St. Thomas University School of Law (Florida)

St. Thomas University School of Law (Florida)

Founded in 1984, St. Thomas University School of Law is located on the University's main campus in Miami Gardens. The School of Law includes a multi-level library, a moot court amphitheater, faculty and administrative offices, a computer lab, and classrooms and offices for student organizations. The architectural combination of buildings and breezeways provides a comfortable setting for the study of law. St. Thomas Law is fully accredited by the American Bar Association and is a member of the Association of American Law Schools. It is part of a Catholic university and a law school where values matter. Located between vibrant legal communities in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, St. Thomas Law offers clinical, externship, internship, and part time employment opportunities in both.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.stu.edu/law
Address: 16401 NW 37th Avenue Miami Gardens, Florida 33054, United States of America
Admission Phone: (305) 623-2310
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students630
Student-faculty ratio23:1
Tuition $40,282 per year (full-time, in-state)
$40,282 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 Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$28,818
Founded In1988
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline06/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 40
Financial Aid Deadline06/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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St. Thomas University School of Law (Florida)

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

St. Thomas University School of Law (Florida)

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
MG123 152 A 2.55

Accepted

Yes 06/12/17 06/12/17 06/26/17 6 months ago
abust020 145 A 2.71

Accepted

03/31/17 03/31/17 04/21/17 8 months ago
acosse123 165 A 3.00

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
Yungtruong 153 A 3.40

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
rscruggs2014 152 A 3.18

Accepted

02/08/16 02/09/16 03/04/16 2 years ago
Yamilette1 149 A 4.00

Accepted

- - - 2 years ago
adeck 156 A 3.24

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
ashleygomez46 170 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
bhamlin 149 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

11/15/17 11/15/17 - 2 months ago
kdiaz108 140 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
Daniballoverass 141 P 3.32

Interested In Applying

- - - 9 months ago
Josepheme 180 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

Yes 01/20/17 01/20/17 - 11 months ago
jmend 150 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
andrewaiz5210 140 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 12 months ago
Kristian0517 140 P 3.15

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jjaco073 155 P 2.79

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jipper120 150 P 2.79

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Daniela08 150 P 3.28

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
yanill123 153 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
mcallen11 148 P 3.14

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
nishata06 141 A 3.59

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
lzeifman 155 P 3.69

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
iboni009 156 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
jayleww 142 A 3.07

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
zacharygoetz 150 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
madisonrsnyder 154 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Spcmargo2898 148 A 2.50

Pending

03/15/17 - - 9 months ago
AimsG 137 A 3.49

Pending

10/14/16 10/14/16 - 10 months ago
duverglas 139 P 3.80

Pending

No - - - 10 months ago
juanmpinera 134 A 4.00

Pending

- - - 10 months ago
aschiller2 165 P 2.78

Pending

No - - - 12 months ago
aschiller2 165 P 2.78

Pending

- - - 12 months ago
slhevia 138 A 3.02

Pending

03/23/16 - - 2 years ago
yogdan 150 P 3.00

Pending

Yes 12/16/15 12/16/15 12/16/15 2 years ago
masseykamaria 160 A 2.90

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
adiaz422 144 A 3.55

Rejected

- - - 5 months ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants98611180
Number of Offers5915910
Number of Matriculants2022020
75% GPA3.33.30
Median GPA3.063.060
25% GPA2.722.720
75% LSAT1441440
Median LSAT1471470
25% LSAT1511510
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students630
Total Students Receiving Grants337
% of Students Receiving Grants53.5
75% Grant Amount$20,000
Median Grant Amount$13,000
25% Grants Amount$8,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship121
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)52
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship43%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (37.8)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (15.7)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (86)
  • Hispanics (390)
  • Black or African American (51)
  • Asian (15)
  • American Indian / Native (3)
  • Other (46)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (25)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (17)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (4)


  • Total Women% (56.9)
  • Total Men% (43.1)
St. Thomas University School of Law (Florida) Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 161 55.56% 67.79% -12.23%
2014 200 67.42% 72.09% -4.67%
2013 231 71.36% 77.91% -6.55%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (78)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (39)
  • Employed Other (11)
  • Unemployed (26)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (2)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association