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UGA Law School

Rank 20 (USNWR 2023)
168
Median LSAT
3.87
Median GPA
14.8%
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • UGA Law School
  • University of Georgia
  • GEORGIA, UNIVERSITY OF
  • UGA

UGA Law School is a law school located in Athens, Georgia. The school was ranked 20 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for UGA Law School is approximately 169.

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

Admissions email: ugajd@uga.edu

Admissions phone: (706) 542-7060

Can I get into UGA Law School with aGPA andLSAT?

UGA Law School Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 156 168 169
GPA 3.56 3.87 3.94
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 2953 78
# Admissions offers 438 -
Class size 169 50
% Accepted 14.8% 93
% Yield 37.2% 80

During the 2023 application cycle, 2,953 people applied and 438 were offered admission.

University of Georgia has a 1L class size of 169, and yield of 37.21%. 163 out of 438 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 37.21% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Georgia has a median LSAT of 168. The 25th percentile LSAT is 156 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 169.

The median GPA is 3.87. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.56 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.94.

UGA Law School LSAT & GPA graph for 2022-2023

LSD has stats for 538 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.

Click on a data point to see that user's profile.

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

How much does UGA Law School cost per year?

$0.00
Tuition
$20,866.00
CoA
60.90%
Grads with debt
11th percentile
$72,183.00
Average debt
19th percentile
$73,500.00
Salary, 25th %
68th percentile
$97,500.00
Salary
74th percentile
$53,527.00
PI Salary
23rd percentile
83.70%
Employment rate
98th percentile
93.80%
Bar pass rate
93rd percentile

Cost of attending UGA Law School

In 2023, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $20,866 (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.

UGA Law School employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of Georgia make $97,500 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $53,527.

56.1% of law graduates from University of Georgia go directly to work for law firms, while 19.2% clerk for a judge. 9.1% of graduates go into public interest.

93.8% of University of Georgia graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about UGA Law School

Since 1859, the University of Georgia (UGA) School of Law has been preparing the next generation of legal leaders. The school’s accomplished faculty includes nationally and internationally renowned scholars, and its approximately 11,000 living graduates are leading figures in law, business and public service throughout the world. Connecting students to these thought leaders and opportunities to serve state and society is central to the school’s mission.

Our LLM alumni include judges and law firm partners, leaders in governments and in intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations, CEOs and heads of corporate legal departments, and university professors and administrators.

As a member of our select class of LLM students, you will be a member of a close-knit intellectual community, pursuing a rigorous ten-month plan of study side by side with JD candidates. You’ll follow a flexible curriculum tailored to your career goals, whether they include preparing for a US bar examination, pursuing a concentration affording advancement in your home country’s legal profession or academic institutions, or completing a major academic research project under the supervision of a School of Law faculty member.

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I was just being silly @mountaineer99, no grief
yeah fair
just wanted to clarify lol
my source could also be full of shit
12:06
@dardar: Under Review 2. When you get a hold on your application you'll get an email saying that they haven't made a decision yet and that they're going to review your application a second time.
10:00
Did anyone apply ED and got waitlisted?
12:39
Here is the UGA 2027 discord
14:48
thank you!
my tracker just moved to the top... will there be more decisions today?
im dying to hear back
16:08
angle is fierce
16:19
guys be honest with me here. If my stats do not change and I was deferred from ED to RD, does that mean I will not get an A?
16:25
im in the same boat
16:31
good luck to you my friend!
16:34
you too!
did anyone's status date disappear?
yeah no status date or blurb at the top
same prob means nothing though
R Wave??
19:01
there is an R wave?
ive been under review for 2 months can yall just reject me so i can take a different offer lmao
16:06
according to an alumni I know most of her classmates at UGA law school were either put on hold or waitlisted at first
16:06
UGA likes to accept people who will eventually go to harvard/yale (reach applicants) then if they do not go, they will accept other people
16:07
super annoying lol
so would I have no chance with a 154 and 3.5 of getting into UGA
16:45
did you apply ED
question: in scholarship negotiation emails are you attaching your letter awards or just saying them?
like do yall show proof?
@dardar: no :/ I applied after my jan lsat
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