Southern University Law Center is a law school located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The school was ranked 180 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for Southern University Law Center is approximately 292.
Admissions website: https://www.sulc.edu/page/admission-procedures
Admissions email: Admission@sulc.edu
Admissions phone: 1-800-537-1135
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During the 2023 application cycle, 1,040 people applied and 621 were offered admission.
Southern University has a 1L class size of 292, and yield of 45.57%. 283 out of 621 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 45.57% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.
The 1L class at Southern University has a median LSAT of 146. The 25th percentile LSAT is 144 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 148.
The median GPA is 3.13. The 25th percentile GPA is 2.8 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.43.
LSD has stats for 21 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.
In 2023, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $23,128 (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.
62.8% of Southern University graduates pass the bar on their first try.
In September 1947, the Southern University School of Law was officially opened, and it was redesignated as a law center in 1985. Accredited by the American Bar Association, the Association of American Law Schools, the Supreme Court of Louisiana, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, the Law Center maintains a high standard of professional education. It is fully approved by the Veterans Administration for the training of eligible veterans. The Southern University Law Center adheres to the principle of equal opportunity without regard to ethnicity, gender, creed, national origin, age, disability, or marital status.
The Law Center is located in Baton Rouge, the capital of Louisiana. With a population of over 600,000, this seat of state government includes state agencies and courts. As a hub of legal activity, Baton Rouge offers law students many opportunities to participate in state government through interaction with the legislature, state agencies, and private law firms.