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Northeastern Law School

Rank 71 (USNWR 2023)
163
Median LSAT
3.7
Median GPA
31.1%
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • Northeastern Law School
  • Northeastern University
  • NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY
  • NUSL

Northeastern Law School is a law school located in Boston, Massachusetts. The school was ranked 71 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for Northeastern Law School is approximately 234.

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

Admissions email: lawadmissions@northeastern.edu

Admissions phone: (617) 373‑2395

Can I get into Northeastern Law School with aGPA andLSAT?

Northeastern Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 158 163 166
GPA 3.47 3.7 3.82
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 3877 84
# Admissions offers 1204 -
Class size 234 78
% Accepted 31.1% 74
% Yield 19.4% 9

During the 2023 application cycle, 3,877 people applied and 1,204 were offered admission.

Northeastern University has a 1L class size of 234, and yield of 19.35%. 233 out of 1,204 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 19.35% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at Northeastern University has a median LSAT of 163. The 25th percentile LSAT is 158 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 166.

The median GPA is 3.7. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.47 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.82.

Northeastern Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 579 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 Northeastern Law School cost per year?

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Cost of attending Northeastern Law School

In 2023, tuition was $58,804 and the annual cost of attending was $78,104 (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.

Northeastern Law School employment outcomes

87.3% of Northeastern University graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about Northeastern Law School

Northeastern University School of Law is the preeminent US law school in experience-based legal education. Our distinctive approach to training lawyers brings together outstanding classroom teaching with simulation courses based on real-world legal problems, clinical programs working with real clients, and legal placements with law firms, courts, corporations, and governmental and non-governmental organizations in the United States and around the world. Students gain the intellectual tools, practical experience, and confidence they need to become outstanding legal professionals.

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what time today?
GullibleDemonicChimpanzee
13:55
People getting accepted today, was it an email?
GullibleDemonicChimpanzee
13:57
also do they send rejection emails?
19:32
I just got an email that said "decision made" and linked to the status checker. I assumed it was a rejection because it didn't say but it was A
has anybody else applied early action and not heard anything yet? should I assume an R?
I applied EA and haven't heard anything. Does not look like many responses have been given out either
StripedBumpyBeagle
17:10
Applied EA on 11/15 and heard back last week with the A, so you should be hearing soon
22:20
Applied EA in October and still haven't heard back - should probably assume rejection
StripedBumpyBeagle
23:27
i'm a bit bummed they don't negotiate, would've really wanted to go here
status gone. how long left?
Status also gone, stress incoming lmao
Is there a status checker other than the portal?
Not that I’m aware of
This WL waive is scarrrring me
status check has said "in review" since 12/14 :( hopefully that means I missed the WL wave lol
14:11
Which WL wave?? @cutestingyrhino
14:12
Oh nvm I see the wave
14:16
I’ve been under review since October :’(
That sucks ExcitedDuck. Hopefully you get your results soon - HTown tho...
Northeastern giving me 3400 a year is so disrespectful 😂😂
BreathtakingDeviousCantelope
10:50
My checklist is gone from the status portal. What does that mean? Was there yesterday
Does checklist disappear when a decision has been made?
^it does btw
GullibleDemonicChimpanzee
12:43
How long did people wait for scholarship info?
GullibleDemonicChimpanzee
13:25
word
GullibleDemonicChimpanzee
13:25
(sent 2 days later)
StripedBumpyBeagle
20:41
took me 3 weeks
StripedBumpyBeagle
20:41
withdrawing tho so i hope on of you on WL takes my spot
beansandsuch
9:52
realistically what are the chances of scholarship negotiation here? ive heard none but lookin for a success story
WhiskeyZeusTank
13:51
Northeastern doesn't negotiate
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