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Howard University School of Law

Howard University School of Law
This page focuses on national rankings, acceptance rates, program costs, and merit-based scholarships of Howard University School of Law, an accredited law program in the United States. Should you be interested in official name and common abbreviation of Howard University School of Law, please follow this link: https://www.abbreviationfinder.org/acronyms/husl_howard-university-school-of-law.html 

Motto: Veritas et Utilitas
Parent school: Howard University
Established: 1869
School type: Private
Dean: Danielle R. Holley-Walker
Location: Washington, D.C., U.S.
Enrollment: 407
Faculty: 56

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Ranking: Howard University

Top Law Schools of 2020
Score N/A
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 2.4
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 2.7
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3-3.5
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 150-156
Overall acceptance rate 24.0%
Student/faculty ratio 18.6
Graduates employed at graduation 89.7%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 91.3%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 59.0%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar NY
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 76.7%

Tuition & Scholarships: Howard University

Financial Aid Office Information
Financial aid application deadline 02/15
Financial aid director Norman Jones
Financial aid telephone (202) 806-8005
2019-2020 Expenses
Tuition Full-time: $23,370 per year
Room and board $13,372
Books $1,561
Miscellaneous expenses $5,898
Is the tuition the same for first-, second-, and third-year students? No
Does the university offer housing restricted to law students? No
Does the university offer graduate student housing for which law students are eligible? Yes
Does the university offer a public-interest scholarship program to current J.D. students? Yes
2019 Grants
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of less than one-half tuition 11.8%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of less than one-half tuition N/A
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of one-half tuition or more but less than full 27.7%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of one-half tuition or more but less than full N/A
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of full tuition 1.8%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of full tuition N/A
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of more than full tuition 10.0%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of more than full tuition N/A
25th percentile grant amount of aid per full-time recipient $10,000
Median grant amount of aid per full-time recipient (50th percentile) $14,000
75th percentile grant amount of aid per full-time recipient $16,600
25th percentile grant amount of aid per part-time recipient N/A
Median grant amount of aid per part-time recipient (50th percentile) N/A
75th percentile grant amount of aid per part-time recipient N/A
Indebtedness
Average indebtedness of 2019 graduates who incurred law school debt $28,694
Proportion who borrowed 92.6%
Does the school offer a loan repayment assistance program for 2019 J.D. graduates? No

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