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Rutgers Law School

Rank 86 (USNWR 2022)

Applicants for the class of 2027 , matriculating 2024

230 applicants for the 2023 - 2024  cycle
3 / 113  , 13 rejected, 18 waitlisted, 11 withdrawn
LSData Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 155 159 163
GPA 3.24 3.54 3.8
LSData Averages Rejected All Accepted
LSAT 149 160 162
GPA 3.23 3.49 3.55
Softs Tier 3.22 Tier 3.28 Tier 3.29
Scholarship - - $88,369
Miscellaneous
Days from sent to decision 32
Days from UR to decision 1
Interview invite rate 1.74%
Interview conversion rate 75.0%
URM LSAT differential -0.78
URM GPA differential -0.06
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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

Rutgers Law School - Newark Campus
Elle Woods went here, 'nuff said.

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Rutgers State University Newark (old) 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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Did it change in the portal before you got the call?
lschoolapps28
13:45
I think they changed right after the call. I also got the acceptance email directly after the call
14:04
Anyone apply early decision and hear back?
Any idea when next wave may be? Applied October 27!
Wave today maybe?
13:29
Got the call yesterday!
9:55
is there an admitted students chat?
lschoolapps28
15:44
There’s a Facebook page. It was linked in my acceptance email
14:57
Just got in
me too!
i didnt get an email but i got a status update lol is it real??
Is there a difference between the Camden and Newark campuses? Asking as an out of state student
camden is a pretty rough area but its like 5 min outside philly
you can live in philly and easily commute
newark is outside nyc
also not the nicest
I think the Newark building is nicer (from what I've heard) and has always been seen as the main campus - but I applied Camden simply because the living options are way better.
Newark/ North Jersey in general is just way more chaotic.
Camden is rough, but everyone says the Rutgers Camden campus is actually really safe and it's kinda sequestered off from the rest of Camden right over the bridge from Philly. Really opens up where you can live too - can live in Philly, in Jersey, etc... and it's definitely cheaper to live in that area too versus North Jersey/ Newark
What are my odds at rutgers? 4 years work experience 3.05 gpa, 159 lsat on file, but taking it this week with hopes of doing better. been PTing from 165-169
Hey guys, as a NJ native, just want to let you know Newark > Camden > Philly in terms of safety.
12:49
anyone ED people still waiting?
12:49
*any
Hey, anyone here planning on applying after the April LSAT?
tmh
11:34
I was accepted into Rutgers yesterday but there was no scholarship info. Does this mean I didn't receive one or could it be sent at a later time?
CulturedScatteredVulture
12:10
I also got my accept from rutgers last night. My scholarship info came in a separate email about an hour later
CulturedScatteredVulture
12:11
could come later
tmh
12:29
okay, thank you!
My app went into review on 1/25 has anyone heard back?
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