University of Akron School of Law

Rank 136 (USNWR 2024)
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  • University of Akron School of Law
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University of Akron School of Law is a law school located in Akron, Ohio. The school was ranked 136 in 2024 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for University of Akron School of Law is approximately 137.

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

Admissions email: lawadmissions@uakron.edu.

Admissions phone: 330-972-7111

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University of Akron School of Law Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 151 153 155
GPA 3.02 3.45 3.68
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 614 15
# Admissions offers 386 -
Class size 137 31
% Accepted 62.9% 9
% Yield 32.4% 59

During the 2024 application cycle, 614 people applied and 386 were offered admission.

University of Akron has a 1L class size of 137, and yield of 32.38%. 125 out of 386 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 32.38% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Akron has a median LSAT of 153. The 25th percentile LSAT is 151 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 157.

The median GPA is 3.52. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.16 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.8.

University of Akron School of Law LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 16 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

How much does University of Akron School of Law cost per year?

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Cost of attending University of Akron School of Law

In 2024, tuition was $25,214 and the annual cost of attending was $25,214 (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.

University of Akron School of Law employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of Akron make $70,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $53,425.

48.3% of law graduates from University of Akron go directly to work for law firms, while 2.5% clerk for a judge. 11.9% of graduates go into public interest.

68.1% of University of Akron graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about University of Akron School of Law

The excellent legal education, affordable tuition, low student debt, and strong placement rates offered at Akron Law make us one of the best value law schools in the nation and the best value law school in Ohio. Located in the heart of downtown Akron and just 45 minutes south of Cleveland, the University of Akron (UA) is a comprehensive research and teaching university with degree programs ranging from the associate to the doctoral level. Founded in 1870, UA has celebrated more than 140 years of academic excellence while forging ahead to meet the complex needs of today’s students.

The Akron School of Law was founded in 1921 and merged with UA in 1959. More than 7,000 students have graduated from the law school. Akron Law alumni practice throughout the United States and abroad. With strong bar passage and employment rates, flexible degree options, state-of-the-art facilities, and global connections, Akron Law prepares its students for success in the modern legal world.

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