Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law

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Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law

Your journey to become a Mercer lawyer begins here – getting to know the wonderful people, programs and places that make Mercer Law distinctive among its peers. What distinguishes us from other law schools? The deliberate choices we’ve made in our curriculum, the down-to-earth faculty who teach, and the close-knit culture that makes learning enjoyable and success attainable. Perhaps these things should be standard among law schools. They aren’t, but we’re nationally recognized for them. This compelling combination of distinguished training, superb teaching, and unmatched support continues to propel Mercer Law School and its students forward

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Website: http://law.mercer.edu/
Address: 1021 Georgia Ave, Macon, GA 31207
Admission Phone: (478) 301-2605
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students415
Student-faculty ratio18:1
Tuition $37,962 per year (full-time, in-state)
$37,962 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$21,338
Founded In1925
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline04/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
meganparlier 149 A 3.67

Accepted

- - - 5 months ago
Mcaro 146 A 3.50

Accepted

- - - one year ago
ShardeS 152 P 3.57

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
edudley 144 A 3.64

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
kaylaaungst 151 A 3.16

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
dude 161 P 3.38

Interested In Applying

Yes - - - 2 years ago
krystalcpugh 150 A 2.60

Interested In Applying

No 03/01/16 03/01/16 04/01/16 2 years ago
Gabrielaurr 156 A 3.48

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
WrightLaw10 180 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 2 years ago
WrightLaw10 180 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 2 years ago
KayEsAre 135 A 3.32

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Asweeney13 157 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
victoriahurse 141 A 3.93

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
aburne24 152 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ahenso11 159 A 2.40

Pending

03/13/17 03/13/17 - 9 months ago
gbullock19 154 A 3.04

Pending

11/26/16 - - one year ago
acosse123 165 A 3.00

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
rrb12 147 A 3.23

Rejected

- - - 9 months ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants7778710
Number of Offers4594590
Number of Matriculants1441440
75% GPA3.523.520
Median GPA3.253.250
25% GPA330
75% LSAT1491490
Median LSAT1521520
25% LSAT1531530
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students415
Total Students Receiving Grants342
% of Students Receiving Grants82.4
75% Grant Amount$19,500
Median Grant Amount$12,500
25% Grants Amount$6,000
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 (60.2)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (18.6)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0.5)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (3.1)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (294)
  • Hispanics (20)
  • Black or African American (51)
  • Asian (9)
  • American Indian / Native (5)
  • Other (10)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (4)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (5)


  • Total Women% (52.2)
  • Total Men% (47.8)
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 111 74.51% 73.45% 1.06%
2014 143 80.99% 80.23% 0.76%
2013 164 86.76% 85.15% 1.61%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (303)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (49)
  • Employed Other (16)
  • Unemployed (40)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (12)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association