Savannah Law School

Savannah Law School

In the heart of historic Savannah, GA, Savannah Law School welcomes its students with nothing less than the best in southern hospitality. Tree-lined streets, historic homes, and the famous River Street make Savannah a world-renowned city. 2012 put SLS on the map as it opened its doors for its first graduating class. Because of its clean slate and the once-in-a-lifetime chance to rethink and transform legal education, Savannah Law School opened with the goal of being the ideal law school for the 21st century. With an emphasis on experiential learning, SLS’s hand-picked faculty bring years of real-world experience to the classroom to ensure that students not only learn to think like a lawyer but to actually practice law upon graduation. Live a charmed life in Savannah. Enjoy the warmth of a small-town community, while taking advantage of big benefits like the arts, festivals of every kind, world-class restaurants, the Intracoastal Waterway and close proximity to pristine beaches. Savannah and SLS — two great places to start a promising career.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.savannahlawschool.org
Address: 516 Drayton St. Savannah, GA 3140
Admission Phone: 912-525-390
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students588
Student-faculty ratio13.84:1
Tuition $40,359 per year (full-time, in-state)
$40,359 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$23,090
Founded In2012
ABA AccreditedYes - as a branch of the fully accredited Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School
Application deadline10/08/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline12/31/69
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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Savannah Law School

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Savannah Law School

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
Emilygates 144 A 3.20

Accepted

- - - 5 months ago
Henryc7 144 A 2.97

Accepted

- - - 9 months ago
McKaylaDeBord 170 P 2.89

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
MClarington 136 A 3.70

Rejected

- - - 3 months ago
mmitch16 134 P 3.25

Rejected

No 05/16/16 05/16/16 05/25/16 one year ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants13351066269
Number of Offers767622145
Number of Matriculants23916376
75% GPA3.263.263.26
Median GPA3.043.043.03
25% GPA2.72.712.67
75% LSAT145145145
Median LSAT147147147
25% LSAT150150150
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students588
Total Students Receiving Grants286
% of Students Receiving Grants48.6
75% Grant Amount$21,500
Median Grant Amount$15,000
25% Grants Amount$11,250
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 (34.9)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (11.1)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (2.7)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (177)
  • Hispanics (30)
  • Black or African American (240)
  • Asian (16)
  • American Indian / Native (14)
  • Other (22)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (19)
  • Two or more races Total (1)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (1)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (1)


  • Total Women% (60.1)
  • Total Men% (39.9)
Savannah Law School Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required ()
  • Employed J.D. Advantage ()
  • Employed Other ()
  • Unemployed ()
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree ()

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association