Florida A&M University College of Law

Florida A&M University College of Law

The reestablished Florida A&M University College of Law reaffirms our historical legacy of excellence and responsibility to serve as a transformative force for the public good. Our mission is to serve as a beacon of hope and catalyst for change by providing access to excellent educational training and opportunities to generations of students seeking to serve the needs of traditionally underserved people and communities locally, nationally and internationally. While we continue our historic mission of educating African-Americans, we embrace persons of all racial, ethnic and national groups as members of the university community. We are dedicated to developing legal professionals and community leaders committed to equitable justice and the rule of law.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.famu.edu/
Address: 201 Beggs Ave, Orlando, FL 32801
Admission Phone: (407) 254 3268
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students467
Student-faculty ratio14:1
Tuition $14,132 per year (full-time, in-state)
$34,035 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$10,029 per year (part-time, in-state)
$24,154 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee ProgramNo
Estimated Living Expenses$27,278
Founded In2004
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline05/31/17
Full-time program application fee$ 33
Financial Aid Deadline03/01/16
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Florida A&M University College of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Florida A&M 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
Henryc7 144 A 2.97

Accepted

No 11/05/16 11/05/16 - 9 months ago
tgraham12 142 A 3.16

Accepted

- - - 11 months ago
ShardeS 152 P 3.57

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 weeks ago
rmgonzalez86 150 A 2.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 months ago
rmgonzalez86 150 A 2.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 months ago
ashleycohen51386 173 P 3.32

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
Kaekae 149 P 3.45

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
mwashburn 160 P 3.29

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
mcallen11 148 P 3.14

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
SOestreich 133 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
tasnima01 160 P 2.91

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Tcgaymon 150 A 3.21

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
lndaniels16 144 A 3.33

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
Celeazu01 132 A 2.98

Interested In Applying

No - - - 2 years ago
abismlb 150 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
marinacastro70 145 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
JrCalvis 160 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
BredricB 143 A 2.94

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Jessikaward11 170 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
oblenis98 155 P 2.70

Pending

Yes - 05/31/17 - 4 months ago
sdsalford 137 A 2.50

Pending

- - - 9 months ago
Lemontree12 132 A 3.00

Rejected

03/10/16 03/10/16 - one year ago
ptavil 138 P 3.70

Rejected

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants976760169
Number of Offers50143170
Number of Matriculants15110843
75% GPA3.323.323.26
Median GPA3.043.072.92
25% GPA2.762.82.73
75% LSAT144143144
Median LSAT145145146
25% LSAT148148149
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students467
Total Students Receiving Grants97
% of Students Receiving Grants20.8
75% Grant Amount$7,880
Median Grant Amount$5,158
25% Grants Amount$2,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship1
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)0
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship0%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (15)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (4.7)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (1.1)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (121)
  • Hispanics (64)
  • Black or African American (213)
  • Asian (11)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (45)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (36)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (9)


  • Total Women% (60.1)
  • Total Men% (39.6)
Florida A&M University College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 139 66.39% 67.79% -1.40%
2014 231 73.25% 72.09% 1.16%
2013 203 73.14% 77.91% -4.77%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (225)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (78)
  • Employed Other (46)
  • Unemployed (195)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (9)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association