Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law, the law school of Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce, is a Private, 4 years school located in Ponce, PR. Total 381 students are attending the school and 91 students newly enrolled for academic year 2019-2020. Its average LSAT score from enrolled students is 135 and the average GPA is 3.41. The tuition & fees at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law is $16,848 and the acceptance rate is 64.94%.

  • LSAT Average: 135
  • Tuition & Fees: $16,848
  • Acceptance Rate: 64.94%
  • Student Population: 381

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-2020, total 174 students have applied to Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law. Among them, 113 students have accepted to admit and 91 have enrolled into Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of LawThe acceptance rate is 64.94% and the yield is 81%. Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law.
2019-2020 Admission Statistics
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
Applicants210174
Admitted132113
Enrolled9691
Acceptance Rate62.86%64.94%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)72.73%80.53%

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 135 and the average GPA is 3.41 at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law. Next table shows the submitted LSAT scores and GPA by 25th/50th/75th percentile and full-time/part-time status and compare each score to last year scores.
2019-2020 LSAT scores distribution
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
Full-timePart-timeFull-timePart-time
25th percentile128131129131
50th percentile134135135134
75th percentile139137138136
2019-2020 GPA distribution
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
Full-timePart-timeFull-timePart-time
25th percentile3.113.153.23.07
50th percentile3.443.453.393.5
75th percentile3.733.643.653.76

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 tuition & fees at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law is $16,848 for law school students.The average living costs is $9,974 when a student lives on campus (i.e. dormitory or campus owned apartments) and $9,974 when a student lives off campus.
2019-2020 Tuition & Fees
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
Law School Tuition & Fees$16,738$16,848
Average Tuition & fees (not law school)
Undergraduate$5,490$5,580
Graduate$6,240$6,390
Living Costs
On-Campus Living$9,740$9,974
Off-Campus Living$11,659$11,986

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law Student Population

For academic year 2019-2020, total 381 students enrolled to Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law. All students enrolled in JD(Juris Doctor Degree) program .
For the first class, 91 students newly joined to Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law. By gender, there are 38 men and 53 women first-time students at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law. By attending status, 59 students enrolled as full-time and 32 students enrolled as part-time status.
2019-2020 Student Population
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
Total Enrollment441381
JD Enrollment441381
Non-JD Enrollment00
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2019-2020 First-year Student Population
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
TotalFull timePart timeTotalFull timePart time
Total966234 915932
Men442212 402315
Women624022 533617

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 26.52% where 132 students took the exam and 35 students passed the exam. The pass rate is lower than Puerto Rico average rate (34.41%).
2019-2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico School of Law
20192020
Number of Graduates150135
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total79132
New Graduates7157
Prior Year Graduates875
Early Takers00
No Exam Takers7478
Exam Passer3035
Exam Pass Rate37.97%26.52%
Puerto Rico Pass Rate38.2%34.41%
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020