Yale Law School

Yale Law School, the law school of Yale University, is a Private, 4 years school located in New Haven, CT. Total 724 students are attending the school and 184 students newly enrolled for academic year 2019-2020. Its average LSAT score from enrolled students is 173 and the average GPA is 3.93. The tuition & fees at Yale Law School is $66,128 and the acceptance rate is 8.22%.

  • LSAT Average: 173
  • Tuition & Fees: $66,128
  • Acceptance Rate: 8.22%
  • Student Population: 724

Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,198 students have applied to Yale Law School. Among them, 263 students have accepted to admit and 184 have enrolled into Yale Law SchoolThe acceptance rate is 8.22% and the yield is 70%. Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield at Yale Law School.
2019-2020 Admission Statistics
Yale Law School
20192020
Applicants3,4733,198
Admitted238263
Enrolled164184
Acceptance Rate6.85%8.22%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)68.91%69.96%

LSAT score and GPA in Average

The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 173 and the average GPA is 3.93 at Yale Law School. 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
Yale Law School
20192020
25th percentile170170
50th percentile173173
75th percentile176175
2019-2020 GPA distribution
Yale Law School
20192020
25th percentile3.843.85
50th percentile3.923.93
75th percentile3.983.99

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 tuition & fees at Yale Law School is $66,128 for law school students.The average living costs is $20,095 when a student lives on campus (i.e. dormitory or campus owned apartments).
2019-2020 Tuition & Fees
Yale Law School
20192020
Law School Tuition & Fees$64,267$66,128
Average Tuition & fees (not law school)
Undergraduate$53,430$55,500
Graduate$42,100$43,300
Living Costs
On-Campus Living$16,720$20,095

Yale Law School Student Population

For academic year 2019-2020, total 724 students enrolled to Yale Law School. Among them 630 students enrolled in JD (Juris Doctor degree) program and 94 students enrolled in Non-JD program.
For the first class, 184 students newly joined to Yale Law School. By gender, there are 96 men , 113 women, and 3 other/unknown gender first-time students at Yale Law School. All students enrolled as full-time status at Yale Law School.
2019-2020 Student Population
Yale Law School
20192020
Total Enrollment705724
JD Enrollment621630
Non-JD Enrollment8494
Non-JD Enrollment (Online)00
2019-2020 First-year Student Population
Yale Law School
20192020
Total164184
Men10596
Women98113
Other13

Yale Law School Bar Exam Pass Rate

For the first time bar exam takers, the bar exam pass rate is 96.26% where 214 students took the exam and 206 students passed the exam. The pass rate is higher than Connecticut average rate (77.38%).
2019-2020 Bar Exam Pass Rate
Yale Law School
20192020
Number of Graduates215212
First-Time Bar Exam Takers Total216214
New Graduates196193
Prior Year Graduates2019
Early Takers02
No Exam Takers1819
Exam Passer209206
Exam Pass Rate96.76%96.26%
Connecticut Pass Rate75.02%77.38%
All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2019-2020