Rutgers - The State University School of Law

Rutgers - The State University School of Law

Rutgers Law is a thriving center of legal education, strengthened by our exceptional faculty who are widely recognized in various fields, including international law, health law, intellectual property, family and women’s rights law, and state constitutional law. Our alumni are leading members of the bar in public and private settings throughout the nation and also represent the judiciary, government, and the public interest. A member of the Association of American Law Schools, Rutgers Law–Camden is on the list of approved schools of the American Bar Association. A three-year course of study for full-time students is offered as well as a four-year, part-time program leading to the awarding of the Juris Doctor degree.

Contact Info


Website: https://camlaw.rutgers.edu/
Address: 217 N 5th St, Camden, NJ 08102
Admission Phone: 800-466-7561
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students1121
Student-faculty ratio15:1
Tuition $27,268 per year (full-time, in-state)
$39,682 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$22,908 per year (part-time, in-state)
$33,765 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee ProgramNo
Estimated Living Expenses$18,426
Founded In1967
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline08/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 65
Financial Aid Deadline01/15/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Rutgers - The State University School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
marissaxbeth 153 A 3.46

Accepted

Yes 11/07/16 - - 9 months ago
053706 159 A 3.52

Accepted

Yes 10/12/16 - 12/13/16 10 months ago
jshelton 154 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 weeks ago
leroye 156 A 2.56

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
hubison91 155 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
kmacfeeters 147 A 3.76

Interested In Applying

- - - 7 months ago
briweissman 150 P 3.44

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
CPrice 147 A 2.98

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Michael.Bach 159 A 3.12

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Jade.battle228 150 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Ms8251a 150 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
DanFlynn 155 P 3.56

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
mbrower 155 P 3.16

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jdelvecc8 152 A 3.25

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
kramkelawan 155 A 3.42

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
jgolicz 149 A 3.10

Pending

- - - 8 months ago
Nikibackos 153 A 2.80

Pending

- - - 10 months ago
chrismerk99 160 P 3.61

Pending

09/29/16 09/29/16 - 12 months ago
viktoriya0289 165 A 2.90

Pending

10/16/15 - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants18632039362
Number of Offers959839120
Number of Matriculants31925366
75% GPA3.653.653.59
Median GPA3.43.443.31
25% GPA3.073.112.93
75% LSAT152152150
Median LSAT155155154
25% LSAT157157157
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students1121
Total Students Receiving Grants699
% of Students Receiving Grants62.4
75% Grant Amount$24,000
Median Grant Amount$15,000
25% Grants Amount$5,144
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship230
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)36
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship16%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (30.4)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (25.7)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (2.7)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (3.6)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (740)
  • Hispanics (136)
  • Black or African American (86)
  • Asian (90)
  • American Indian / Native (2)
  • Other (56)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (31)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (6)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (18)


  • Total Women% (42.7)
  • Total Men% (57.3)
Rutgers - The State University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 387 74.03% 71.27% 2.76%
2014 527 80.17% 75.90% 4.27%
2013 271 83.82% 78.69%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (163)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (38)
  • Employed Other (34)
  • Unemployed (24)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (2)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association