University of Miami School of Law

Rank 71 (USNWR 2023)
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Also known as

  • University of Miami School of Law
  • University of Miami
  • UMiami UM

University of Miami School of Law is a law school located in Coral Gables, Florida. The school was ranked 71 in 2023 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for University of Miami School of Law is approximately 360.

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

Admissions email: admissions@law.miami.edu

Admissions phone: 305-284-6746

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University of Miami School of Law Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 156 161 164
GPA 3.45 3.69 3.81
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 4016 86
# Admissions offers 1344 -
Class size 360 94
% Accepted 33.5% 68
% Yield 26.3% 34

During the 2023 application cycle, 4,016 people applied and 1,344 were offered admission.

University of Miami has a 1L class size of 360, and yield of 26.34%. 354 out of 1,344 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 26.34% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Miami has a median LSAT of 161. The 25th percentile LSAT is 156 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 164.

The median GPA is 3.69. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.45 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.81.

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

LSD has stats for 481 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

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Cost of attending University of Miami School of Law

In 2023, tuition was $59,562 and the annual cost of attending was $91,892 (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 Miami School of Law employment outcomes

JD graduates from University of Miami make $90,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the public sector, a grad can expect to make $50,000.

69.3% of law graduates from University of Miami go directly to work for law firms, while 1.6% clerk for a judge. 8.1% of graduates go into public interest.

81.8% of University of Miami graduates pass the bar on their first try.

Some interesting facts about University of Miami School of Law

South Florida stands at the crossroads of the Americas—a location that lends students at University of Miami School of Law an international perspective; exceptional practical training opportunities in courts, corporations, and clinics; and rewarding careers. Graduates of this law school are among the best in the profession. More than 20,000 alumni practice throughout the United States and in nearly 91 countries around the world. They work for both small and large firms as well as in private practice, in government service, and as sole practitioners. Miami Law is accredited by the ABA, is a member of the AALS, and has a chapter of the prestigious scholastic society, the Order of the Coif.

Location in Coral Gables

The University of Miami School of Law is on the 260-acre main campus of one of the largest private research universities in the United States; no other law school in the nation is located in a region that affords this exceptional mix of diverse perspectives and opportunities. The law school is situated in Coral Gables, known as one of Florida’s most desirable areas, where students receive all the benefits of large-city living while in a subtropical, suburban setting. Next door to Coral Gables is Miami, a burgeoning international center for trade and finance and the nation’s gateway to the Americas. Greater Miami, with its international flavor and cultural diversity, has one of the most dynamic and rapidly expanding legal communities in the country, and University of Miami School of Law is at the forefront in training legal professionals for this rapidly changing world.

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I have not heard back either. They say by May 1st.
If they waitlist after all this time it’s not worth it. I don’t need them wasting my time. It should be either they accept or reject since a hold is basically a waitlist. The deposit deadline passed already it’s been a couple weeks since so they should have an estimate of availability.
they're still reviewing mine.. when do classes start, august??
I totally agree with you NarrowGrasshopper !
I totally agree with you NarrowGrasshopper !
@NarrowGrasshopper: I def agree! If I get waitlisted, I’m withdrawing my application bc at this point it’s ridiculous
Waitlisted. After being put on Hold January 25th and applying November 1st. They are just stringing me along at this point.
waitlisted as well after being put on hold
Waitlist after hold
Waitlisted! So long Miami!
Waitlisted as well. What a joke. I doubt they even reviewed our information.
They are the type of school to take you off the waitlist but offer you no money. They don’t even offer need based aid. I’m so salty.
Yep, I was accepted with no money, I withdrew immediately! Their tuition is $180k total, I would need some type of aid no way to justify UM otherwise unfortunately
Waitlisted as well after being put on hold in feb :(
finally got the R after being on HOLD since October.
if you haven't heard back is it worth sending your LOCI
literally so salty about this waitlist wtf
just got waitlisted. applied in dec. app was reviewed in march after my redo lsat
i sent them in the waitlist form
deadline they put in 5/15
@abolishthelsatplslolz: nice congratulations, what score did you get on the march LSAT?
i still haven't looked lollll
but i did have a 144 so im assuming it was much better than that lol
Anyone accepted but still considering other schools or hoping to get off WL?
Has there been any waitlist movement?
I haven’t heard of any WL movement
Anybody been accepted from the waitlist?
on here it says that one person has been accepted off of the waitlist
i check the facebook group numbers
if i had to guess this week or next week would be the last people they would pull from the wait list
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