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NYU Law School

Rank 5 (USNWR 2023)
172
Median LSAT
3.88
Median GPA
15.7%
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • NYU Law School
  • New York University
  • NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
  • NYU

NYU Law School is a law school located in New York City, New York. The school was ranked 5 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for NYU Law School is approximately 376.

Admissions website: https://www.law.nyu.edu/jdadmissions

Admissions email: law.moreinfo@nyu.edu

Admissions phone: 212.998.6060

Can I get into NYU Law School with aGPA andLSAT?

NYU Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 169 172 174
GPA 3.72 3.88 3.94
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 8874 99
# Admissions offers 1389 -
Class size 376 95
% Accepted 15.7% 91
% Yield 25.1% 27

During the 2023 application cycle, 8,874 people applied and 1,389 were offered admission.

New York University has a 1L class size of 376, and yield of 25.05%. 348 out of 1,389 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 25.05% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at New York University has a median LSAT of 172. The 25th percentile LSAT is 169 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 174.

The median GPA is 3.88. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.72 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.94.

NYU Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 2,066 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 NYU Law School cost per year?

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Cost of attending NYU Law School

In 2023, tuition was $76,290 and the annual cost of attending was $109,290 (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.

NYU Law School employment outcomes

98.7% of New York University graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about NYU Law School

For almost two centuries, New York University School of Law has maintained a record of academic excellence and innovation.

At NYU, students find powerhouse graduate programs in business and finance, international law, and taxation. Students have the opportunity to learn from more than 100 influential academics in areas as diverse as constitutional law, criminal law, economic analysis of law, environmental law, legal philosophy, intellectual property, and competition policy.

All this happens at NYU Law’s campus in Greenwich Village in downtown Manhattan. It is a charming and vibrant place with a neighborhood feel and energetic culture. Students get to engage with New York’s leading practitioners and policymakers both in and out of the classroom. Visits from prominent government officials; members of the judiciary; and leaders of the UN, international organizations, and NGOs add to the entire NYU Law experience.

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LegalUsername
14:50
There was an A reported on reddit
LegalUsername
14:51
Also, there seemed to be a really small rainbow wave today. Two R's and one A reported on LSD.
VoraciousWoodenPegasus
11:43
Does anyone know if NYU sends out all Rs at once
VoraciousWoodenPegasus
11:44
I got a DLS but can’t tell if I’m about to rejected or if it’s an A
Does NYU always post DLS if you got an A
@VoraciousWoodenPegasus: I’m not sure but I think I read on Reddit that they do send out Rs at once. Plus looks like an A wave today
Anyone else get their scholly reconsideration result today
FlynnRoadStar
13:20
denied reconsideration :(
13:23
9 NYU As reported on LSD today so far.
@FlynnRoadStar: same :( did u j use other scholarships to negotiate?
Anyone have an admitted students GroupMe/Discord?
anything today
hi yall
does anyone know what number calls lol
nvm they called for a missing document
luckyapp
11:20
Are they done for the day? Looks like 2 As 1 R
TwinPeacock
14:29
Do URM have a good chance at the waitlist? Any data on that?
does NYU accept LOCIs?
luckyapp
11:25
I sent one but idrk
luckyapp
11:32
Any thoughts on when the rest of the holds will hear back? It's been a few months since the hold itself at this point
@luckyapp: no idea but looks like quite a few hold applicants have been rejected/accepted. A lot are still waiting. I'm also a hold. maybe they're keeping applicants on hold as a back up before they waitlist us? that's my best guess
13:37
NYU doesn't seem to have done a waitlist wave so thats what im anticipating
luckyapp
14:03
the waiting rn is killing me
TwinPeacock
14:14
I don’t expect to hear anything from NYU or USC until May 2nd
Ijustwannagetinman
10:25
I’m not like even her biggest fan I’m more a Miley man but I respect Taylor so much
I emailed NYU to ask when everyone will hear back by. they said the vast majority will hear back by the last day of April. Hence the "vast" majority. Wonder if they'll make decisions into May.
luckyapp
15:59
I'm hoping not
luckyapp
15:59
ty for emailing them tho
yes np. I knew they wouldn't tell me anything substantial but I just had to reach out after waiting so many months
Anyone know any info about NYU LLM decisions? I'm a 20-21 cycle 3L who is applying to LLM programs
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