LSAT 171
GPA 3.86
Tuition & Fees $68,270
Acceptance Rate 15.41 %
First Time Bar Exam Pass Rate 95.72 %

Cornell Law School Overview

Cornell Law School is a law school at Cornell University. Cornell University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Ithaca, New York. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification.
The 2022 tuition & fees of Cornell Law School is $68,270. The acceptance rate of the school is 15.41% and yield is 20.56%. The average LSAT scores submitted by enrolled students is 171 and the average GPA is 3.86. Total 737 students are attending Cornell Law School and 190 of them is first-year students. Last year 187 graduate have taken the bar exam first time and 179 have passed the exam (the pass rate is 95.72%). You may want to check the general academic information of Cornell University at Cornell University academic page.

Cornell Law School 2022 Average LSAT and GPA

182 enrolled students have submitted LSAT scores and its average LSAT score at Cornell Law School is 171. The average undergraduate GPA from 180 submitters is 3.86. Next table shows the submitted LSAT and GPA scores in 25th, 50th, and 75th percentile.
Cornell Law School 2022 LSAT Scores and GPA
25th Percentile50th Percentile75th Percentile
LSAT Scores169171173

Cornell Law School 2022 Tuition & Fees

Cornell Law School tuition for academic year 2021-2022 is $68,270. The average undergraduate tuition & fees other than law school at Cornell University is $61,015. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees is $30,006
Cornell Law School 2022 Tuition & Fees
Cornell Law School$68,270
Average Costs at Cornell University
Average Living Costs - Room & Board, Other expenses

Cornell Law School 2022 Acceptance Rate and Enrollment

Last year, total 5,998 students have applied to Cornell Law School and 924 students have accepted to admit to the school. Among the accepted students, 190 students finally enrolled to Cornell Law School. The acceptance rate is 15.41% and yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. With 10 deferred/pre-admitted students, Cornell Law School has 200 first year class students for academic year 2019-2020.
Cornell Law School 2022 Admission Statistics
Number of Students
Acceptance Rate15.41%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)20.56%
Deferred / Previously Admitted10
Total First Year Class Enrollment200

Cornell Law School 2020 Student Population

Cornell Law School has total 737 students for academic year 2019-2020. 580 of them enrolled in JD program and 157 enrolled in non-JD programs.
Total Enrollment at Cornell Law School
Total Enrollment737
JD Enrollment580
Non-JD Enrollment157
For first year students enrollment, Cornell Law School has 200 students. By gender, there are 91 male and 109 female students. By attendance type, 200 full-time and 0 part-time students. Next table summarizes the first year enrollment by gender and attendance type at Cornell Law School for academic year 2019-2020.
First Year Student Enrollment at Cornell Law School
Total200 2000
Men91 910
Women109 1090

Cornell Law School First Time Bar Passage

Last year, total 201 students have graduated from Cornell Law School. Among them, 187 students (including from prior year and early first time takers) took the bar exam for the first time and 179 passed the exam. The first-time bar exam pass rate at Cornell Law School is 95.72% where the average pass rate of New York is 83.48%.
First Time Bar Exam Takers and Pass Rate at Cornell Law School
Total Graduates201
First-time Bar Exam Taker187
(181 new graduates, 6 from prior year and 5 Early First Time Takers)
First-time Bar Exam Not Taker20 (new graduates)
First-time Bar Exam Passers and Pass Rate179 / 95.72%
Pass Rate at New York83.48%