Emory University School of Law

Emory University School of Law

Emory Law fosters close interactions among students and faculty, creating a lively intellectual community. The Center for Professional Development and Career Strategy (Career Center) works with each student from the start of their legal education, helping each to discern their unique path. Emory Law's signature programs in transactional law, intellectual property (TI:GER), and trial advocacy help students build knowledge and skills with a curriculum that both teaches the process and practices the method.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.emory.edu/
Address: 1301 Clifton Road NE Atlanta, GA 30322-2770
Admission Phone: (404) 727-6802
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students836
Student-faculty ratio14:1
Tuition $53,350 per year (full-time, in-state)
$53,350 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$23,666
Founded In1923
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 80
Financial Aid Deadline03/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Emory University School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Emory 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
Rn293 165 A 3.82

Accepted

Yes 12/28/16 12/28/16 01/20/17 7 months ago
cfendian 161 A 3.86

Accepted

Yes 12/16/16 01/05/17 01/27/17 9 months ago
bgates1 174 A 3.31

Interested In Applying

- - - a week ago
Carania 155 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 weeks ago
ronniecgraham 158 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
Michaelisa 163 P 3.93

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
tsoemily 158 A 3.60

Interested In Applying

No - - - 3 months ago
dvald9570 158 A 3.97

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 months ago
Jeanelle1990 175 P 3.67

Interested In Applying

- - - 5 months ago
Bailey22 156 A 3.51

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
dmedley 165 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
Levendam 160 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
edudley 144 A 3.64

Interested In Applying

- - - 9 months ago
drewneiner 158 P 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
gthoma37 164 A 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Mebroadd 150 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
mikeholtz 170 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
twjustice 160 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
mcallen11 148 P 3.14

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
denise21 150 P 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
sabrinaromaine 164 A 3.60

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
NC 173 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Eagle2010 170 P 3.97

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Tasha1296 160 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
dr1215 165 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ravanmarie 146 A 3.79

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Kbenton2 170 P 3.71

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
palmoreh2 165 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
cdgrant95 175 P 3.02

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
CuretonTy 160 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
BAllen12 150 A 4.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
aburne24 152 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
krmawa 165 P 4.28

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
bdunwoody 162 A 3.90

Pending

- - - 10 months ago
chrismerk99 160 P 3.61

Pending

09/30/16 09/30/16 - 12 months ago
etbennet 164 A 3.92

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
nfoster89 147 A 2.90

Rejected

No - - - one year ago
mpr32 156 A 3.57

Rejected

12/16/15 01/05/16 - 2 years ago
maggiestrouse 157 A 3.47

Waitlisted

01/25/17 01/25/17 - 7 months ago
mikebac 156 A 3.78

Waitlisted

- - - 7 months ago
pcvlrm 161 A 3.49

Waitlisted

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants401639210
Number of Offers148214820
Number of Matriculants2612610
75% GPA3.873.870
Median GPA3.783.780
25% GPA3.43.40
75% LSAT1571570
Median LSAT1651650
25% LSAT1661660
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students836
Total Students Receiving Grants696
% of Students Receiving Grants83.3
75% Grant Amount$30,000
Median Grant Amount$24,000
25% Grants Amount$18,000
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 (48.7)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (33.3)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (1.3)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (458)
  • Hispanics (57)
  • Black or African American (81)
  • Asian (109)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (166)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (17)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (112)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (37)


  • Total Women% (49.2)
  • Total Men% (50.8)
Emory University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 311 84.14% 74.35% 9.79%
2014 277 88.78% 79.82% 8.96%
2013 293 94.90% 85.04% 9.86%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (62)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (18)
  • Employed Other (4)
  • Unemployed (16)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (1)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association