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University of San Diego School of Law

Admissions Profile

Admission rate %:
47%
Number students applying:
2,738
Number students accepted:
1,274
First-year attrition rate:
7%

LSAT Scores 2014

75th percentile:
161
Median:
159
25th percentile:
155

GPA 2014

75th percentile:
3.66
Median:
3.5
25th percentile:
3.23

Financial Profile

Tuition and Fees Full-time Part-time
Resident $47,490 $35,190
Non-resident $47,490 $35,190
Living Expenses Full-time
On Campus $21,999
Off Campus $21,999                 

Education Life Profile

School Population

Total number students enrolled:
740
Number students enrolled full-time:
632
Number students enrolled part-time:
108
Number of first-year students:
223

Gender Diversity

% Women faculty:
31%
% Women students:
50%

Ethnic / Racial / Global Diversity

% Minority faculty:
9%
% Minority students:
30%
% International students:
3%

Academic Profile

Student Opportunities

Number of law journals:
4
Names of law journals:
San Diego Law Review, San Diego International Law Journal, Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues, San Diego Journal of Climate & Energy Law
% of students involved in law journals:
34%
Number of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
Names of faculty-supervised clinical courses:
% of students in faculty-supervised clinical courses:
43%
% of students in field placements:
35%
% of students in simulation courses:
76%

Curriculum Strengths

Finance,
Media-Entertainment/Intellectual Property,
Science & Technology/Patents,
Public Interest Law,
Family Law

Graduate Employment Profile

National Employment Rate Percent Number of
Graduates
National Employment Rate 2014 49% 130
National Employment Rate 2013 53% 169
State Employment Rate 2014 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer CA 86% 184
State 2nd Largest Employer AZ 2% 4
State 3rd Largest Employer NV 2% 4
State Employment Rate 2013 State Percent Number of
Graduates
State 1st Largest Employer CA 83% 212
State 2nd Largest Employer AZ 1.6% 4
State 3rd Largest Employer CO 1.6% 4

Employment by Job Categories

Law Firm Solo
1.6%
Law Firm 2-10
22.4%
Law Firm 11-25
6.3%
Law Firm 26-50
4.7%
Law Firm 51-100
3.1%
Law Firm 101-250
2.7%
Law Firm 251-500
0
Law Firm 501+
7.8%
Law Firm Unknown Size
0
Business & Industry
15.7%
Government
9.8%
Public Interest / Service
1.6%
Clerkships Federal
0.4%
Clerkships State / Local
0.4%
Education / Academia
1.2%
Other
0

First-Time Bar Pass Rates

Bar Exam Eligibility:
Most Current
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 CA 75% 71%
State 2 NY 100% 85%
State 3 CO 100% 82%
One Year Prior
Reported Data
State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 CA 76% 71%
State 2 NY 100% 82%
State 3 CO 100% 84%
Two Years Prior State Average
School %
Average
State %
State 1 CA 74% 72%
State 2 NY 75% 85%
State 3 CO 80% 86%

Type of School

Accreditation Status:
ABA Accredited
Public / Private:
Private
Part-time:
Yes
Affiliation:
Feeder School 1:
Feeder School 2:
Feeder School 3:

Student Bar Association

Contact Phone:
619.260.2392

Link to Lawdragon Survey

Link to Survey:

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School Information

Warren Hall, 5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
Region:
Far West
Main Phone:
619-260-4600
Admissions Phone:
619-260-4528
School Website:

Administration

Dean of School:
Stephen
C.
Ferruolo
Undergraduate:
AB
School:
Wesleyan University
Law Degree:
JD
School:
Stanford University
Graduate Degree:
PhD, MA
School:
Princeton University
Director of Admissions:
Jorge
Garcia
Undergraduate:
BA
School:
University of California, San Diego
Law Degree:
School:
Graduate Degree:
MBA
School:
California State University, San Marcos

Reputation Profile

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