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Harvard Law School

Rank 5 (USNWR 2023)

Applicants for the class of 2011 , matriculating 2008

711 applicants for the 2007 - 2008  cycle
54 / 116  , 283 rejected, 28 waitlisted, 109 withdrawn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
Previous year ABA 509 data
Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 170 174 176
GPA 3.82 3.92 3.99
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 8170 99
# Admissions offers 822 -
Class size 564 100
% Accepted 10.1% 99
% Yield 56.0% 98
LSData Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 168 171 174
GPA 3.57 3.74 3.88
LSData Averages Rejected All Accepted
LSAT 169 170 175
GPA 3.61 3.69 3.87
Softs - - -
Scholarship - - $36,253
Miscellaneous
Days from sent to decision 103
Days from UR to decision -
Interview invite rate -
Interview conversion rate -
URM LSAT differential -2.46
URM GPA differential -0.13
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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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Harvard Law School
Elle Woods went here, 'nuff said.

Stats

$34,143.00
Tuition
95th percentile
$67,587.00
CoA
98th percentile
69.50%
Grads with debt
37th percentile
$170,866.00
Average debt
97th percentile
$190,000.00
Salary, 25th %
100th percentile
$190,000.00
Salary
100th percentile
$63,000.00
PI Salary
81st percentile
91.30%
Employment rate
97th percentile
98.90%
Bar pass rate
94th percentile

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Default for Harvard University is $190,000
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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.

Harvard 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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Data is sourced from ABA 509 disclosures and USNWR.

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21:38
@lawschoolapplicant984398: What day of the week did you receive the ii and when did you apply? Thanks!!
InshAllah
12:26
Decisions are coming soon (less than two weeks)! Best of luck to everyone! May God be with us all :)
lawschoolapplicant984398
9:09
@mia2971003: i got it last week, and i applied early feb
Ijustwannagetinman
16:51
I applied beginning of Feb but haven't heard anything, that's probably bad right
SplitterNoQuitter
15:06
why does the 2023 - 2024 cycle look like it has more troll data points than previous years
CTCSH
11:29
SNQ - because there is! Law school trolls and trolls not even related to law school lol
InshAllah
15:00
Good luck to everyone tomorrow! May God be with us all! God is good!
what time do the admissions officers call tomorrow?
InshAllah
7:46
May God be with us all! God is good!
InshAllah
7:46
@TastefulUnrulyElk: I've heard 9am! Good luck :)
do we know what last name letter theyre on rn
jb2028
12:11
Admit calls done for today https://twitter.com/hlsadmissions
12:29
if no R yet, does that mean WL?
Harvard not complying with the AA ruling whatsoever lol
amazing
WeedWhacker
12:54
@momentous Whats AA rule
my take is just let people be happy about their accomplishments and don't dimish it
diminish*
TaxablePheasant
13:29
@MomentousBlackLoon: You're really basing that off like a dozen URM acceptances?
13:42
Actually it looks like they are complying with the AA ruling. You're just being racist.
13:42
@MomentousBlackLoon:
Goldieox
15:58
Waitlisted! Didn't receive an email but check the portal just now. Now to write the world's most compelling LOCI.
InshAllah
16:37
@Goldieox: good luck! Do your research, write well, and have faith in God!
legally-stupid
19:11
@Ijustwannagetinman: whats ur username ill add you
23:30
HLS 1L here, taking a break from writing my brief to wish y'all good luck!
CTCSH
16:42
HLS 1L, how is the job hunt? Notice any fallout?
CTCSH
16:42
Serious too.
I am meeting with an HLS student what questions should I ask him to discuss in my LOCI
wrong chat
SlowSlipperyMonkey
12:32
Hey does anyone know how long deferral requests typically take to be approved?
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