University of Maine Law School is a law school located in Portland, Maine. The school was ranked 146 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for University of Maine Law School is approximately 84.
Admissions website: https://mainelaw.maine.edu/admissions/
Admissions email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Admissions phone: 207.780.4341
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During the 2023 application cycle, 544 people applied and 297 were offered admission.
University of Maine has a 1L class size of 84, and yield of 26.26%. 78 out of 297 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 26.26% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.
The 1L class at University of Maine has a median LSAT of 158. The 25th percentile LSAT is 153 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 162.
The median GPA is 3.65. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.3 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.84.
LSD has stats for 49 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.
In 2023, tuition was $38,000 and the annual cost of attending was $54,790 (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.
JD graduates from University of Maine make $61,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $56,740.
46.5% of law graduates from University of Maine go directly to work for law firms, while 16.9% clerk for a judge. 4.2% of graduates go into public interest.
67.5% of University of Maine graduates pass the bar on their first try.
Like many of the top law schools in the United States, the University of Maine School of Law is small and selective. This allows us to maintain our commitment to a personalized legal education that few law schools can match. Under its candidate-focused program of legal study, Maine Law affords graduate students the ability to customize their studies to meet their individual needs and interests. Our rigorous curriculum, influential scholarship, small class sizes, and innovative programming prepare students for success in a variety of fields. Students can select from a range of courses and specialize in a variety of subject areas. Students at Maine Law receive not only robust classroom instruction but also hands-on learning experiences, practical skills, and advising that will prepare them for careers as attorneys, judges, academics, business innovators, and government leaders in fields like information privacy, entertainment, medicine, and the environment.
The Law School’s commitment to students also extends beyond the classroom. Through its many partnerships and strong alumni connections, Maine Law has direct access to the highest levels of government, industry, and the legal community. This access means students can study some of the most cutting-edge problems facing society today. Graduates of Maine Law also become lifelong members of an alumni network spread across the globe. Maine Law graduates are leaders in both the public and private sectors in many different countries.