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USD Law School

Rank 78 (USNWR 2023)

Applicants for the class of 2027 , matriculating 2024

297 applicants for the 2023 - 2024  cycle
0 / 81  , 20 rejected, 20 waitlisted, 13 withdrawn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 157 161 163
GPA 3.45 3.74 3.86
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 3448 83
# Admissions offers 1189 -
Class size 254 82
% Accepted 34.5% 65
% Yield 22.2% 14
LSData Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 157 161 165
GPA 3.34 3.63 3.83
LSData Averages Rejected All Accepted
LSAT 154 161 163
GPA 3.3 3.55 3.75
Softs Tier 3.05 Tier 3.22 Tier 3.27
Scholarship - - $111,382
Miscellaneous
Days from sent to decision 60
Days from UR to decision 34
Interview invite rate 0.67%
Interview conversion rate 100.0%
URM LSAT differential -1.38
URM GPA differential 0.0
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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

USD Law School
Elle Woods went here, 'nuff said.

Stats

$29,741.00
Tuition
83rd percentile
$56,493.00
CoA
81st percentile
71.50%
Grads with debt
47th percentile
$140,294.00
Average debt
81st percentile
$75,000.00
Salary, 25th %
78th percentile
$87,750.00
Salary
61st percentile
$70,000.00
PI Salary
100th percentile
39.90%
Employment rate
18th percentile
74.40%
Bar pass rate
84th percentile

Budgeting

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Post-grad income
Annually
Default for University of San Diego is $75,000
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Post-grad living expenses
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Est. loan interest rate

[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.

University of San Diego 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.

University of San Diego

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UR2 or UR3 anyone?
12:04
@SpikyWhimsicalKitten: Mine just says in review
AdjoiningResonantClam
20:26
Just got A
Such a random A wave lol
Did u guys get ur scholarship info yet?
yes
15:59
I just want an A :(
lawskoolisskary
20:12
Convinced they lost my app 😅 anyone else?
Has anyone received the snail mail package?
What’s up with the updates on the LSD status checker? It shows that USD updates everyday but my status date hasn’t changed
I just randomly checked my status checker and saw that I was admitted LMAOOO
ImTiredOfThisGrandpa
15:19
Does it usually take a while for them to send the status check email after you initially send the app?
just got an A!
Same here application status was changed yesterday 02/06 but to what? I have no clue. USD needs to stop teasing!
salamander
12:23
@QuarrelsomePastoralCucumber: I had the same update - hoping we'll hear something soon
@salamander: I hope so too ! I'll give ya'll any updates that come my way
AnneFrankTheAlpaca
12:36
@QuarrelsomePastoralCucumber: and @salamander, when did you guys apply?
salamander
12:56
@AnneFrankTheAlpaca: my app was complete in November but I checked LSAC and they hadn’t requested my CAS until early January. :/
@AnneFrankTheAlpaca: Shoot I applied back in 11/17/2023, that weird
AnneFrankTheAlpaca
18:52
Salamander did you receive an email? or the checker?
19:16
@AnneFrankTheAlpaca: just the checker so far
19:16
ngl kind of surprised at the wl
AnneFrankTheAlpaca
19:54
just got the news, such an expensive school
WL boys , looks like I’m going to Dickson ✊
IncompetentHelplessChinchilla
15:29
anybody else's app stay incomplete for forever after submitting it?
ImTiredOfThisGrandpa
14:59
mine ^
Disengaged3
1:01
Also for anybody still waiting, I reached out to them in early March last cycle and I got in shortly thereafter. They take their time
Mine has bene in-review for about 3-weeks
been*
ImTiredOfThisGrandpa
17:49
ive been incomplete for like 3 weeks
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