Pacific McGeorge School of Law

Rank 141 (USNWR 2023)
Median LSAT
Median GPA
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Also known as

  • Pacific McGeorge School of Law
  • University of the Pacific (Mcgeorge)

Pacific McGeorge School of Law is a law school located in Sacramento, California. The school was ranked 141 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for Pacific McGeorge School of Law is approximately 175.

Admissions website: https://www.pacific.edu/admission

Admissions email: mcgeorge@pacific.edu

Admissions phone: 916.739.7105

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Pacific McGeorge School of Law Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 152 155 157
GPA 3.04 3.47 3.72
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 938 30
# Admissions offers 519 -
Class size 175 52
% Accepted 55.3% 22
% Yield 33.7% 65

During the 2023 application cycle, 938 people applied and 519 were offered admission.

University of the Pacific (Mcgeorge) has a 1L class size of 175, and yield of 33.72%. 175 out of 519 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 33.72% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of the Pacific (Mcgeorge) has a median LSAT of 155. The 25th percentile LSAT is 152 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 157.

The median GPA is 3.47. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.04 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.72.

Pacific McGeorge School of Law LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 42 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.

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25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class

How much does Pacific McGeorge School of Law cost per year?

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Cost of attending Pacific McGeorge School of Law

In 2023, tuition was $57,358 and the annual cost of attending was $84,680 (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.

Pacific McGeorge School of Law employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of the Pacific (Mcgeorge) make $90,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $80,000.

55.6% of law graduates from University of the Pacific (Mcgeorge) go directly to work for law firms, while 3.3% clerk for a judge. 15.0% of graduates go into public interest.

72.3% of University of the Pacific (Mcgeorge) graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about Pacific McGeorge School of Law

McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific is located in Sacramento, California, capital of the nation’s most populous state and one of the world’s leading economies. The school is a member of the Association of American Law Schools, is accredited by the American Bar Association, and has a chapter of the Order of the Coif.

Full-time and part-time programs provide the flexibility to earn a JD degree in two and a half, three, four, or five years of study. Six hundred students pursue a JD, LLM, JSD, MPP, or MPA on a 13-acre campus that includes several other graduate programs students. JD students may pursue a joint JD/MPP or JD/MPA degree. McGeorge is the only law school in the country to offer degrees in both law and policy. The JD/MBA is offered in conjunction with our main campus in Stockton, California. The school’s reputation for educating well-prepared, practice-ready lawyers grows from the vitality of students and faculty working together. The diversity of the student body is reflected in the 150 or more colleges and universities that students attended as undergraduates, the 50 or more major fields of study, the range in years from age 22 to over 60, and the gender and ethnic diversity represented annually by students from a wide range of ethnic and cultural heritages.

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has anyone messed up on their application and still receive an admissions?
What’s the deal with university of the pacific? West coast Cooley?
a "scholarship" portion appeared on my portal, is that a good sign? I haven't received an admit email yet
I have that scholarship spot too! fingers crossed it means something good!
Omg @FrequentLearnedGoose when did you submit your app?!
@TooTheMoon: End of October! wby?!
@TooTheMoon: we also have very similar stats soooo
@FrequentLearnedGoose: I submitted mines the end of November! Nov 30! Ughhh hopefully we recieve something soon! It's been so long, esp for you!!!
@TooTheMoon: seriously! I hope it goes well for us, would loveeee to get in here haha1
@FrequentLearnedGoose: They’re on a rolling admission basis right? I mean, they have to let you know soon at least! I’m hitting the five mark week and I’m getting so anxious.
@TooTheMoon: yes! SAME I'm like 9 weeks and I am severely anxious
@FrequentLearnedGoose: 9 WEEKS?! Oh my god, I'm over here complaining because I'm at 5. LMAO
@FrequentLearnedGoose: By any chance are you a re-admit?
@TooTheMoon: I am not!
@FrequentLearnedGoose: Ah got it! Hopefully we hear soon. Praying we honestly hear back tomorrow, LOL.
@TooTheMoon: ah seriously! are they supposed to have a wave anytime soon?
@FrequentLearnedGoose: I honestly have no clue, I just know it's been six weeks so i'm assuming we should hear back soon?
@TooTheMoon: AH I hate waiting lol! but Ik its better to be paitent and hope for good things!
@FrequentLearnedGoose: Super true! Anything yet? My application for USF just went UR after six weeks lol.
@TooTheMoon: Nope! nothin yet;(
@FrequentLearnedGoose: UGH same!
@TooTheMoon: Anything yet?!
@TooTheMoon: im obsessed with this lil check in we have created haha
@FrequentLearnedGoose: hahahaha me too! Do you have reddit or anything? we can chat there if you'd like LOL
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