University of Dayton School of Law

Rank 122 (USNWR 2022)
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University of Dayton School of Law is a law school located in Dayton, Ohio. The school was ranked 122 in 2022 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for University of Dayton School of Law is approximately 131.

Admissions website: https://udayton.edu/apply/index.php

Admissions email: lawinfo@udayton.edu

Admissions phone: 937-229-3555

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University of Dayton School of Law Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 150 153 155
GPA 3.18 3.53 3.72
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 1448 48
# Admissions offers 373 -
Class size 131 21
% Accepted 25.8% 80
% Yield 34.6% 65

During the 2022 application cycle, 1,448 people applied and 373 were offered admission.

University of Dayton has a 1L class size of 131, and yield of 34.58%. 129 out of 373 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 34.58% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Dayton has a median LSAT of 153. The 25th percentile LSAT is 150 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 155.

The median GPA is 3.53. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.18 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.72.

University of Dayton School of Law LSAT & GPA graph for 2021-2022

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.

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25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class

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Cost of attending University of Dayton School of Law

In 2022, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $18,500 (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 Dayton School of Law employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of Dayton make $57,500 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the private sector, a grad can expect to make $52,000.

61.9% of law graduates from University of Dayton go directly to work for law firms, while 3.2% clerk for a judge. 14.3% of graduates go into public interest.

88.4% of University of Dayton graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about University of Dayton School of Law

Located an hour north of Cincinnati and an hour west of the state capital, Columbus, Ohio, the University of Dayton is a top-tier Catholic research university. We offer a full-time JD program, including a two-year JD and a part-time Online Hybrid JD, as well as LLM and MSL programs in American and Transnational Law, providing a distinguished tradition of concern for the individual student in a challenging yet supportive environment. Our dedication to preparing students for today’s law practice is reflected in our highly regarded first-year legal research and writing program, as well as in our upper-level skills curriculum and required capstones. Courses in our Program in Law and Technology are designed to give students an edge in handling modern-world problems, including those of intellectual property, trademarks, copyrights, patents, and cyberspace.

Dayton Law’s student body of approximately 300 promotes ample opportunity for one-on-one interaction with faculty, staff, and classmates, creating an atmosphere of collegiality. Our students actively participate in a myriad of law school organizations and community service opportunities. The University of Dayton School of Law is accredited by the ABA and is a member of the AALS.

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