|Previous year ABA 509 data|
|# Admissions offers||238||-|
During the 2022 application cycle, 578 people applied and 238 were offered admission.
University of New Mexico has a 1L class size of 110, and yield of 43.28%. 103 out of 238 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 43.28% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.
The 1L class at University of New Mexico has a median LSAT of 156. The 25th percentile LSAT is 152 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 159.
The median GPA is 3.61. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.37 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.83.
LSD has stats for 35 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.
Click on a data point to see that user's profile.
In 2022, tuition was $42,070 and the annual cost of attending was $59,450 (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.
JD graduates from University of New Mexico make $60,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the private sector, a grad can expect to make $59,999.
50.5% of law graduates from University of New Mexico go directly to work for law firms, while 10.5% clerk for a judge. 10.5% of graduates go into public interest.
85.8% of University of New Mexico graduates pass the bar on their first try.
The University of New Mexico (UNM) School of Law is the state’s only law school and is located on UNM’s North Campus. It is surrounded by a 9-hole golf course and is next door to the New Mexico Court of Appeals, which has a special viewing room designated specifically for our students. It is in Albuquerque, the state’s largest city, which sits at an altitude of 5,000 feet between the Rio Grande River and the Sandia Mountains, offering residents an abundance of outdoor recreational activities year-round. Our small and supportive community and diverse faculty consistently rank high in clinical programs, environmental law, diversity, student to faculty ratio, popularity with non-traditional students, and educational value – our students graduate with their career options less constrained by debt.