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Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law

About Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1948
  • Parent School: Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico
  • Dean: Angel González Román
  • Location: Ponce, Puerto Rico

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Alumni Directory

This alumni directory of 29 lawyers who graduated from Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico 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 Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico 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. These include lawyers in Puerto Rico and across the U.S. Browse the alumni directory to find and connect with lawyers who attended Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law.

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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

202220212020
Completed Applications382456366
Total Offers215186200
Acceptance Rate56.28%40.79%54.64%
LSAT Score Median135135136
LSAT Score Low132132132
LSAT Score High139138139
Undergraduate GPA Median3.263.133.27
Undergraduate GPA Low2.772.802.97
Undergraduate GPA High3.493.503.57
Total Graduates8296107

Bar Exam Statistics

202220212020
Total First Time Takers10210589
Total Passed363129
School's Bar Passage Rate35.29%29.52%32.58%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate46.06%33.70%35.80%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate-10.77-4.18-3.22

Tuition and Expenses

202220212020
Tuition Full Time Resident$16$8$7
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$16$8-
Tuition Part Time Resident$12$6$5
Tuition Part Time Non-resident$12$6-
On Campus Living Expenses$15$15$14
Off Campus Living Expenses$20$20$20

Grants and Scholarships

202220212020
Total Students Reciving Grants11012496
Total Percentage Receiving Grants24%32%24%
Average Grant Amount - Median$1.00$1.00$2.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$1.00$1.00$1.00
Average Grant Amount - High$2.00$3.00$4.00

Students and Faculty

202220212020
Student-to-Faculty Ratio5.95.86.9
Total Students458389399
Total Students Male204181161
Total Students Female287277228
Total Faculty786758
Total Faculty Male514239
Total Faculty Female272519
Total Faculty Minorities786758

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico 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.

2021 National Rankings - Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law


#73 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.13
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law is tied for #73 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.13) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#94 in Acceptance Rate - 40.79%
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law ranks #94 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 40.79% among those who applied for admission.

#135 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 5.8
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law ranks #135 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 5.8 faculty ratio

#30 in Median LSAT - 135
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law ranks #30 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 135 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#189 in Bar Passage Rate - 29.52%
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law ranks #189 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#62 in Highest Tuition - $8
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law is tied for #62 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#1 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 100%
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law is tied for #1 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (100%).

#137 in Presence of Female Faculty - 37%
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law ranks #137 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (37%).

Contact

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
2250 Av. Las Américas
Ponce, PR 00717
derecho.pucpr.edu
Fax: 787-651-4027
Phone: 787-651-2000

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