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FSU Law

Rank 48 (USNWR 2024)
165
Median LSAT
3.85
Median GPA
21.1%
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • FSU Law
  • Florida State University
  • FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY
  • FSU

FSU Law is a law school located in Tallahassee, Florida. The school was ranked 48 in 2024 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for FSU Law is approximately 113.

Admissions website: https://law.fsu.edu/admissions/admissions

Admissions email: admissions@law.fsu.edu

Admissions phone: 850.644.3787

Can I get into FSU Law with aGPA andLSAT?

FSU Law Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 159 165 166
GPA 3.48 3.83 3.92
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 2487 74
# Admissions offers 487 -
Class size 113 13
% Accepted 19.6% 86
% Yield 23.2% 16

During the 2024 application cycle, 2,487 people applied and 487 were offered admission.

Florida State University has a 1L class size of 113, and yield of 23.20%. 113 out of 487 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 23.20% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at Florida State University has a median LSAT of 165. The 25th percentile LSAT is 158 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 166.

The median GPA is 3.85. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.67 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.93.

FSU Law LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 263 applicants for the 2022-2023 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 FSU Law cost per year?

$0.00
Tuition
$0.00
CoA
74.20%
Bar pass rate
53rd percentile
$65,000.00
Salary, 25th %
49th percentile
$75,000.00
Salary
44th percentile
$50,000.00
PI Salary
14th percentile
66.50%
Employment rate
74th percentile
72.90%
Grads with debt
49th percentile
$65,568.00
Average debt
11th percentile

Cost of attending FSU Law

In 2024, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $0 (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.

FSU Law employment outcomes

JD graduates from Florida State University make $75,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $50,000.

52.0% of law graduates from Florida State University go directly to work for law firms, while 8.2% clerk for a judge. 10.2% of graduates go into public interest.

74.2% of Florida State University graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about FSU Law

Florida State University College of Law (FSU Law) offers a dynamic, intellectually engaging, and creative space for LLM students to receive a sophisticated and focused legal education. FSU Law is nationally recognized and is considered one of the nation’s best value law schools.

Students can choose between three different LLM programs:

American Law for Foreign Lawyers

Business Law

Environmental Law and Policy

FSU Law’s highly regarded faculty offers a wide range of classes across a number of areas, including commercial law, corporate law, tax law, criminal law, international human rights law, international business law, and environmental law. The school encourages close working relationships among students, faculty, administration, and alumni. Our world-class faculty members are extremely accessible to students. FSU Law adopts an open knowledge exchange approach and encourages students to challenge the status quo and discover a path of their own. With more than 9,000 alumni, our students have plenty of opportunities to network, learn from a mentor, and engage in-person or virtually with our alumni around the world. Florida State University College of Law has a strong sense of community and prepares students to enter the worlds of law, business, or government at the highest possible level.

The law school also offers students a wealth of legal employment opportunities. Located in Tallahassee, the capital of Florida, it is home to 500-plus law firms, state and federal courts, numerous state agencies, the governor’s office, and the Florida legislature, and many are within a short walk from the law school.

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FlutteringSqueamishPuffin
13:45
If you are kidding: Thats just called passion don't let it come between us.
UnableBreakableHamster
14:10
@FlutteringSqueamishPuffin: Congrats. How were you notified?
15:17
@FlutteringSqueamishPuffin: you gotta just commit to the bit. Hedging your bets with two comebacks just made me remember we don't like each other
FlutteringSqueamishPuffin
15:30
LOL
FlutteringSqueamishPuffin
15:41
@UnableBreakableHamster: Phone call, i was not expecting it, it came before ASO updated
@FlutteringSqueamishPuffin: when did you apply?
congrats!!
FlutteringSqueamishPuffin
17:50
dude i applied december 16th lol
Congrats on the acceptance, are you planning on attending?
FlutteringSqueamishPuffin
10:47
yes. Concerned about the debt but its ranked well and the florida legal market is booming thanks to everyone moving there. Hard to pass up my free ride to a lower ranked school tho
22:10
To anyone visiting: the city is an absolute mess right now because of the tornados. Be careful and stick to the main roads and you’ll be fine!
thc
9:37
anyone know when orientation is?
13:35
Orientation starts on 8/19
good luck during orientation week boys and enjoy the process
9:45
Anyone else still ghosted lol
9:45
Apples in November
9:46
Applied*
IckySassyRay
10:28
Yep
UnableBreakableHamster
11:20
Yes, applied in November
Yes, also applied in November
@FlutteringSqueamishPuffin: what did you do in the military
slaywer
16:39
Yes applied in october
IckySassyRay
7:43
so are the rest of us just waiting to be rejected? I don’t understand
10:23
Yeah I’m not really sure anymore lmao. I called the school the other day and they told me they have absolutely no timeline. That they’re going through applications and will get to us when they can
@IckySassyRay: not necessarily— last year I got my A at the very end of June, but they at least had most people on a waitlist way before then—idk wtf they are doing this year
Anyone think they will give more schollys out to accepted students now that so many have withdrawn
UnableBreakableHamster
16:58
Welcome to June. Anyone think FSU will start providing decisions?
14:48
I can’t believe it’s June lol and no response yet
Flag1224
19:43
I was in a masters program and they said they would take my final transcript when available
Flag1224
19:44
That was 5/30; they were very happy to take it, but I can’t imagine they have been waiting for the completion of my program, I would expect a WL. But we’ll see
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