38.19% among those who applied for admission.

#110 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 5:1
Howard University School of Law ranks #110 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 5:1 faculty ratio

#22 in Median LSAT - 152
Howard University School of Law is tied for #22 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 152 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#145 in Bar Passage Rate - 67.62%
Howard University School of Law ranks #145 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#106 in Highest Tuition - $32,654
Howard University School of Law ranks #106 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#4 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 82.02%
Howard University School of Law ranks #4 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (82.02%).

#18 in Presence of Female Faculty - 49%
Howard University School of Law ranks #18 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (49%).

Contact the Howard Law

Howard University School of Law
2900 Van Ness St NW
Washington, DC 20008
law.howard.edu
Phone: 202-806-8000

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