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University of Miami School of Law

Rank 73 (USNWR 2022)
160
Median LSAT
3.63
Median GPA
30.1%
Acceptance rate

Also known as

  • University of Miami School of Law
  • University of Miami
  • MIAMI, UNIVERSITY OF
  • UMiami UM

University of Miami School of Law is a law school located in Coral Gables, Florida. The school was ranked 73 in 2022 by USNWR. Annual enrollment for University of Miami School of Law is approximately 392.

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

Admissions email: admissions@law.miami.edu

Admissions phone: 305-284-6746

Can I get into University of Miami School of Law with aGPA andLSAT?

University of Miami School of Law Key Statistics

Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 157 160 163
GPA 3.42 3.63 3.77
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 4333 86
# Admissions offers 1303 -
Class size 392 93
% Accepted 30.1% 72
% Yield 29.1% 43

During the 2022 application cycle, 4,333 people applied and 1,303 were offered admission.

University of Miami has a 1L class size of 392, and yield of 29.09%. 379 out of 1,303 applicants who were offered admission accepted, meaning that 29.09% of the people who were offered admission ended up attending the school.

The 1L class at University of Miami has a median LSAT of 160. The 25th percentile LSAT is 157 and the 75th percentile LSAT is 163.

The median GPA is 3.63. The 25th percentile GPA is 3.42 and the 75th percentile GPA is 3.77.

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

LSD has stats for 451 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.

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 Miami School of Law cost per year?

$57,078.00
Tuition
74th percentile
$87,032.00
CoA
77th percentile
63.10%
Grads with debt
14th percentile
$144,027.00
Average debt
81st percentile
$70,000.00
Salary, 25th %
62nd percentile
$86,000.00
Salary
53rd percentile
$50,000.00
PI Salary
12th percentile
46.80%
Employment rate
41st percentile
71.30%
Bar pass rate
39th percentile

Cost of attending University of Miami School of Law

In 2022, tuition was $57,078 and the annual cost of attending was $87,032 (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 $86,000 (median) upon graduation if they work in the private sector. If they go into the private sector, a grad can expect to make $50,000.

64.1% of law graduates from University of Miami go directly to work for law firms, while 1.6% clerk for a judge. 10.2% of graduates go into public interest.

71.3% 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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11:07
I was wondering this too since the 2021-2022 first admission wave was a bit later than the 2020-2021 first admission wave. I emailed them asking when I could expect some word back on the decision
11:09
I'll post what they reply in the chat
thank you!! @anxiousyanna
11:12
Not to be creepy, but I noticed they set up on Facebook for class of 2026 admitted students
11:12
so im hoping that means we might hear back on a decision sooner rather than later!
hmm
Like they made it or a student made it?
Maybe it will be soon, if it was from them
Wait - read that too fast. Yeah, hmm. We might hear back soon
ok, fingers crossed!
11:13
they made it, UM Law and the admissions director (i think)
11:13
yes im thinking maybe early october if anything!
16:13
they already answered me and didn't answer my question on when we should expect to hear back and if it would be end of november LOL
16:14
all they told me was that we will receive an email once the decision is made and to check the status on that website
16:18
so im hopinggg that them being so vague means they are coming out sooner rather than later
oh LOL
Hopefully! Thank you regardless for asking @anxiousyanny
17:10
@FriedChicken-1: you're welcome!!
17:37
I hope they start giving decisions in October. Istg I check my application at least twice a day now
@Bravo6: Same!!!
Same here!!! *^
I may be crazy but I swear I had a date when I went under review and maybe some other things in the status section but now everything after under review is blank??
I no longer have a file completed date
Once again, I could be going crazy lol. I'm just so excited
13:42
I actually never had a file complete date! When do you think it changed for you?
13:42
ahhh i hope that means there is some movement with the decisions happening soon!
I might not have either! I can't keep all the applications straight so maybe nothing has changed and my excitement got in the way haha! but if it did change, it would have been today!
I also hope it means some movement is coming!!
14:03
im growing so impatient so lets hoped it changed! im dying to hear back already
20:00
I've been under review since September 8th