USF Law School

Rank 165 (USNWR 2024)
Median LSAT
Median GPA
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • USF Law School
  • University of San Francisco
  • USF

USF Law School is a law school located in San Francisco, California. The school was ranked 165 in 2024 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for USF Law School is approximately 135.

Admissions website: https://www.usfca.edu/law/admissions

Admissions email: lawadmissions@usfca.edu

Admissions phone: 415) 422-6586

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USF Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 152 155 158
GPA 3.04 3.42 3.64
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 2166 69
# Admissions offers 1004 -
Class size 135 29
% Accepted 46.4% 40
% Yield 13.3% 1

During the 2024 application cycle, 2,166 people applied and 1,004 were offered admission.

University of San Francisco has a 1L class size of 135, and yield of 13.35%. 134 out of 1,004 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 13.35% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of San Francisco has a median LSAT of 153. The 25th percentile LSAT is 151 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 156.

The median GPA is 3.46. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.09 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.67.

USF 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 USF Law School

In 2024, tuition was $52,580 and the annual cost of attending was $82,290 (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.

USF Law School employment outcomes

65.8% of University of San Francisco graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about USF Law School

Founded in 1912, the University of San Francisco (USF) School of Law has a tradition of educating effective lawyers who graduate with the professional skills and theoretical foundation necessary to succeed in the legal profession.

The San Francisco Bay Area is an extension of the campus and plays a vital role in the educational experience. The school is located on a hilltop campus overlooking Golden Gate Park, the Pacific Ocean, and downtown San Francisco. It is minutes away from the Civic Center, home to federal, state, and local government agencies, as well as federal and state courts, including the California Supreme Court. The city and its surrounding communities provide exceptional learning, practice, and service placements to complement the academic program. Students represent clients in law school clinics, extern in major national and international law firms, clerk for judges, and work for public interest organizations.

The USF School of Law is fully accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools.

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@PittsburghSteelersFan7: CONGRAAATSSS!! YOU GOT IN HAHA
Thank you!!! @TooTheMoon
My app has went under review three times
anyone elsE?
Got my A today! Congrats guys!!
I got my Acceptance 2 days ago!
I got my acceptance two days ago too!
Hey does anyone know if the priority application date of today is binding or not?
I dont believe it's binding
app went UR 3 times.... what to do from here
Hey! I'm applying to USF law school with a 154 LSAT and 3.5 GPA with a BS in Biology do I have a chance?
Anyone else's status date just keep disappearing and changing? This is like my 3rd time.
@WinnieBoy: omg, mine too! My went UR for the third time on the 7th, and now my substatus sate disappeared this morning.
@TooTheMoon: mine disappeared yesterday as well. Not sure what that means but i guess we'll see
@WinnieBoy: Congratss!!! I see you got in!! ugh hopefully i hear soon.
@TooTheMoon: I appreciate that! Fingers crossed for you getting an A soon!
@WinnieBoy: Thank yoooou!!!
Has anyone been waiting since December? lol because its me
Status checker says “decision rendered” but no email! I’m so scared!
It can take up to a few days to get the decision
When I was accepted, it said decision rendered and then I got the email the next day
my status checker has had no status on it
since i appied?
me neither
its been like this for me for about a month
decision rendered
but no email
should i call
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