South Texas College of Law Houston

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South Texas College of Law Houston

Located in the heart of the nation’s fourth largest city, South Texas College of Law Houston is a private, independent institution that has earned a reputation for providing students an exceptional, relevant, practical legal education that fully prepares them for a career in the profession.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.stcl.edu
Address: 1303 San Jacinto St, Houston, TX 77002
Admission Phone: 713-646-1810
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students1051
Student-faculty ratio25:1
Tuition $30,600 per year (full-time, in-state)
$30,600 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$20,600 per year (part-time, in-state)
$20,600 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$21,900
Founded In1959
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 55
Financial Aid Deadline05/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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South Texas College of Law Houston

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

South Texas College of Law Houston

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
Wphilip1234 150 A 2.80

Accepted

- - - 6 months ago
Kltaylo3 156 A 3.20

Accepted

Yes 02/28/17 02/28/17 03/08/17 10 months ago
ErikaCBinnix 154 A 3.75

Accepted

- - - 2 years ago
efeuer 157 A 3.50

Accepted

Yes 01/21/16 - 02/02/16 2 years ago
Angelholy10 150 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
Djones1986 137 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 months ago
Erb50 151 P 3.76

Interested In Applying

- - - 5 months ago
Lvargas 160 P 3.31

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
jessicahuerta16 143 A 3.42

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
Rebe0923 150 P 4.00

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Davidnovakoski19 160 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Tianamartin95 141 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
rnemmer 147 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
see38 156 A 3.78

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
marinacastro70 145 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
cd03 155 P 3.75

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
afsd94 169 A 3.34

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
vachambe 152 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
debbieschooley10 160 A 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants15851304215
Number of Offers92283686
Number of Matriculants33827662
75% GPA3.343.333.37
Median GPA3.13.093.16
25% GPA2.822.822.79
75% LSAT148148148
Median LSAT151151150
25% LSAT154154152
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students1051
Total Students Receiving Grants531
% of Students Receiving Grants50.5
75% Grant Amount$10,000
Median Grant Amount$3,687
25% Grants Amount$2,490
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship109
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)26
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship24%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (44.2)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (5.7)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0.4)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0.2)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (541)
  • Hispanics (198)
  • Black or African American (80)
  • Asian (70)
  • American Indian / Native (4)
  • Other (76)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (24)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (52)


  • Total Women% (46.2)
  • Total Men% (53.8)
South Texas College of Law Houston Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 331 70.64% 73.21% -2.57%
2014 381 83.64% 77.42% 6.22%
2013 379 88.10% 85.08% 3.02%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (167)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (24)
  • Employed Other (5)
  • Unemployed (35)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (1)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association