Chicago-Kent College of Law

Chicago-Kent College of Law

Class of 2018 – Snapshot 1670 Completed Applications 824 Offers 49% Acceptance Rate 238 Enrolled Legal education at IIT Chicago-Kent is scholarly yet pragmatic, broad-based yet personalized, demanding yet anything but rigid. There's an energy to the law school that derives partly from our proximity to Chicago's fast-paced legal community and partly from the caliber of the people here and their passion for their work. Faculty scholarship fuels our academic enterprise and brings a constant supply of fresh ideas to the classroom. Classes here are challenging and intensely engaging. Our low student-faculty ratio promotes day-to-day engagement with some of the most influential scholars and teachers in the nation.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.kentlaw.iit.edu/
Address: 565 W Adams St # 2, Chicago, IL 60661
Admission Phone: (312) 906-5020.
Admission Email: [email protected]

2018 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students732
Student-faculty ratio12:1
Tuition $47,644 per year (full-time, in-state)
$47,644 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$35,970 per year (part-time, in-state)
$35,970 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$23,822
Founded In1936
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/15/19
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline04/01/19
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Chicago-Kent College of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
mv93 162 A 2.70

Accepted

Yes - - - one year ago
Rosie0819 168 A 2.66

Accepted

Yes - - - one year ago
Mknapp1 152 A 3.42

Accepted

- - - one year ago
lmfleisc 159 A 3.51

Accepted

Yes - - - 3 years ago
joshhanson1530 169 A 3.22

Interested In Applying

- - - yesterday
biz1128 157 A 2.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
kamclay 165 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
rcobb96 147 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
saraspears97 157 A 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
lexi28 165 P 3.45

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
kambrose 170 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - 09/14/17 2 years ago
Pm67 155 P 3.46

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
BrisaMartinez 153 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
TDinsmore18 150 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
smccabe01 160 P 2.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
ddeniaa 152 A 2.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
Traceycarrasco 156 P 3.48

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
kpayne5 154 P 3.60

Interested In Applying

Yes - - - 3 years ago
LivA 170 P 3.36

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
DavidHIC 157 A 3.42

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
abbolson 155 A 3.64

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
yoavdar 150 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
Mlollar 160 A 2.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
K1MB3R 141 A 3.10

Pending

04/05/19 04/09/19 - 4 months ago
squashthecat 154 A 3.37

Pending

02/15/19 02/18/19 - 6 months ago
btxxx 150 A 3.36

Pending

01/24/19 01/29/19 - 6 months ago
Hopeful2017 142 A 2.78

Pending

- - 04/04/18 one year ago
Coralruschak 157 A 2.93

Pending

- - - one year ago
ademeros 147 A 3.51

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
Melbuckm 154 A 3.50

Pending

- 03/14/17 - 2 years ago
Hopeful2017 142 A 2.78

Pending

03/13/17 03/13/17 - 2 years ago
acosse123 165 A 3.00

Pending

- - - 3 years ago
rcarmody96 147 A 3.60

Waitlisted

12/03/18 12/05/18 01/11/19 4 months ago
tuf73562 149 A 3.17

Waitlisted

10/14/16 10/15/16 - 3 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants1670
Number of Offers824
Number of Matriculants23821135
75% GPA3.643.643.63
Median GPA3.443.453.43
25% GPA3.093.123.05
75% LSAT160159161
Median LSAT157157156
25% LSAT151151151
2018 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students734
Total Students Receiving Grants679
% of Students Receiving Grants93
75% Grant Amount$33,990
Median Grant Amount$30,000
25% Grants Amount$15,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:This school does not award scholarships that may be reduced or eliminated based on law school academic performance

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (35)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (53)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (4)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2018 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (158)
  • Hispanics (30)
  • Black or African American (13)
  • Asian (16)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (0)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (7)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (7)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (15)


  • Total Women% (48)
  • Total Men% (52)
Chicago-Kent College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 206 76.70% 79.82% -3.12
2016 228 81.85%
2015 257 91.44%

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (133)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (36)
  • Employed Other (6)
  • Unemployed (0)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (0)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association