New York University School of Law

New York University School of Law

NYU Law is an intellectual powerhouse, with 103 faculty, 329 courses, 11 areas of study, 32 centers, and 85 student organizations. The Law School has long taken a leadership role in introducing changes that have redefined legal education, often serving as a model for other schools. Recently, we launched initiatives to assure that our graduates are practice-ready for today's world. Highlights include: NYU Law Abroad; our Washington, DC-based Legislative and Regulatory Process Clinic; Professional Pathways, which help make students highly competitive in the job market in their field of interest; and our new Leadership & Financial Literacy program.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.law.nyu.edu/
Address: New York University, 40 Washington Square S, New York, NY 10012
Admission Phone: (212) 998-6060
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students1395
Student-faculty ratio9:1
Tuition $61,622 per year (full-time, in-state)
$61,622 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$26,420
Founded In1930
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline02/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 85
Financial Aid Deadline04/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

New York 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
jrs2192 170 A 3.99

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Yes 11/23/16 11/23/16 12/20/16 6 months ago
pmillet 165 P 3.10

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christaandersen 165 P 3.82

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Tjb3fc 173 A 3.58

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KiyanaGrimes 161 P 3.96

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Petestheman 168 P 3.80

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hubison91 155 P 3.10

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jadelinsey 160 P 2.89

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Lei14 158 A 3.40

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aramdin926 158 P 3.95

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DEJESUSESTER93 173 P 3.86

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57BolM 155 A 3.93

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laranda 175 P 3.30

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nonaaxo 165 P 3.75

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towie94 165 P 3.72

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Taberj 150 P 3.73

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Shiyana 173 A 3.00

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MG123 152 A 2.55

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ariannafryer 160 P 3.93

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alexandrawheaton 155 P 3.16

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hbrown1996 172 P 3.50

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kaylincohen15 160 P 3.69

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Adrian.j.ito 165 A 4.00

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s1ton 170 P 3.91

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hedge 160 P 3.90

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silbaj13 168 A 3.41

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lawschoolstuff16 170 P 3.10

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Saba96 165 P 4.00

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beg57 170 P 3.90

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Kaitlinamorgan 150 P 3.68

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awkim 171 P 3.80

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katrins1 172 P 3.20

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Kurena.sampson 160 P 3.20

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Stunggal 160 P 3.93

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ejk5308 175 P 3.70

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eqw5129 155 P 3.67

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Nicholas.villante 169 A 3.63

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Alexatallarido 142 P 3.10

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alexeharrigan 159 P 2.56

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Oslupoli 154 A 3.50

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mquinonez21 172 P 3.10

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coxmr36 162 P 3.70

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Undergradstudent 180 P 4.00

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Shadrack31 150 P 3.37

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Siyao.li 173 P 3.75

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Dettdc13 170 P 3.45

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yanill123 153 A 3.70

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mariacarrato 165 P 3.80

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gcorrado 165 P 3.73

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avilent 171 A 4.00

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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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aarzani 170 P 3.96

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ATibett 169 P 3.95

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mehreen12 175 P 3.40

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Michaelisa 163 P 3.93

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Eagle47 169 A 3.62

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whitralston2018 180 A 3.72

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PhantasmalUndertow 150 A 3.50

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cfrei96 158 P 3.80

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JGonzalez95 150 P 2.60

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mariecp 156 P 3.32

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kleone5 148 P 3.30

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juken001 170 P 3.72

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Mariowillis08 165 P 3.50

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SheerDadon 160 P 3.98

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camilay 160 P 3.75

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ET2019 168 P 3.70

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jackiesade 160 A 3.95

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auerbachjordan 173 P 3.60

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BerezintsevJ 176 P 4.00

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benjilikesmangos 165 P 3.67

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caseyd888 174 P 3.50

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Mari 170 P 3.90

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salonim 167 A 3.85

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MEngler 170 P 3.00

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Tzivyabeck 171 P 3.93

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cayleystark 169 A 3.85

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danielpla 170 A 3.40

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drichmond44 162 A 3.62

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aforster 175 P 3.60

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nicolemarie 175 P 3.60

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dcanic 158 A 3.42

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Kbenton2 170 P 3.71

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cristiandynell 155 P 3.24

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russellmcburnie 165 P 3.95

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eg5803a 139 A 3.35

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sandyds 163 A 3.78

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rebeccahartzman 167 P 3.50

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manujr1302 150 P 3.50

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Sylee123 146 P 3.80

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tsfranci 159 P 2.00

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edoardo 160 P 3.50

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sdesousa 148 P 3.30

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sbold96 180 P 3.95

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alexnoll 168 A 4.00

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mgabra81 160 A 3.50

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PrincesseM 170 A 3.46

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mlehr 150 P 4.00

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Osborncr 165 A 3.72

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justice1994 173 A 3.35

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Rachel 167 P 4.00

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09/01/15 09/09/15 04/30/16 2 years ago
katyshin 168 A 3.72

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shareinw 168 A 3.60

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mwilso 142 A 3.15

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dmarsha7 142 P 3.72

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joebaillargeon 165 A 3.90

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apipari 164 P 3.50

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jprath7 171 A 3.93

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Snichols12 146 A 3.12

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Zackattack341 175 A 3.75

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Zsider 155 A 3.78

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chs999 179 A 4.00

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Kjh78 165 P 3.94

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Jpd51 163 A 3.91

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lmfleisc 159 A 3.51

Pending

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lizzipeled 173 A 3.92

Pending

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sjustudent94 158 A 3.98

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cayleys 166 A 3.85

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mrt8fa 165 A 3.85

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cfendian 161 A 3.86

Rejected

12/13/16 01/05/17 02/08/17 8 months ago
mpr32 156 A 3.57

Rejected

02/16/16 12/16/15 02/05/16 2 years ago
elinesmarzn 150 P 3.50

Waitlisted

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Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants624557160
Number of Offers185818580
Number of Matriculants4314310
75% GPA3.893.890
Median GPA3.813.810
25% GPA3.653.650
75% LSAT1661660
Median LSAT1691690
25% LSAT1711710
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students1395
Total Students Receiving Grants605
% of Students Receiving Grants43.4
75% Grant Amount$30,000
Median Grant Amount$20,000
25% Grants Amount$12,500
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 (29.7)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (4.9)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (8.7)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (798)
  • Hispanics (125)
  • Black or African American (74)
  • Asian (163)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (208)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (45)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (113)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (50)


  • Total Women% (51.4)
  • Total Men% (48.5)
New York University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 471 96.23% 78.12% 18.11%
2014 464 95.74% 78.60% 17.14%
2013 530 96.19% 84.76% 11.43%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (44)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (16)
  • Employed Other (19)
  • Unemployed (28)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (6)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association