Gonzaga University School of Law

Gonzaga University School of Law

Gonzaga law is a private, Jesuit-affiliated school of law in Spokane, Washington that offers an experience-based academic program that produces graduates who are pursuing justice and finding solutions to legal challenges — today and in the future. Gonzaga Law teaches ethical, inspired action on behalf of a client or cause in legal, economic, and social contexts. We focus on academics and scholarship where both students and faculty can make a difference in and out of academia.

Contact Info


Website: https://www.law.gonzaga.edu/
Address: 721 N Cincinnati St, Spokane, WA 99202
Admission Phone: (509) 313-5532
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students337
Student-faculty ratio17:1
Tuition $37,245 per year (full-time, in-state)
$37,245 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$18,514
Founded In1951
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline04/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 50
Financial Aid Deadline02/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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Gonzaga University School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

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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
jshelton 154 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

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KeanaSmith 170 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
lzeifman 155 P 3.69

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
Yesenia3 153 P 3.50

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- - - 11 months ago
Mattsuth 154 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
Bonwcha 160 P 3.53

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
hbledsoe 160 A 3.75

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Awalker94 150 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants8558600
Number of Offers4864860
Number of Matriculants1031030
75% GPA3.423.420
Median GPA3.243.240
25% GPA3.013.010
75% LSAT1511510
Median LSAT1531530
25% LSAT1551550
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students337
Total Students Receiving Grants297
% of Students Receiving Grants88.1
75% Grant Amount$21,000
Median Grant Amount$18,000
25% Grants Amount$13,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship126
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)25
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship20%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (46.6)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (37.1)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (4.5)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (231)
  • Hispanics (20)
  • Black or African American (6)
  • Asian (1)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (48)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (21)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (5)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (21)


  • Total Women% (45)
  • Total Men% (55)
Gonzaga University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 119 83.34% 78.37% 4.97%
2014 152 77.48% 80.20% -2.72%
2013 167 90.77% 81.66% 9.11%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (93)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (56)
  • Employed Other (12)
  • Unemployed (22)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (1)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association