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Columbia Law School Law School at Columbia University in the City of New York

LSAT 172
GPA 3.8
Tuition & Fees $72,360
Acceptance Rate 15.86 %
First Time Bar Exam Pass Rate 95.11 %

Columbia Law School Overview

Columbia University in the City of New York Campus, New York, NY
Columbia Law School is a law school at Columbia University in the City of New York. Columbia University in the City of New York is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in New York, New York. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification.
The 2021 tuition & fees of Columbia Law School is $72,360. The acceptance rate of the school is 15.86% and yield is 28.83%. The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 172 and the average GPA is 3.8. Total 1,571 students are attending Columbia Law School and 329 of them is first-year students. Last year 430 graduate have taken the bar exam first time and 409 have passed the exam (the pass rate is 95.11%). You may want to check the general academic information of Columbia University in the City of New York at Columbia University in the City of New York academic page.

Columbia Law School 2021 Average LSAT and GPA

356 enrolled students have submitted LSAT scores and its average LSAT score at Columbia Law School is 172. The average undergraduate GPA from 347 submitters is 3.8. Next table shows the submitted LSAT and GPA scores in 25th, 50th, and 75th percentile.
Columbia Law School 2021 LSAT Scores and GPA
25th Percentile50th Percentile75th Percentile
LSAT Scores169172173
GPA3.693.83.89

Columbia Law School 2021 Tuition & Fees

Columbia Law School tuition for academic year 2020-2021 is $72,360. The average undergraduate tuition & fees other than law school at Columbia University in the City of New York is $61,671. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees is $51,194
Columbia Law School 2021 Tuition & Fees
Columbia Law School$72,360
Average Costs at Columbia University in the City of New York
Undergraduate$61,671
Graduate$51,194

Columbia Law School 2021 Acceptance Rate and Enrollment

Last year, total 7,193 students have applied to Columbia Law School and 1,141 students have accepted to admit to the school. Among the accepted students, 329 students finally enrolled to Columbia Law School. The acceptance rate is 15.86% and yield (enrollment rate) is 29%. With 35 deferred/pre-admitted students, Columbia Law School has 364 first year class students for academic year 2019-2020.
Columbia Law School 2021 Admission Statistics
Number of Students
Applicants7,193
Admitted1,141
Enrolled329
Acceptance Rate15.86%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28.83%
Deferred / Previously Admitted35
Total First Year Class Enrollment364

Columbia Law School 2020 Student Population

Columbia Law School has total 1,571 students for academic year 2019-2020. 1,244 of them enrolled in JD program and 327 enrolled in non-JD programs.
Total Enrollment at Columbia Law School
Total Enrollment1,571
JD Enrollment1,244
Non-JD Enrollment327
For first year students enrollment, Columbia Law School has 364 students. By gender, there are 193 male and 169 female students. By attendance type, 364 full-time and 0 part-time students. Next table summarizes the first year enrollment by gender and attendance type at Columbia Law School for academic year 2019-2020.
First Year Student Enrollment at Columbia Law School
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total364 3640
Men193 1930
Women169 1690
Other2 20

Columbia Law School First Time Bar Passage

Last year, total 424 students have graduated from Columbia Law School. Among them, 430 students (including from prior year and early first time takers) took the bar exam for the first time and 409 passed the exam. The first-time bar exam pass rate at Columbia Law School is 95.11% where the average pass rate of New York is 81.48%.
First Time Bar Exam Takers and Pass Rate at Columbia Law School
Total Graduates424
First-time Bar Exam Taker430
(416 new graduates, 5 from prior year and 9 Early First Time Takers)
First-time Bar Exam Not Taker8 (new graduates)
First-time Bar Exam Passers and Pass Rate409 / 95.11%
Pass Rate at New York81.48%