Texas Tech Law School

Rank 71 (USNWR 2023)
Median LSAT
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Also known as

  • Texas Tech Law School
  • Texas Tech University

Texas Tech Law School is a law school located in Lubbock, Texas. The school was ranked 71 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for Texas Tech Law School is approximately 157.

Admissions website: https://www.depts.ttu.edu/law/admissions/index.php

Admissions email: law@ttu.edu

Admissions phone: 806.742.3791

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Texas Tech Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 154 157 160
GPA 3.4 3.64 3.84
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 1489 51
# Admissions offers 548 -
Class size 157 43
% Accepted 36.8% 59
% Yield 28.5% 45

During the 2023 application cycle, 1,489 people applied and 548 were offered admission.

Texas Tech University has a 1L class size of 157, and yield of 28.47%. 156 out of 548 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 28.47% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at Texas Tech University has a median LSAT of 157. The 25th percentile LSAT is 154 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 160.

The median GPA is 3.64. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.4 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.84.

Texas Tech Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 107 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

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Cost of attending Texas Tech Law School

In 2023, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $16,170 (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.

Texas Tech Law School employment outcomes

JD graduates from Texas Tech University make $80,534 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $61,191.

72.4% of law graduates from Texas Tech University go directly to work for law firms, while 2.4% clerk for a judge. 3.1% of graduates go into public interest.

89.0% of Texas Tech University graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about Texas Tech Law School

Founded in 1967, Texas Tech University School of Law is accredited by the ABA and the Supreme Court of Texas, and the school is a member of the selective Association of American Law Schools. In addition, a chapter of the Order of the Coif was established in 1974, a distinction accorded to only one-third of American law schools. Texas Tech Law is known for its value, which provides students with an exceptional legal education at a reasonable cost. In fact, Texas Tech Law has been nationally recognized for providing one of the state’s best values in legal education.

Texas Tech Law is located in Lubbock on the main campus of Texas Tech University, and thus students enjoy the benefits of being a part of a larger university system. With a population of more than 310,000, the Lubbock metropolitan area is home to Big 12 sports, award-winning wineries, museums, and more.

At Texas Tech Law, our goal is to create a welcoming, student-centered environment. For example, Texas Tech Law’s Office of Academic Success is dedicated to helping every student achieve academic success by providing tutoring services, study-aids, and workshops throughout the year. Additionally, two full-time professors direct our bar exam preparation efforts, offering students many opportunities for practice and study beyond commercial bar preparation courses.

Our faculty embraces an open-door policy, enabling students to engage in continuing dialogue beyond formal class hours. Indeed, Texas Tech Law has a long and proud tradition of graduating students who are more prepared to practice law. In this regard, we provide students with an opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge through our nationally recognized advocacy program, robust clinical programs, the regional externship program, and our Legal Practice program. These programs, coupled with our curriculum and commitment to student learning, help Texas Tech Law continue to excel in its bar passage and employment rates.

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they should be letting us know pretty soon
if you sent the LOCI early that is
yeah i sent that letter in asap
i talked to admissions while i was on campus yesterday he said early may early june
also i heard that loci for priority review is a new thing which is nice. he told me not alot of ppl have submitted one.
yeah i sent it in ASAP as well
ooo thats great. i'd prefer early may though lol
really? not a lot have submitted one? that may be good for those who have submitted it, like us!
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sorry i meany yo say alot of ppl have not lolol
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I am on the waitlist and sent a loci so let me know if anyone hears anything! The anticipation is killing me haha
lol me too, but hopefully those of us that sent the LOCI will hear back this upcoming month
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I emailed admissions to see if they would inform us if they filled all the seats and they said they would inform us on any movement and hope to start having some movement mid May!
yay! i emailed them today and they told me the same thing.
They told me yesterday that all seats are full…and that’s because I had to email them
Oh wow. I thought they were going to email all of us when they filled up all the seats
thats what i thought too, but thats what i was told
I emailed today but they are out of the office until June 2nd. I would just like to know so I can make plans to love to Houston if it’s full haha
hopefully they will respond to you today
They responded and said they were full but would be entering their “melt” period, where people choose other schools or not to attend at all, opening some slots up
They emailed me an official update today saying the same tjing
I saw that!
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