Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law

Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law

Temple Law School offers both full and part-time programs leading to the completion of the Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree. Admissions, curriculum, faculty, examinations and all other standards are the same for both the day and evening divisions. Applicants interested in the part-time programs should visit the Part-time Programs page for specific information on the part-time program options. Temple has a highly competitive admission process, which is designed to look at the whole person. The faculty Admissions Committee takes seriously its responsibility to carefully and individually evaluate each application and is committed to admitting the very best from our pool of talented applicants. Applicants admitted to Temple Law School know that they were chosen because their skills, abilities, achievements, and potential earned them the opportunity

Contact Info


Website: http://www.law.temple.edu/Pages/homepage.aspx
Address: 1719 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19122
Admission Phone: (800) 560-1428
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students684
Student-faculty ratio12:1
Tuition $24,786 per year (full-time, in-state)
$37,500 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$20,018 per year (part-time, in-state)
$30,196 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$22,488
Founded In1933
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 60
Financial Aid Deadline03/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
maggiestrouse 157 A 3.47

Accepted

01/25/17 - 02/06/17 9 months ago
sjustudent94 158 A 3.98

Accepted

Yes - - - 10 months ago
cfendian 161 A 3.86

Accepted

Yes 12/13/16 01/04/17 01/30/17 10 months ago
slandry 165 P 3.31

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
mer115 152 A 3.72

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 months ago
bergerb93 165 A 2.87

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
jcucutharris 136 A 2.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 6 months ago
jcarbonetta 155 P 3.56

Interested In Applying

- - - 7 months ago
tlmaurer 164 A 3.85

Interested In Applying

- - - 7 months ago
tad63 162 A 3.47

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
kmacfeeters 147 A 3.76

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
mrdaly812 160 P 3.85

Interested In Applying

- - - 9 months ago
briweissman 150 P 3.44

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
bradleyzack115 160 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
jeffrich 165 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
rbuchana 160 P 3.48

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
LindsayMiller 147 A 3.18

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
DanFlynn 155 P 3.56

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
KGrozier67 163 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
winklezm 167 A 3.27

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
pgovil 156 A 3.65

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Michael.Bach 159 A 3.12

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Amarino1313 160 P 3.72

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Tuf37631 160 P 3.95

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Bwild 156 P 3.04

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
mmoyer409 155 P 3.83

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
gletlough 175 P 3.70

Interested In Applying

No - - - one year ago
kmm242 155 A 3.55

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
tuf73562 149 A 3.17

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Meagan 161 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
govmjr1995 120 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
ashblythe26 168 P 2.58

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
bbrown410 166 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jlb282 163 A 3.63

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
sarahkerrigan 168 A 3.66

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
cml5659 160 P 3.98

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
alan.divver 171 P 3.74

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Nfm13 163 A 3.24

Interested In Applying

Yes 02/01/16 02/01/16 02/10/16 2 years ago
mz399713 155 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
shelbytana 153 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
jjervis 170 P 3.71

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Tova15 150 A 3.45

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
BrittBlass 155 A 3.69

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
caseyherm 160 P 2.60

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Jilliantadrzynski 172 P 3.94

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
viktoriya0289 165 A 2.90

Interested In Applying

11/12/15 - - 2 years ago
PrincesseM 170 A 3.46

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
LizYoder 154 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
akal1181 158 A 3.83

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
henryglitz1996 164 A 3.53

Pending

- - - a month ago
wnm5019 180 A 2.77

Pending

No 02/01/18 02/01/18 - 2 months ago
ejsetar 152 A 3.42

Pending

- - - 8 months ago
brettbski 156 A 3.93

Pending

- - - one year ago
chrismerk99 160 P 3.61

Pending

09/29/16 09/29/16 - one year ago
053706 159 A 3.52

Pending

10/12/16 - - one year ago
acosse123 165 A 3.00

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
sabrinam 155 A 3.89

Waitlisted

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants20461738215
Number of Offers85077575
Number of Matriculants21818137
75% GPA3.73.723.67
Median GPA3.493.493.37
25% GPA3.23.273.11
75% LSAT156156155
Median LSAT160160158
25% LSAT162162161
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students684
Total Students Receiving Grants469
% of Students Receiving Grants68.6
75% Grant Amount$22,496
Median Grant Amount$15,000
25% Grants Amount$10,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship152
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)11
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship7%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (30.6)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (26.6)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (11.4)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (469)
  • Hispanics (62)
  • Black or African American (59)
  • Asian (60)
  • American Indian / Native (2)
  • Other (35)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (8)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (9)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (18)


  • Total Women% (50.5)
  • Total Men% (49.3)
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 252 81.33% 76.62% 4.71%
2014 264 84.08% 80.85% 3.23%
2013 306 89.96% 81.26% 8.70%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (122)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (23)
  • Employed Other (5)
  • Unemployed (11)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (2)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association