Florida International University College of Law

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Florida International University College of Law

FIU College of Law is a vibrant, academically rigorous, and successful member of Florida's State University System. It is the only public law school in Miami. From its beginning, the College has emphasized comparative and international law in its curriculum. It has won numerous awards on the national level and is nationally recognized as a great law school for Hispanic students. FIU students pass the bar examination at very high rates, and our full-time professors are recognized international scholars. With a total community of 600 JD students, professors, administrators, and staff, the College welcomes those who seek legal education in the United States at the highest level. The College opens its community to lawyers trained in other jurisdictions to study for the LLM for the 2015–2016 academic year. If you wish to join our group of bold and precise thinkers, active scholars, exacting teachers, and dedicated students, we welcome your application. The LLM at FIU will change your view of the law and your life.

Contact Info


Website: https://law.fiu.edu/
Address: 11200 S.W. 8th Street, RDB 2015, University Park, FL 33199
Admission Phone: (305) 348-8006
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students481
Student-faculty ratio16:1
Tuition $21,806 per year (full-time, in-state)
$36,050 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$14,900 per year (part-time, in-state)
$24,550 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$19,088
Founded In2006
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline07/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 20
Financial Aid Deadline02/15/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Florida International University College of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Florida International 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
saseale 153 A 3.39

Accepted

Yes 03/06/17 03/06/17 05/16/17 7 months ago
adeck 156 A 3.24

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
amayberry 157 A 3.70

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
josej1216 151 A 3.60

Accepted

No - - - 2 years ago
ashleygomez46 170 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
amatos 158 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 months ago
supboarder 165 P 4.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 5 months ago
MattBerman 150 A 2.90

Interested In Applying

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dvald9570 165 A 3.96

Interested In Applying

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briankaam 168 P 3.97

Interested In Applying

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kdiaz108 140 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

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57BolM 155 A 3.93

Interested In Applying

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DoryspedM 157 P 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 7 months ago
Levendam 160 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

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mae14 160 A 3.17

Interested In Applying

No - - - 8 months ago
MG123 152 A 2.55

Interested In Applying

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Magner 152 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

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Daniballoverass 141 P 3.32

Interested In Applying

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AmandaOrelus 159 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

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ekarlson2012 155 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 10 months ago
Gennie123 150 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

01/20/17 - - 10 months ago
israelharewood 141 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
cruz07 155 P 3.56

Interested In Applying

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andrewaiz5210 140 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 12 months ago
Kcruz2016 170 P 3.80

Interested In Applying

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MandiStein 140 P 3.52

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Gonzalezzlaura 152 A 3.56

Interested In Applying

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sophiacazanas 142 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

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Traceycarrasco 156 P 3.48

Interested In Applying

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Ndiaz095 145 P 3.37

Interested In Applying

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jmesidor2014 160 P 3.02

Interested In Applying

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thefacu415 145 P 3.80

Interested In Applying

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jjaco073 155 P 2.79

Interested In Applying

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jipper120 150 P 2.79

Interested In Applying

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eduardocapt 165 A 2.78

Interested In Applying

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Daniela08 150 P 3.28

Interested In Applying

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Kaekae 149 P 3.45

Interested In Applying

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StephanieCardelle 154 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

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yanill123 153 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

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jeanneth 150 P 3.95

Interested In Applying

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di965505 152 A 3.68

Interested In Applying

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drest020 146 P 2.27

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
cyobifu 142 P 3.25

Interested In Applying

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Sharil11 145 P 3.39

Interested In Applying

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Sharil11 145 P 3.39

Interested In Applying

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Johnny55588 151 A 3.51

Interested In Applying

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Josephabdin 162 P 4.00

Interested In Applying

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kfern108 160 P 4.00

Interested In Applying

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erojo630 155 A 3.45

Interested In Applying

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Tapkannia 160 P 3.82

Interested In Applying

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corte050 153 A 3.66

Interested In Applying

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achen013 169 P 4.00

Interested In Applying

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abismlb 150 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

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lzeifman 155 P 3.69

Interested In Applying

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jessimizrahi 155 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

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Yungtruong 153 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

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nanuti94 160 P 3.75

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
clewis57 147 A 2.97

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
sogie001 170 A 3.10

Interested In Applying

No - - - 2 years ago
GioLu76 150 P 2.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
iboni009 156 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

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dr1215 165 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

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arforjan 155 A 3.10

Interested In Applying

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nestrada11 152 A 3.83

Interested In Applying

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Juliotorres96 155 P 3.48

Interested In Applying

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Mleiv003 149 A 3.86

Interested In Applying

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amber1.payne 156 A 3.50

Interested In Applying

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amber1.payne 156 A 3.50

Interested In Applying

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juniorsanchez728 131 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

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mlupno 162 A 3.80

Interested In Applying

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Chomysplace 120 P 3.42

Interested In Applying

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Lawstudent77 155 P 2.89

Interested In Applying

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Precious0212 135 A 2.80

Interested In Applying

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jordamadriga 154 A 3.23

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
vgalan2208 160 A 2.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
KARENLISETTEV 146 A 3.59

Pending

06/26/17 - - 5 months ago
Marteena 151 A 3.31

Pending

No - - - 8 months ago
abust020 145 A 2.71

Pending

03/31/17 03/31/17 - 8 months ago
mjgonzalez7172 156 A 3.48

Pending

03/27/17 - - 9 months ago
sa353835 152 A 3.30

Pending

- - - 10 months ago
juanmpinera 134 A 4.00

Pending

- - - 10 months ago
klm2559 154 A 3.13

Pending

01/23/17 01/23/17 - 11 months ago
Rayonjf 150 P 3.30

Pending

- - - 12 months ago
Kshai 144 A 3.45

Pending

No - - - one year ago
acosse123 165 A 3.00

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
slhevia 138 A 3.02

Pending

03/23/16 - - 2 years ago
moveeby84 158 A 2.80

Pending

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masseykamaria 160 A 2.90

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
Vlosser 149 A 3.30

Pending

10/23/15 - - 2 years ago
rscruggs2014 152 A 3.18

Rejected

01/19/16 01/19/16 02/09/16 2 years ago
Marjorielluveres 151 A 3.10

Waitlisted

12/20/16 12/20/16 01/06/16 10 months ago
Natedawg 155 P 3.40

Waitlisted

- - - one year ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants19011721121
Number of Offers54551827
Number of Matriculants14613016
75% GPA3.783.793.76
Median GPA3.643.643.59
25% GPA3.163.073.35
75% LSAT151152148
Median LSAT156156153
25% LSAT157157156
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students481
Total Students Receiving Grants325
% of Students Receiving Grants67.6
75% Grant Amount$15,703
Median Grant Amount$5,000
25% Grants Amount$5,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship64
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)25
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship39%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (47.4)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (10.6)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (1.9)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (7.7)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (158)
  • Hispanics (261)
  • Black or African American (25)
  • Asian (11)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (21)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (1)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (6)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (13)


  • Total Women% (52)
  • Total Men% (48)
Florida International University College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 134 87.12% 67.79% 19.33%
2014 146 79.43% 72.09% 7.34%
2013 161 84.81% 77.91% 6.90%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (172)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (36)
  • Employed Other (3)
  • Unemployed (8)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (10)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association