Case Western Reserve University, School of Law

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Case Western Reserve University, School of Law

We are a nationally recognized law school in the heart of University Circle, a thriving cultural neighborhood near Cleveland, Ohio. Our international law, health law and intellectual property law programs are among the top in the nation. Leadership courses and real-practice experiences are infused throughout our innovative curriculum. All students begin working with real clients in their first year and participate in a semester-long full-time practice experience during their third year. National Jurist magazine named us among the top 25 law schools that deliver the best public interest law opportunities. The magazine also listed us among its first "honor roll of law schools" that deliver the best practical training. We offer JD, LLM and SJD degrees, as well as nine dual-degree programs. During the third year, JD students may study abroad and complete a foreign LLM degree at one of three partner schools: Comillas Pontifical University in Madrid, Middlesex University in London and University of Paris Dauphine.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.case.edu/
Address: 11075 East Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44106
Admission Phone: (216) 368-3600
Admission Email: [email protected]

2017 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students381
Student-faculty ratio10:1
Tuition $49,634 per year (full-time, in-state)
$49,634 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 Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$23,574
Founded In1923
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline04/01/19
Full-time program application fee$ 40
Financial Aid Deadline05/01/19
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Case Western Reserve University, School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Case Western Reserve 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
efeuer 157 A 3.50

Accepted

Yes 02/29/16 - 03/28/16 3 years ago
sabrinam 155 A 3.89

Accepted

Yes - - - 3 years ago
Mediainteraction2 134 A 2.60

Interested In Applying

No 11/10/17 11/10/17 01/10/18 one year ago
emmacostain 160 P 3.86

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Cward41 163 P 3.51

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
jsj50 159 P 3.60

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Deaston13 155 P 3.47

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
KBrailer 165 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
bbrown410 166 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
rebeccahartzman 167 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
abeluk 152 A 3.15

Pending

11/21/17 11/21/17 - 12 months ago
mebouras 150 P 3.86

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
Lemontree12 132 A 3.00

Rejected

03/10/16 03/10/16 - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants14881488
Number of Offers5795790
Number of Matriculants131131
75% GPA3.683.68
Median GPA3.463.46
25% GPA3.263.26
75% LSAT160160
Median LSAT159159
25% LSAT154154
2017 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students422
Total Students Receiving Grants395
% of Students Receiving Grants94
75% Grant Amount$40,333
Median Grant Amount$33,833
25% Grants Amount$21,667
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 (22)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (71)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (1)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2017 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (97)
  • Hispanics (12)
  • Black or African American (10)
  • Asian (4)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (0)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (1)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (11)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (0)


  • Total Women% (60)
  • Total Men% (40)
Case Western Reserve University, School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 133 84.96%
2016 101 77.23%
2015 134 86.57

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (117)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (65)
  • Employed Other (15)
  • Unemployed (38)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (1)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association