University of Illinois Chicago School of Law

Rank 159 (USNWR 2023)
Median LSAT
Median GPA
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Also known as

  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law
  • University of Illinois—Chicago
  • UIC

University of Illinois Chicago School of Law is a law school located in Chicago, Illinois. The school was ranked 159 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for University of Illinois Chicago School of Law is approximately .

Admissions website: https://law.uic.edu/admission/

Admissions email: law-admissions@uic.edu

Admissions phone: (800) 537-4280

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University of Illinois Chicago School of Law Key Statistics

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

University of Illinois—Chicago has a 1L class size of , and yield of %. out of applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that % of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Illinois—Chicago has a median LSAT of 152. The 25th percentile LSAT is 149 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 154.

The median GPA is 3.36. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.05 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.6.

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

LSD has stats for 93 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 University of Illinois Chicago School of Law cost per year?

Grads with debt
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Average debt
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Salary, 25th %
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PI Salary
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Bar pass rate
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Cost of attending University of Illinois Chicago School of Law

In 2023, tuition was $0 and the annual cost of attending was $0 (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 Illinois Chicago School of Law employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of Illinois—Chicago make $75,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $68,000.

49.6% of law graduates from University of Illinois—Chicago go directly to work for law firms, while 6.1% clerk for a judge. 4.1% of graduates go into public interest.

64.4% of University of Illinois—Chicago graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about University of Illinois Chicago School of Law

At UIC Law, our mission is to make a difference in the lives of our students and our community. From our nationally recognized programs and passionate professors to the impact of our Community Legal Clinics, we offer students more than just a legal education. We train them to develop multiple skill sets, master life-long learning, and cultivate a growth mindset.

UIC Law prioritizes skills training and values diversity and inclusiveness. We believe in strong academics and making sure students have strong professional development opportunities inside and outside the classroom. We’ve invested in a holistic office of student life and leadership, an excellent bar preparation program, robust career and professionalism support, and we’ve literally changed the campus to meet the needs of tomorrow’s lawyers. And as part of the University of Illinois Chicago—Chicago’s only public Carnegie Research 1 institution—our students have access to the resources and opportunities associated with a large, civic-minded university.

At UIC Law, we prepare our students with the knowledge, skills, experience, and values to change lives.

This school also has a spring start term.

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Has anyone received anything from UIC recently? Other than the licensing email?
I haven't heard anything and it looks like a bunch of people haven't either....getting nervous
i think they are just slow with apps :(
Application status changed to "Decision Made" but I haven't gotten an email or anything from them. Do I have to wait for it to come in the mail?
when did you apply?
i check this way to much tbh
does this school only give decisions via snail mail?
i think there wait is about 8-10 weeks :(
my status changed to decision made today and said i would get it mailed
@PaleCleverSiren: CONGRATS!!!
but i dont know if i got in :( lol
omggg, can i message you on IG of something. this is my top choice and i wanna chat about the process
the email they sent with the status checker says they email decisions
what questions do you have?
just about how long it took, the decision, how long it took. its my top choice and we have similar stats :)
i applied 02/10 - got the acceptance email a few minutes ago
did anyone experience a UR date change? Mine went UR 3/1 and just changed today 4/20. I’m almost at the 8 week mark and should be getting an answer soon.
hehe I got innnnn
So the admissions office straight up told me the ad com is taking longer than the usual 8 weeks due to volume of apps
For anyone still waiting
I was a late applicant, mostly because June was my first/only LSAT - it's only been a few weeks including July 4th, how long/soon before classes do you think they'll Accept people? #waitingsucks
Hey there, congrats!
@Niteform: when did you talk to the Admissions Office? Thx!
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