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University of San Diego School of Law

University of San Diego School of Law

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Ranking: University of San Diego

Top Law Schools of 2009  
Score 49
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 2.8
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 2.9
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.1-3.55
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 158-162
Overall acceptance rate 35.4%
Student/faculty ratio 13.5
Graduates employed at graduation N/A
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 98.0%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 77.3%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar CA
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 65.7%

Tuition & Scholarships: University of San Diego

Financial Aid Office Information  
Financial aid application deadline 03/01
Financial aid director Carl Eging
Financial aid telephone (619) 260-4570
2008-2009 Expenses  
Tuition Full-time: $39,204 per year, part-time: $27,843 per year
Room and board $11,560
Books $982
Miscellaneous expenses $6,694
Is the tuition the same for first-, second-, and third-year students? Yes
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
2008 Grants  
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of less than one-half tuition 23.5%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of less than one-half tuition 14.8%
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of one-half tuition or more but less than full 15.8%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of one-half tuition or more but less than full 10.0%
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of full tuition 2.9%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of full tuition 1.7%
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of more than full tuition 3.8%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of more than full tuition 1.3%
25th percentile grant amount of aid per full-time recipient $16,000
Median grant amount of aid per full-time recipient (50th percentile) $18,000
75th percentile grant amount of aid per full-time recipient $27,000
25th percentile grant amount of aid per part-time recipient $7,000
Median grant amount of aid per part-time recipient (50th percentile) $14,000
75th percentile grant amount of aid per part-time recipient $20,000
Indebtedness  
Average indebtedness of 2008 graduates who incurred law school debt $105,208
Proportion who borrowed 87.0%
Does the school offer a loan repayment assistance program for 2007 J.D. graduates? Yes

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