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Boston University Law School

Rank 17 (USNWR 2022)

Applicants for the class of 2023 , matriculating 2020

942 applicants for the 2019 - 2020  cycle
7 / 208  , 87 rejected, 118 waitlisted, 209 withdrawn
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class
25th, 50th, 75th refer to percentiles from last year's admitted class

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Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 161 166 168
GPA 3.56 3.78 3.86
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 5812 97
# Admissions offers 1345 -
Class size 231 74
% Accepted 23.1% 88
% Yield 16.6% 4
LSData Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 163 166 168
GPA 3.43 3.66 3.82
LSData Averages Rejected All Accepted
LSAT 161 165 168
GPA 3.3 3.6 3.67
Softs Tier 3.02 Tier 3.22 Tier 3.19
Scholarship - - $111,387
Miscellaneous
Days from sent to decision 68
Days from UR to decision 50
Interview invite rate -
Interview conversion rate -
URM LSAT differential -3.51
URM GPA differential -0.02
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School applicants

Name Result Last seen GPA LSAT GRE URM WE Scholarship Sent Received Complete UR UR2 Interview invite Decision
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Name Result Last seen GPA LSAT GRE URM WE $$$$ Sent Received Complete UR UR2 II Decision
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School finances

Boston University Law School
Elle Woods went here, 'nuff said.

Stats

$29,481.00
Tuition
82nd percentile
$49,907.00
CoA
71st percentile
63.40%
Grads with debt
14th percentile
$104,584.00
Average debt
51st percentile
$100,000.00
Salary, 25th %
87th percentile
$190,000.00
Salary
100th percentile
$60,609.00
PI Salary
69th percentile
75.40%
Employment rate
85th percentile
92.70%
Bar pass rate
69th percentile

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[IMPORTANT] These estimates are for high level planning only. Things like summer jobs, when you spend your savings, and other financial decisions will impact exactly how much you pay.

Calculations assume a 10-year fixed rate loan.

Boston University Breakdown

In-school

Total cost of attendance$315,000
$105,000 x 3
Total scholarships$75,000
$25,000 x 3
Savings$10,000
Debt after three years$230,000
Assuming 10-year fixed rate loan
Total repaid@5.0%$11,500
Interest paid$11,500

After graduation

Annual breakdown
Post-grad income$180,000
Income taxes$60,000
Living expenses$60,000
Loan repayment$2,000
Annual discretionary income$60,000

Monthly breakdown
Post-grad income$180,000
Income taxes$60,000
Living expenses$60,000
Loan repayment$2,000
Monthly discretionary income$60,000

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16:28
oops
16:28
i meant
16:28
i've been sitting at 2x complete for a month now
16:44
That’s nuts! Well now that deadlines are looming, I have to assume it’s an R or I’ll lose my mind
ive had just one complete since december lol im just waiting for the R
12:39
BU is gonna have to send out like 1,000 Rs on April 15th
TangyWasp
14:12
Did anyone else just get double complete today
15:03
Any other September applicants still waitin'
Yes @wildoliphant I applied sept 1
16:57
Glad I'm not alone
TangyWasp
11:38
Just got the WL email
any A wave coming?
12:55
i applied in oct, still waiting
12:55
i even emailed them to ask whats up
12:55
no reply
13:54
@Maddibw: lmaoo
14:09
BU when they see my application: -.- BU when they see an application submitted on March 28th: 0.0
14:38
@MountainTime: no fr
14:39
how are they just now getting thru sep/nov applications
14:40
watching people with similar stats to me who applied after me get a response is making me insane what the hell
15:51
@BU
15:51
pls stop this pain
email or status checker?
would a 171 to a 173 or 174 be worth retaking the lsat and reapplying/
[] 2E2EDDBBTT
19:21
i have to say
[] 2E2EDDBBTT
19:21
Unbelievable all the WL
[] 2E2EDDBBTT
19:21
from NOV DEC applications
no do not retake
that score is phenomenal
any wave predictions?
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