Albany Law School

Rank 122 (USNWR 2022)
Median LSAT
Median GPA
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • Albany Law School
  • Albany Law School Of Union University

Albany Law School is a law school located in Albany, New York. The school was ranked 122 in 2022 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for Albany Law School is approximately 215.

Admissions website: https://www.albanylaw.edu/applications-admissions

Admissions email: admissions@albanylaw.edu

Admissions phone: 518-445-2326

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Albany Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 152 154 157
GPA 3.21 3.42 3.69
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 1471 49
# Admissions offers 741 -
Class size 215 62
% Accepted 50.4% 30
% Yield 28.3% 36

During the 2022 application cycle, 1,471 people applied and 741 were offered admission.

Albany Law School Of Union University has a 1L class size of 215, and yield of 28.34%. 210 out of 741 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 28.34% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at Albany Law School Of Union University has a median LSAT of 154. The 25th percentile LSAT is 152 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 157.

The median GPA is 3.42. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.21 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.69.

Albany Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2021-2022

LSD has stats for 99 applicants for the 2021-2022 application cycle.

The graphs show applicant results plotted against GPA and LSAT. The dotted lines on the graphs represent the 25/50/75th percentiles reported by the school in their ABA 509 report from the previous year.

Each data point represents an LSD user that shared their application results for the benefit of future applicants.

Click on a data point to see that user's profile.

25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class

How much does Albany Law School cost per year?

70th percentile
57th percentile
Grads with debt
73rd percentile
Average debt
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Salary, 25th %
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PI Salary
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Employment rate
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Bar pass rate
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Cost of attending Albany Law School

In 2022, tuition was $53,860 and the annual cost of attending was $70,586 (tuition plus living expenses).

Cost of Attendance (CoA) is the estimated total amount you will have to spend every year to go to school. Unlike tuition, CoA includes expenses like rent, food, and insurance.

Albany Law School employment outcomes

JD graduates from Albany Law School Of Union University make $75,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the private sector, a grad can expect to make $64,500.

56.6% of law graduates from Albany Law School Of Union University go directly to work for law firms, while 4.9% clerk for a judge. 5.7% of graduates go into public interest.

85.0% of Albany Law School Of Union University graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about Albany Law School

The only law school in the capital of New York State, Albany Law School is the oldest independent law school in North America. Albany, in the center of state government, provides unprecedented opportunities for internships, clinic experience, field positions, and work opportunities. The Albany Law School faculty is dedicated and accessible. Students have access to New Yorkโ€™s highest court, federal courts, and the state legislature, as well as to a thriving tech-based economy in the capital city of the State of New York.

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