Michigan Law School

Rank 10 (USNWR 2022)
Median LSAT
Median GPA
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Also known as

  • Michigan Law School
  • University of Michigan
  • UMich UM

Michigan Law School is a law school located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The school was ranked 10 in 2022 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for Michigan Law School is approximately 313.

Admissions website: https://michigan.law.umich.edu/admissions

Admissions email: law.grad.admissions@umich.edu

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Michigan Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 166 171 172
GPA 3.61 3.84 3.93
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 7693 95
# Admissions offers 819 -
Class size 313 85
% Accepted 10.7% 97
% Yield 33.2% 60

During the 2022 application cycle, 7,693 people applied and 819 were offered admission.

University of Michigan has a 1L class size of 313, and yield of 33.21%. 272 out of 819 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 33.21% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Michigan has a median LSAT of 171. The 25th percentile LSAT is 166 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 172.

The median GPA is 3.84. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.61 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.93.

Michigan Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2021-2022

LSD has stats for 1,732 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 Michigan Law School cost per year?

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Cost of attending Michigan Law School

In 2022, tuition was $67,098 and the annual cost of attending was $89,594 (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.

Michigan Law School employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of Michigan make $190,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the private sector, a grad can expect to make $64,009.

64.4% of law graduates from University of Michigan go directly to work for law firms, while 17.3% clerk for a judge. 11.1% of graduates go into public interest.

93.7% of University of Michigan graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about Michigan Law School

The University of Michigan Law School, one of the oldest and most renowned institutions for legal study and research in the United States, has welcomed graduate students from around the world since before 1900. At Michigan Law, graduate students develop meaningful and lasting connections due to the small size of the cohort, supportive faculty mentorship, and thoughtful integration into the Law School community. Michigan Law alumni hold prestigious positions in the public, private, and academic sectors in more than 80 countries.

The Law School is situated in the heart of the University of Michigan, one of the world’s leading public research institutions. Upon arriving at Michigan Law, students join a massive yet intimate University community of more than 45,000 graduate and undergraduate students from every continent (except Antartica). Additionally, the Law School’s location in Ann Arbor is the ideal setting for graduate students. With restaurants, cafes, shops, theaters, bars, athletic venues, and parks within walking distance of the Law School, Ann Arbor provides a vibrant environment for learning and living.

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same im above both medians as well
dog wtf lmao
no wave today?
I am so confused, so there just wasnt a wave today or...?
No E wave today?
looks like mich was on spring break last week
so we should be back to regularly scheduled programming this week
Do you think there will be an A wave wednesday?
@PenMap1018: hell yeah there will be
@LicketySplitter: is there a specific time or order during waves?
is a long addy a good or bad sign generally
we never know for sure, mine went long but no date change so its prob a WL
Do they always call if you are accepted? Has anyone not received a call?
my status checker just went completely blank (white page!!) \
Does that mean anything?
No wave today?
I put the R in RIP
R baby
it only takes one
I’m sorry guys :(
Did y’all write a why mich by chance?
i did
and i visited and met w someone when i was checking out the school
after i had applied
take with that what you will hhaha
Oh jeez I’m so so sorry :( you have amazing A’s so far and I know you’ll end up at a fantastic school
thanks :) not too hurt about it but definitely something to note that demonstrated interest may not mean everything! im happy i went to michigan bc i was able to sit in a law school class and get a feel for what its like but i wouldnt recommend spending time or money to get on a schools radar or something
Wow yeah that's quite a lot of effort - I attended info sessions and stuff but I could never afford visiting. I really appreciate your upbeat vibe, and I know you'll end up at the best school for you!