Baylor University School of Law

Baylor University School of Law

Baylor University School of Law is a private, ABA-approved law school and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. Formally organized in 1857, Baylor Law School is the oldest law school in Texas and is located on the campus of Baylor University in Waco, Texas. Waco is located in central Texas, has a total area population of over 220,000, and offers a diverse and rich array of cultural and recreational opportunities, as well as very moderate living costs.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.baylor.edu/law/
Address: 1114 South University Parks Drive Waco, Texas 76798
Admission Phone: (254) 710-3239
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students396
Student-faculty ratio14:1
Tuition $57,752 per year (full-time, in-state)
$57,752 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
N/A per year (part-time, in-state)
N/A per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee ProgramNo
Estimated Living Expenses$17,994
Founded In1931
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline07/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline02/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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Baylor University School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Baylor 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
kbyarborough 157 A 3.69

Accepted

Yes - - - 7 months ago
dmmimbela 156 A 4.02

Accepted

Yes 11/05/16 - 12/07/16 10 months ago
mckedwards 161 P 3.68

Accepted

Yes 12/03/15 - 12/12/15 one year ago
Lowrancc 165 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - a month ago
AmandaCLee96 158 A 3.78

Interested In Applying

- - - a month ago
Jasonttams 165 P 3.75

Interested In Applying

- - - a month ago
jo139735 150 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
jamiesam26 165 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
kadyrenee 157 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
laniebennett 159 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
nmt1995 152 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
WRT7 158 P 3.15

Interested In Applying

- - - 7 months ago
yasmeenha 153 A 3.59

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
ellenb13 142 A 3.98

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Connmccandlish 148 A 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Tianamartin95 141 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
57Lawyer 175 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Rollin 155 P 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jdm242 155 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
brittany 170 P 3.08

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
JMMLDV 151 P 3.33

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
jesseut 170 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Lresqueda 170 A 3.74

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
rachaelstewart 163 A 3.59

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Mcalavera 165 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
joelarpin 165 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
olivianbryson0506 168 P 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
aldermantn 150 P 3.47

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Hunteranne91 158 A 3.60

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Joey 165 P 3.86

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Kbenton2 170 P 3.71

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Krj30 150 P 3.51

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
jon 159 A 3.68

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
debbieschooley10 160 A 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
mooseassassin 166 P 2.80

Pending

Yes - - - 11 months ago
acosse123 165 A 3.00

Pending

- - - one year ago
af914 156 A 3.50

Pending

12/03/15 - - 2 years ago
afsd94 169 A 3.34

Pending

10/17/15 10/19/15 - 2 years ago
ErikaCBinnix 154 A 3.75

Waitlisted

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants290429240
Number of Offers9689680
Number of Matriculants1401400
75% GPA3.763.760
Median GPA3.553.550
25% GPA3.293.290
75% LSAT1551550
Median LSAT1591590
25% LSAT1611610
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students396
Total Students Receiving Grants307
% of Students Receiving Grants77.5
75% Grant Amount$48,000
Median Grant Amount$24,000
25% Grants Amount$13,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship113
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)17
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship15%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (37.4)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (35.6)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (1.3)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (3.3)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (273)
  • Hispanics (47)
  • Black or African American (14)
  • Asian (18)
  • American Indian / Native (4)
  • Other (9)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (2)
  • Two or more races Total (3)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (4)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (0)


  • Total Women% (52.1)
  • Total Men% (47.9)
Baylor University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 114 80.73% 73.21% 7.52%
2014 122 90.83% 77.42% 13.41%
2013 174 96.99% 85.08% 11.91%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (135)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (9)
  • Employed Other (8)
  • Unemployed (23)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (1)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association