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]

2017 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$21,900
Founded In1959
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/15/19
Full-time program application fee$ 55
Financial Aid Deadline05/01/19
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
dude 162 A 3.41

- - 03/16/18 4 months ago
emmarose03 151 P 3.78

Accepted

- - - 4 months ago
Wphilip1234 150 A 2.80

Accepted

- - - 12 months ago
Kltaylo3 156 A 3.20

Accepted

Yes 02/28/17 02/28/17 03/08/17 one year 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
Bjohnson0715 165 A 2.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 months ago
cokorocha 131 P 2.43

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 months ago
Angelholy10 150 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
Djones1986 137 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 9 months ago
Erb50 151 P 3.76

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
Lvargas 160 P 3.31

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jessicahuerta16 143 A 3.42

Interested In Applying

No - - - 2 years ago
Rebe0923 150 P 4.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Davidnovakoski19 160 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Tianamartin95 141 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
rnemmer 147 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
see38 156 A 3.78

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
marinacastro70 145 A 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
cd03 155 P 3.75

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
afsd94 169 A 3.34

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
vachambe 152 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
debbieschooley10 160 A 3.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
briannaleigh211 145 A 3.15

Pending

03/07/18 03/07/18 - 4 months ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants13911391
Number of Offers933933
Number of Matriculants348348
75% GPA3.353.35
Median GPA3.103.10
25% GPA2.802.80
75% LSAT153153
Median LSAT149149
25% LSAT146146
2017 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students969
Total Students Receiving Grants519
% of Students Receiving Grants54
75% Grant Amount$10,000
Median Grant Amount$5,000
25% Grants Amount$3,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship105
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)29
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship27%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (49)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (5)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2017 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (214)
  • Hispanics (147)
  • Black or African American (45)
  • Asian (38)
  • American Indian / Native (2)
  • Other (30)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (9)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (4)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (30)


  • Total Women% (50)
  • Total Men% (49)
South Texas College of Law Houston Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 306 69.61%
2016 345 71.88%
2015 313 93.29%

Total Graduates 2017

  • 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