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Southern Illinois University School of Law

About Southern Illinois University School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1973
  • Parent School: Southern Illinois University
  • Dean: Camille Davidson
  • Location: Carbondale, Illinois
  • Website: law.siu.edu
  • School Type: Public
  • Campus: College Town
  • Enrollment: 254

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Alumni Directory

This alumni directory of 147 lawyers who graduated from Southern Illinois University 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 Southern Illinois University 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 Southern Illinois University School of Law

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Alumni Active on Lawyer Legion

Tim Michael Flaherty (2001)
Flaherty Defense Firm
Fort Walton Beach, FL
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Andrew J. Rankin (2009)
Stange Law Firm, PC
Springfield, IL
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Brian Crockett (2009)
Crockett Law P.C.
Houston, TX
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Raisha Snider (2014)
Stange Law Firm, PC
Clayton, MO
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Cynthia Trice (2016)
Stange Law Firm, PC
Arnold, MO
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Andrew Mossman (2014)
Stange Law Firm, PC
Edwardsville, IL
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications423419424
Total Offers223211308
Acceptance Rate52.72%50.36%72.64%
LSAT Score Median149150147
LSAT Score Low147147144
LSAT Score High153151150
Undergraduate GPA Median3.223.103.07
Undergraduate GPA Low2.992.702.73
Undergraduate GPA High3.503.483.48
Total Graduates85110116

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers85104101
Total Passed505861
School's Bar Passage Rate58.82%55.77%60.40%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate76.89%77.77%79.87%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate-18.07-22.00-19.47

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident$17,504$22,564$21,754
Tuition Full Time Non-resident$26,256$31,316$44,026
Tuition Part Time Resident---
Tuition Part Time Non-resident---
On Campus Living Expenses$18$18,363$18,851
Off Campus Living Expenses$18$18,363$18,851

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants254306325
Total Percentage Receiving Grants94%97%98%
Average Grant Amount - Median$7,500.00$2,750.00$2,750.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$5,000.00$1,250.00$250.00
Average Grant Amount - High$13,500.00$5,000.00$5,000.00

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio5.6:16.3:15.8:1
Total Students254269315
Total Students Male124153185
Total Students Female130116130
Total Faculty454354
Total Faculty Male222223
Total Faculty Female232131
Total Faculty Minorities655

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare Southern Illinois 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 - Southern Illinois University School of Law


#59 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.22
Southern Illinois University School of Law is tied for #59 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.22) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#122 in Acceptance Rate - 52.72%
Southern Illinois University School of Law ranks #122 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 52.72% among those who applied for admission.

#141 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 5.6:1
Southern Illinois University School of Law ranks #141 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 5.6:1 faculty ratio

#25 in Median LSAT - 149
Southern Illinois University School of Law is tied for #25 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 149 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#168 in Bar Passage Rate - 58.82%
Southern Illinois University School of Law ranks #168 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#155 in Highest Tuition - $17,504
Southern Illinois University School of Law ranks #155 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#102 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 13.33%
Southern Illinois University School of Law is tied for #102 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (13.33%).

#13 in Presence of Female Faculty - 51%
Southern Illinois University School of Law is tied for #13 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (51%).

Contact the SIU Law

Southern Illinois University School of Law
1150 Douglas Dr
Carbondale, IL 62901
law.siu.edu
Phone: 618-536-7711

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