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FIU Law School

Rank 60 (USNWR 2023)
160
Median LSAT
3.72
Median GPA
22.6%
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • FIU Law School
  • Florida International University
  • FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
  • FIU

FIU Law School is a law school located in MIami, Florida. The school was ranked 60 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for FIU Law School is approximately 142.

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

Admissions email: lawadmit@fiu.edu

Admissions phone: 305.348.8006

Can I get into FIU Law School with aGPA andLSAT?

FIU Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 156 160 162
GPA 3.37 3.72 3.89
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 2133 68
# Admissions offers 482 -
Class size 142 35
% Accepted 22.6% 85
% Yield 29.5% 51

During the 2023 application cycle, 2,133 people applied and 482 were offered admission.

Florida International University has a 1L class size of 142, and yield of 29.46%. 142 out of 482 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 29.46% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at Florida International University has a median LSAT of 160. The 25th percentile LSAT is 156 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 162.

The median GPA is 3.72. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.37 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.89.

FIU Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 154 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 FIU Law School cost per year?

$0.00
Tuition
$30,700.00
CoA
75.00%
Grads with debt
60th percentile
$91,649.00
Average debt
47th percentile
$73,000.00
Salary, 25th %
67th percentile
$80,000.00
Salary
54th percentile
$50,000.00
PI Salary
14th percentile
40.80%
Employment rate
24th percentile
86.70%
Bar pass rate
99th percentile

Cost of attending FIU Law School

In 2023, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $30,700 (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.

FIU Law School employment outcomes

JD graduates from Florida International University make $80,000 (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.

71.9% of law graduates from Florida International University go directly to work for law firms, while 2.2% clerk for a judge. 6.5% of graduates go into public interest.

86.7% of Florida International University graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about FIU Law School

Florida International University College of Law is a place of excellence that treats its students like individuals. With a yearly entering class of approximately 150 students and the most competitive acceptance rate of all Florida law schools, FIU Law emphasizes quality over quantity.

FIU Law students aren’t afraid to work hard. Whether it’s in the classroom, at a competition, or while working in the profession, their reputation for being fearlessly industrious is well known. FIU Law boasts a 9:1 student-to-faculty ratio and a broad array of clinical and other experiential programs, allowing its students to prepare for the practice of law in an intimate, dynamic, and supportive environment.

Located in Miami, Florida, FIU Law offers its students the opportunity to learn, work, and live in the largest legal market in Florida and one of the nation’s largest hubs of global commerce and industry. Students work with legal professionals in many of the nation’s largest law firms and governmental entities, gaining valuable experience and allowing them to enter the profession practice-ready. The diverse character of the city is reflected in the College’s student body and faculty—both groups are consistently recognized as among the most diverse in the nation. As the only state-supported law school in South Florida, FIU Law students also enjoy an improved post-gradation quality of life relative to many of their peers.

FIU Law is a member of the Association of American Law Schools and is fully accredited by the American Bar Association.

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the way ur spreading that link is just sussy, under lsd and random reddit posts and tried to dm me lol
Listen man, I have seen a bunch of reddit posts with admitted students links to chats and discords. I am literally doing nothing different. How else are you supposed to get people to join your chat? If you think its "sussy", whatever, it doesn't make it any less legit
In fact, if anyone in here is an admitted student, I invite you once again to join the Whatsapp chat: https://chat.whatsapp.com/JmySKk00BSaHnGD4gIqFHM
Since there are updates on admitted student days and tours
does fiu have a status checker
SuaveCrouton
13:22
Just got an A
15:17
Is Scholly info sent in the same email or later? They didnt mention anything about scholly in my A email
so i was waitlisted about a month ago, got my lsat results today and improved two points. should i send a loci via email?
I think you should if you are still interested
Got an A, toured it and really loved it. Only issue is cost of living. the tuition is dirt cheap in state. All rent even with roomate is like over 1200
@WorriedGuardedPorcupine: same here, decision rendered and no email.
anyone have an app update?
@MantaPandaManta: any update?? good luck!!!!
visited and loved it
^ same. Having a hard time picking. FSU is taking forever im assuming its a R. This vs UNH vs a full ride to Faulkner. Idk what to do. Cost of Attending here is so much. Housing in miami sucks
badbitty777
12:20
i just got a decision rendered update wtf does that mean!!!
12:46
Me too, decision rendered. I’m spiraling rn
badbitty777
12:47
i dont even have a login for the status checker wtf
13:46
For me it took 6 days for them to send the confirmation email which included the log in info
badbitty777
14:19
@LegalBlondie: apparently if theres a seat deposit amount or whatever that means A
14:39
I don’t have any sort of portal except for the application status checker. @badbitty777 would it be there?
14:39
@badbitty777: ^
badbitty777
15:49
@LegalBlondie: is it the lawhub one? or the one where it says fiu at the top
20:15
To check your FIU Status use the one found on their JD Admissions page. It takes forever for them to send your login. Once they do you can login and see. If you are admitted, you'll see a 200$ seat deposit. It took them about 3-5 days before I was sent an acceptance letter but the deposit means that you have been accepted
badbitty777
10:24
@TeddyTy: they havent sent me login info and it says a decision has been rendered so i cant even check
11:35
Any idea when the first seat deposit deadline is? Just got my WL :(
14:47
@LegalBlondie: wow how with your stats! I'm sorry. The amount of WL this year if absolutely ridiculous. Seems like all they care about this year is 160< lsat... wonder if their recent jump in us news ranking has anything to do w this. Anyways, I dont know the exact date as I was also WL but I have heard april 1. Could be wrong though
15:52
@Rockxtar: Thank you for your kind words. They have a clear 159/160 cut off with the exception of a few here or there, defo due to their new rankings. So unfortunate as I feel as though my numbers dont define me and I would be an asset to the class :(
Anyone admitted, what are you doing for housing? This school is great but the COA is INSANE.
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