South Texas College of Law Houston

Unranked (USNWR 2022)
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Also known as

  • South Texas College of Law Houston
  • South Texas College Of Law—Houston

South Texas College of Law Houston is a law school located in Houston, Texas. The school was unranked in 2022 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for South Texas College of Law Houston is approximately 342.

Admissions website: https://www.stcl.edu/admissions-aid/admissions/

Admissions email: admissions@stcl.edu

Admissions phone: 713.646.1810

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South Texas College of Law Houston Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 152 154 156
GPA 2.94 3.22 3.46
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 2010 62
# Admissions offers 883 -
Class size 342 88
% Accepted 43.9% 45
% Yield 38.6% 77

During the 2022 application cycle, 2,010 people applied and 883 were offered admission.

South Texas College Of Law—Houston has a 1L class size of 342, and yield of 38.62%. 341 out of 883 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 38.62% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at South Texas College Of Law—Houston has a median LSAT of 154. The 25th percentile LSAT is 152 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 156.

The median GPA is 3.22. The 25th percentile GPA is 2.94 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.46.

South Texas College of Law Houston LSAT & GPA graph for 2021-2022

LSD has stats for 66 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.

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

How much does South Texas College of Law Houston cost per year?

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Cost of attending South Texas College of Law Houston

In 2022, tuition was $36,100 and the annual cost of attending was $60,372 (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.

South Texas College of Law Houston employment outcomes

JD graduates from South Texas College Of Law—Houston make $89,200 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the private sector, a grad can expect to make $67,000.

68.3% of law graduates from South Texas College Of Law—Houston go directly to work for law firms, while 0.4% clerk for a judge. 1.8% of graduates go into public interest.

79.1% of South Texas College Of Law—Houston graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about South Texas College of Law Houston

South Texas College of Law Houston is the city’s oldest law school and the only law school located in Downtown Houston. Uniquely positioned to provide students with immediate access to internships and job opportunities, South Texas has been educating and preparing practice-ready graduates to serve their clients and communities with distinction for decades. Founded in 1923, South Texas is a private, nonprofit, independent law school. Accredited by the American Bar Association and also a member of the AALS, South Texas offers full- and part-time programs leading to the Doctor of Jurisprudence degree.

Our missions is to provide a diverse body of students with the opportunity to obtain an exceptional legal education, preparing graduates to serve their community and the profession with distinction.

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is their spring break next week? might not hear anything till after ):
the week after next week, I believe it starts on march 13th
so still have some hope either this week or next week
I applied Nov. 28th and still haven't heard anything. It still says review in progress
Are any of you guys applying to the PT Online program?
I am in the PT online, and the phone call was congragulations and an introduction to my liaison for any questions!
@lawschoolswift2000: same i applied in early december and it has said review in progress for like a month
Also applied Dec, been in review since beginning of Feb. Applied to PT Online program.
@HilariousPlausibleCrab: are you going to accept? Or are you still waiting for other program responses?
Got the A today! still waiting on other school didn’t know the date to decide was so close 😭
Ah! Congratulations! When did they update? Was it status update or email?
The wait and not hearing anything is TORTURE.
i got an email!
they updated today , i had applied 2/23
My status changed to Application Complete. I'm about to die. I haven't heard anything. How long were you in that status? Will I hear today? I saw someone's status changed to Admitted - email sent when they were accepted. So does my status mean WL/R?
got an A today guys!
Omg, amazing! Congratulations!
Thank you, wishing the best of luck to you @DaniDoesDefense
Thank you. Did your status change to Admitted?
hey! does anyone know if this school requires a seat deposit? I cant find anything on the website
They do- I just got an email about it with my acceptance
got my A!!!
how come they're not offering any scholarships?
what do you mean? @Futurelawyer22
i don't think they've sent scholly info yet
They haven't sent any scholarships out to my knowledge. The seat deposit is $350.00.
I’ve been on “application complete” since 3/6, when should I expect to hear back?
i had app complete 3/7 got my acceptance today 3/10
I believe they sent out scholarships