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George Washington University Law School

Since enrolling its first class in 1865, The George Washington University Law School has produced some of the finest minds across the spectrum of legal scholarship. That tradition continues today, as GW Law graduates use the knowledge and skills they gain here to influence the critical legal conversations of our times.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.law.gwu.edu/Pages/Default.aspx
Address: 2000 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20052
Admission Phone: (202) 994.7230
Admission Email: [email protected]

2017 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students1706
Student-faculty ratio24:1
Tuition $56,244 per year (full-time, in-state)
$56,244 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$41,580 per year (part-time, in-state)
$41,580 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$26,286
Founded In1923
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/01/19
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline06/30/19
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
colombiangal 152 A 3.77

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tfishman854 163 A 3.96

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kkmonet6 151 A 3.91

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Yes 01/30/18 - 03/16/18 6 months ago
krisbrad57 165 A 3.95

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Yes 01/07/18 01/08/18 02/01/18 8 months ago
Michaelisa 163 P 3.93

Accepted

Yes 12/04/17 12/07/17 01/09/18 8 months ago
Amayer17 165 A 3.77

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Yes 10/17/17 10/18/17 11/20/17 10 months ago
jrs2192 170 A 3.99

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Yes 11/23/16 11/23/16 12/15/16 one year ago
Rn293 165 A 3.82

Accepted

Yes 12/27/16 01/06/17 01/13/17 one year ago
cfendian 161 A 3.86

Accepted

Yes 12/13/16 01/04/17 01/25/17 2 years ago
sjustudent94 158 A 3.98

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Nfinkels 180 A 2.94

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krheaume 164 A 3.88

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aneksteinm 164 A 3.85

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Dmayers 163 P 3.03

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wnm5019 170 P 2.60

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eawrig04 157 A 3.97

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wilsnh15 172 P 3.17

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mgar32 160 P 3.85

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patel.reena1212 168 P 3.87

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Verickson 156 A 3.85

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sbutler2 169 P 3.11

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anabor 155 P 3.56

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turners 162 A 3.89

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anonymous 163 A 3.81

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Sarah 164 A 3.57

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cbcoger 150 P 3.50

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chr47946 160 P 3.50

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Kitanathomas98 160 P 3.86

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Mkessler 140 P 3.14

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matthewrein 165 P 3.66

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ddrayton 167 P 3.50

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legallllybrunette 165 A 3.89

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christaandersen 165 P 3.82

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caudillsg 150 P 3.86

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Briannemarie23 151 A 3.84

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lm6424 165 A 3.67

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mer115 152 A 3.72

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tsoemily 158 A 3.60

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Olivia73 161 A 3.85

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briankaam 168 P 3.97

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Jennifer.weinberg15 162 P 3.78

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kpennathur 150 P 3.05

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tlmaurer 164 A 3.85

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Bailey22 156 A 3.51

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Levendam 160 P 3.70

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emmacostain 160 P 3.86

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KCH11001 165 P 3.00

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rcastaldi1984 170 P 3.74

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Hg6194a 160 P 3.70

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Hg6194a 160 P 3.70

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Christina.gill 165 P 3.01

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Bdoyal 162 A 2.90

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cruz07 155 P 3.56

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rbuchana 160 P 3.63

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gthoma37 164 A 3.50

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TylerMorgan 165 P 3.72

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smb7be 165 P 3.70

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winklezm 167 A 3.27

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christaandersenn 160 P 3.87

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pgovil 156 A 3.65

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candicecrutch 155 P 3.78

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Jsimonelli 161 A 3.62

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VirginiaLefever 162 P 3.40

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Rcm40 144 A 3.82

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brettbski 156 A 3.93

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sonnyp215 160 A 3.86

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wtaylor96 162 P 3.95

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jjriver2 160 P 3.50

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graysonmoronta 160 P 3.40

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alecedwards 168 P 3.67

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ilerman 172 P 3.71

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Rollin 155 P 3.90

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Lemontree12 132 A 3.00

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mehreen12 175 P 3.40

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jpc91 164 A 3.50

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kfern108 148 A 3.93

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mtbmatt 160 A 2.82

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adwhiting27 156 A 3.56

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bbo8 165 P 3.40

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AllysonFleming 168 P 3.95

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boomer95 160 P 3.82

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dcanic 158 A 3.42

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Kbenton2 170 P 3.71

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klharrison08 150 P 3.41

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cristiandynell 152 A 3.16

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BredricB 143 A 2.94

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safriday 163 A 3.77

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alyssagilboy 151 A 3.52

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manujr1302 150 P 3.50

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All135 160 A 3.87

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dwayne444 168 P 3.20

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kierin 160 P 3.40

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msmedley 168 A 4.00

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joebarton9 153 A 3.63

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KaelyneYumul 165 A 4.00

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akal1181 158 A 3.83

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Skula1 167 A 3.83

Pending

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Kltaylo3 156 A 3.20

Pending

02/28/17 02/28/17 - 2 years ago
FPassawe 147 A 3.69

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12/15/16 - - 2 years ago
DustinLorenzo 163 A 3.90

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chrismerk99 160 P 3.61

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09/29/16 09/29/16 - 2 years ago
avinim 156 A 3.64

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12/29/15 - - 3 years ago
Jackieeeebee 161 A 3.31

Rejected

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gilbert2252 157 A 3.27

Rejected

12/31/16 02/01/17 02/13/17 2 years ago
sa353835 152 A 3.30

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maggiestrouse 157 A 3.47

Rejected

01/25/17 01/25/17 02/14/17 2 years ago
lmfleisc 159 A 3.51

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sblazer 154 A 3.52

Rejected

- - 01/26/17 2 years ago
blackbeauty5866 131 A 3.77

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adeck 156 A 3.24

Rejected

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mpr32 156 A 3.57

Rejected

12/17/15 12/18/15 01/20/16 3 years ago
pcvlrm 161 A 3.49

Rejected

09/29/15 - - 3 years ago
saraheller45 164 A 3.70

Waitlisted

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browjn14 162 A 3.10

Waitlisted

01/04/18 10/28/17 12/05/17 9 months ago
clairemarie14 157 A 3.90

Waitlisted

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sabrinam 155 A 3.89

Waitlisted

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Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants72707270
Number of Offers25052505
Number of Matriculants400400
75% GPA3.803.80
Median GPA3.713.71
25% GPA3.353.353.35
75% LSAT166166
Median LSAT165165
25% LSAT158158
2017 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students1671
Total Students Receiving Grants1101
% of Students Receiving Grants66
75% Grant Amount$26,000
Median Grant Amount$20,000
25% Grants Amount$16,000
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 (53)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (10)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (3)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2017 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (265)
  • Hispanics (5)
  • Black or African American (54)
  • Asian (49)
  • American Indian / Native (4)
  • Other (45)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (3)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (29)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (45)


  • Total Women% (52)
  • Total Men% (47)
George Washington University Law School Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 525 88.00%
2016 464 83.41%
2015 436 96.10%

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (549)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (39)
  • Employed Other (12)
  • Unemployed (38)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (6)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association