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University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law

About University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law

Overview

  • Established: 1895
  • Parent School: University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Dean: Barbara Glesner Fines (Interim Dean)
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Website: law.umkc.edu
  • School Type: Public
  • Campus: Urban
  • Enrollment: 372

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Alumni Directory

This alumni directory of 67 lawyers who graduated from University of Missouri-Kansas City 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 University of Missouri-Kansas City 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 University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law

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Alumni Active on Lawyer Legion

Eric G. Jensen (1994)
Potts Law Firm, LLP
Springfield, MO
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Michael P Shea (1976)
Shea Kohl Law, LC
Charles, MO
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Jessica Agnelly (2005)
Wendt Law Firm, P.C.
Kansas City, MO
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Eryn Michelle Peddicord (2005)
Peddicord & Townsend LLC
Kansas City, MO
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James R Piedimonte (1983)
James Piedimonte Law Firm
Independence, MO
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Martin Mark Meyers (1981)
The Meyers Law Firm, LC
Kansas City, MO
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Statistics

Admissions Statistics

201920182017
Completed Applications574623518
Total Offers316295290
Acceptance Rate55.05%47.35%55.98%
LSAT Score Median153153152
LSAT Score Low151151150
LSAT Score High156156155
Undergraduate GPA Median3.413.413.42
Undergraduate GPA Low3.193.153.18
Undergraduate GPA High3.673.763.62
Total Graduates138135135

Bar Exam Statistics

201920182017
Total First Time Takers135125131
Total Passed11291110
School's Bar Passage Rate82.97%72.80%83.97%
ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate81.96%81.18%85.18%
School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate1.01-8.38-1.21

Tuition and Expenses

201920182017
Tuition Full Time Resident--$19,040
Tuition Full Time Non-resident--$36,200
Tuition Part Time Resident--$11,600
Tuition Part Time Non-resident--$21,896
On Campus Living Expenses$16$16,046$16,554
Off Campus Living Expenses$15$15,574$15,450

Grants and Scholarships

201920182017
Total Students Reciving Grants328305286
Total Percentage Receiving Grants79%70%69%
Average Grant Amount - Median$8,000.00$8,000.00$3,500.00
Average Grant Amount - Low$3,000.00$3,000.00$1,000.00
Average Grant Amount - High$17,938.00$17,732.00$8,684.50

Students and Faculty

201920182017
Student-to-Faculty Ratio3.4:13.4:12.3:1
Total Students372398399
Total Students Male183199218
Total Students Female189199181
Total Faculty110116174
Total Faculty Male6372109
Total Faculty Female474465
Total Faculty Minorities9810

National Comparison Rankings

The national comparison rankings below compare University of Missouri-Kansas City 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 - University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law


#42 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.41
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law is tied for #42 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.41) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#140 in Acceptance Rate - 55.05%
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law is tied for #140 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 55.05% among those who applied for admission.

#32 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 3.4:1
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law ranks #32 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 3.4:1 faculty ratio

#21 in Median LSAT - 153
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law is tied for #21 regarding the median LSAT score, with a score of 153 among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.

#79 in Bar Passage Rate - 82.97%
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law ranks #79 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.

#170 in Highest Tuition - $0
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law is tied for #170 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.

#155 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 8.18%
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law ranks #155 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (8.18%).

#66 in Presence of Female Faculty - 43%
University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law ranks #66 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (43%).

Contact the UMKC Law

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law
500 E 52nd St
Kansas City, MO 64110-2467
law.umkc.edu
Phone: 816-235-1644

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