Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

Cleveland-Marshall is a student-centered law school dedicated to creating opportunities. As part of its strategic plan, the school looks to enroll a diverse set of individuals – and does everything in its power to shape an educational experience that meets the needs of each individual to give them an advantage as they look to reach their ultimate goals. The key to Cleveland-Marshall’s success in its focus on the individual is the superior foundation of resources at its disposal for the benefit of each student and graduate.

Contact Info


Website: https://www.law.csuohio.edu/
Address: 1801 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44115
Admission Phone: (216) 687-2304
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students375
Student-faculty ratio23:1
Tuition $27,209 per year (full-time, in-state)
$37,428 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$21,977 per year (part-time, in-state)
$30,232 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee ProgramNo
Estimated Living Expenses$20,130
Founded In1957
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline05/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline05/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
jamarcusm 153 A 3.40

Accepted

- - - 3 months ago
J.kosik 150 P 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Deaston13 155 P 3.47

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
dude 161 P 3.38

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Allisonbarnard07 142 A 2.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants50162688
Number of Offers28024139
Number of Matriculants987424
75% GPA3.543.513.59
Median GPA3.293.323.21
25% GPA3.043.12.96
75% LSAT151150151
Median LSAT153153152
25% LSAT155156153
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students375
Total Students Receiving Grants183
% of Students Receiving Grants48.8
75% Grant Amount$13,923
Median Grant Amount$9,282
25% Grants Amount$4,641
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship78
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)35
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (3.2)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (29.1)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (16.5)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (285)
  • Hispanics (12)
  • Black or African American (29)
  • Asian (8)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (2)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (2)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (0)


  • Total Women% (48.5)
  • Total Men% (51.5)
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 115 82.95% 78.57% 4.38%
2014 147 78.74% 81.13% -2.39%
2013 174 91.10% 86.22% 4.88%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (137)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (19)
  • Employed Other (3)
  • Unemployed (15)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (0)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association