Saint Louis University School of Law

Saint Louis University School of Law

Saint Louis University School of Law offers a diverse curriculum designed to prepare our students for all areas of legal practice. The majority of the 91 required credit hours for the J.D. degree are elective courses. This design allows students to customize their law school education around their individualized needs and interests. The first 30 hours of the J.D. program comprise the core curriculum in which students are introduced to substantive areas of law and develop basic skills of legal analysis. The upper division curriculum includes a wide variety of courses, from specialized offerings to foundational bar preparation courses.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.slu.edu/
Address: 100 N Tucker Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63101
Admission Phone: (314) 977-2800
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students495
Student-faculty ratio13:1
Tuition $40,145 per year (full-time, in-state)
$40,145 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$29,235 per year (part-time, in-state)
$29,235 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$20,934
Founded In
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadlineN/A
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline02/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Saint Louis University School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Saint Louis 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
cameronlawler32 157 A 3.40

Accepted

Yes - - 01/06/17 11 months ago
ebaptiste313 155 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
wrightba 161 P 3.25

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
Bwild 156 P 3.04

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Clasen 160 P 3.94

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Ecklr-18 152 A 3.52

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
VirginiaLefever 162 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Ciera01 147 A 3.04

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
zachmiller325 162 A 3.31

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants852679141
Number of Offers51846157
Number of Matriculants18316122
75% GPA3.623.663.57
Median GPA3.43.43.35
25% GPA3.133.152.98
75% LSAT151151150
Median LSAT154155153
25% LSAT158158154
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students495
Total Students Receiving Grants367
% of Students Receiving Grants74.1
75% Grant Amount$30,000
Median Grant Amount$21,000
25% Grants Amount$13,000
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 (31.3)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (36.4)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (6.3)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0.2)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (411)
  • Hispanics (27)
  • Black or African American (32)
  • Asian (9)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (36)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (24)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (4)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (7)


  • Total Women% (51.7)
  • Total Men% (48.3)
Saint Louis University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 197 84.21% 87.34% -3.13%
2014 274 84.08% 87.59% -3.51%
2013 277 91.53% 90.13% 1.40%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (102)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (12)
  • Employed Other (5)
  • Unemployed (29)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (6)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association