Belmont University College of Law

Belmont University College of Law

Belmont University College of Law provides a natural extension of the university's mission and vision, which emphasize challenging academics, a service-minded approach, real-world experience, and community leadership. Belmont law graduates will be practice-ready attorneys, empowered by their education and co-curricular experiences to provide legal counsel in a variety of settings, with commitment to high standards of expertise and ethics The College of Law is housed in a new building, the Randall and Sadie Baskin Center, which includes a state-of-the-art Law Library. The College of Law is integrated into Belmont's main campus and offers specialties in areas that complement the university's nationally-known undergraduate program offerings, including healthcare and entertainment/music business.

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students240
Student-faculty ratio18:1
Tuition $39,930 per year (full-time, in-state)
$39,930 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$26,050
Founded In2013
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline07/31/17
Full-time program application fee$ 50
Financial Aid Deadline08/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Belmont University College of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Belmont University College of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
bochenpan 153 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

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mfheath 155 P 3.54

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smj31 155 P 3.37

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16kjordan 141 P 3.46

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants5514430
Number of Offers3283280
Number of Matriculants1041040
75% GPA3.673.670
Median GPA3.423.420
25% GPA3.193.190
75% LSAT1521520
Median LSAT1551550
25% LSAT1581580
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students240
Total Students Receiving Grants114
% of Students Receiving Grants47.5
75% Grant Amount$38,140
Median Grant Amount$28,605
25% Grants Amount$12,586
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship18
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)8
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship44%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (13.3)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (11.3)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (22.9)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (218)
  • Hispanics (4)
  • Black or African American (9)
  • Asian (3)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (26)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (17)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (8)


  • Total Women% (53.8)
  • Total Men% (46.2)
Belmont University College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 86 93.02% 78.08% 14.94%
2014 114 70.75% 74.52% -3.77%
2013 0 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (174)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (33)
  • Employed Other (15)
  • Unemployed (26)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (5)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association