Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

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Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

It is a rare combination of wide-ranging programs of study, real-life opportunities, and a commitment to the community that makes Loyola University New Orleans College of Law stand apart. It is an institution that trains lawyers to think critically and be advocates for social justice. The entire Loyola law community provides an atmosphere for our students to excel, succeed, and become productive members of legal communities across the country and throughout the world. It is a school where students have the opportunity to learn from a prestigious faculty, participate in many extracurricular activities to hone their practical lawyering skills, and serve the New Orleans community through our many clinical offerings. Loyola University New Orleans is a Catholic institution of higher learning in the Jesuit tradition. The College of Law was established in 1914, was approved by the ABA in 1931, and has been a member of the AALS since 1934. The College of Law is committed to excellence in legal education in the tradition of its spiritual heritage, with the goal being wisdom, not mere technical competence. The College of Law welcomes all persons who strive for the truth and who are prepared to challenge all assumptions in light of this commitment.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.loyno.edu/
Address: 526 Pine St, New Orleans, LA 70118
Admission Phone: (504) 861-5575
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students527
Student-faculty ratio13:1
Tuition $43,410 per year (full-time, in-state)
$43,410 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$32,910 per year (part-time, in-state)
$32,910 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$21,674
Founded In1931
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline08/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline01/03/16
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
Bdoyal 162 A 2.90

Interested In Applying

Yes - - - 9 months ago
RCalamia 150 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
marinacastro70 145 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Haleyguepet 156 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ccaffe4 147 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
mdauza4 160 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants70972171
Number of Offers60155348
Number of Matriculants17213636
75% GPA3.413.463.28
Median GPA3.153.163.11
25% GPA2.92.922.72
75% LSAT146146142
Median LSAT148149146
25% LSAT152153150
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students527
Total Students Receiving Grants345
% of Students Receiving Grants65.5
75% Grant Amount$32,000
Median Grant Amount$24,000
25% Grants Amount$12,500
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship93
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)20
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship22%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (28.5)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (34.3)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (1.9)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0.8)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (304)
  • Hispanics (48)
  • Black or African American (64)
  • Asian (9)
  • American Indian / Native (8)
  • Other (36)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (10)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (5)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (21)


  • Total Women% (53.3)
  • Total Men% (46.7)
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 157 71.15% 68.63% 2.52%
2014 190 69.19% 69.65% -0.46%
2013 200 64.90% 58.72% 6.18%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (46)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (26)
  • Employed Other (6)
  • Unemployed (17)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (1)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association