West Virginia University College of Law
About West Virginia University College of Law
- Established: 1878
- Parent School: West Virginia University
- Dean: John E. Taylor (Interim Dean)
- Location: Morgantown, West Virginia
2020 Application Information
Application Deadline: July 1
Application Fee: $0
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|LSAT Score Median||154||153||153|
|LSAT Score Low||152||151||151|
|LSAT Score High||157||155||155|
|Undergraduate GPA Median||3.45||3.38||3.32|
|Undergraduate GPA Low||3.15||3.04||3.04|
|Undergraduate GPA High||3.70||3.64||3.63|
Bar Exam Statistics
|Total First Time Takers||99||93||104|
|School's Bar Passage Rate||63.63%||70.97%||79.81%|
|ABA Approved Law Schools Average Bar Passage Rate||69.98%||70.28%||75.01%|
|School Passage Rate vs. Average Passage Rate||-6.35||0.69||4.80|
Tuition and Expenses
|Tuition Full Time Resident||$22,914||$24,084||$22,878|
|Tuition Full Time Non-resident||$38,934||$39,870||$37,818|
|Tuition Part Time Resident||-||-||-|
|Tuition Part Time Non-resident||-||-||-|
|On Campus Living Expenses||$15||$15,370||$15,290|
|Off Campus Living Expenses||$15||$15,370||$15,290|
Grants and Scholarships
|Total Students Reciving Grants||252||236||244|
|Total Percentage Receiving Grants||78%||76%||80%|
|Average Grant Amount - Median||$5,500.00||$3,500.00||$4,085.00|
|Average Grant Amount - Low||$2,500.00||$2,750.00||$3,000.00|
|Average Grant Amount - High||$7,500.00||$7,500.00||$8,750.00|
Students and Faculty
|Total Students Male||167||178||171|
|Total Students Female||162||145||138|
|Total Faculty Male||33||33||41|
|Total Faculty Female||29||25||23|
|Total Faculty Minorities||4||4||5|
National Comparison Rankings
The national comparison rankings below compare West Virginia University College 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 - West Virginia University College of Law
#38 in Median Undergraduate GPA - 3.45
West Virginia University College of Law is tied for #38 regarding the highest median undergraduate GPA (3.45) among those applicants granted admission who enrolled as full-time students.
#157 in Acceptance Rate - 58.87%
West Virginia University College of Law ranks #157 regarding student selectivity with an acceptance rate of 58.87% among those who applied for admission.
#126 in Student-to-Faculty Ratio - 5.3:1
West Virginia University College of Law ranks #126 regarding the lowest student-to-faculty ratio with a 5.3:1 faculty ratio
#20 in Median LSAT - 154
West Virginia University College 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.
#159 in Bar Passage Rate - 63.63%
West Virginia University College of Law ranks #159 regarding the highest bar passage rate among first-time test takers.
#135 in Highest Tuition - $22,914
West Virginia University College of Law ranks #135 regarding the highest tuition among full-time resident (in-state) students.
#167 in Presence of Minority Faculty - 6.45%
West Virginia University College of Law ranks #167 regarding the highest percentage of racial or ethnic minority faculty (6.45%).
#34 in Presence of Female Faculty - 47%
West Virginia University College of Law is tied for #34 regarding the highest percentage of faculty who are female (47%).