West Virginia University

Rank 116 (USNWR 2021)

Applicants for the class of 2025 , matriculating 2022

15 applicants for the 2021 - 2022  cycle
0/4 , 0 rejected, 1 waitlisted, 1 withdrawn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 151 154 156
GPA 3.06 3.45 3.8
Miscellaneous Count Percentile
# Applications 441 6
# Admissions offers 280 -
Class size 111 13
% Accepted 63.5% 9
% Yield 39.6% 85
LSData Percentiles 25 50 75
LSAT 158 158 167
GPA 3.16 3.52 3.75
LSData Averages Rejected All Accepted
LSAT - 161 159
GPA - 3.43 3.81
Softs - Tier 3.6 Tier 3.5
Scholarship - -
Miscellaneous
Days from sent to decision 77
Days from UR to decision 39
Interview invite rate -
Interview conversion rate -
URM LSAT differential 3.0
URM GPA differential -0.12

School finances

WVU College of LawFinances & employment
Elle Woods went here, 'nuff said.
$41,562.00
Tuition
35th percentile
$25,542.00
In-state tuition
$56,932.00
CoA
18th percentile
73.30%
Grads with debt
53rd percentile
$90,925.00
Average debt
33rd percentile
$60,000.00
Salary, 25th %
41st percentile
$80,000.00
Salary
49th percentile
$52,500.00
PI Salary
24th percentile
52.90%
Employment rate
50th percentile
71.40%
Bar pass rate
29th percentile
WVU College of LawBudgeting

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Total CoA
Annually
Default for West Virginia University is $56,932
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Scholarships & grants
Annually
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Savings
Total
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Post-grad income
Annually
Default for West Virginia University is $60,000
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Post-grad living expenses
Annually
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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.

West Virginia 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 disposable income$60,000

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

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Data is sourced from ABA 509 disclosures and USNWR.

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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do they mean decision made or UR? ? there's a difference lol.
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11:29
thats just the standard UR email from BC, they misunderstood it
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