University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, School of Law

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, School of Law

The University of Arkansas School of Law, ranked first in the U.S. in National Jurist magazine’s Top 20 Values in legal education and among U.S. News and World Report‘s top 36 public law schools, will prepare you for success. Located in the heart of the beautiful University of Arkansas campus, the law school offers challenging courses taught by nationally recognized faculty, unique service opportunities, and a close-knit community that puts law students first.

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students350
Student-faculty ratio13:1
Tuition $15,704 per year (full-time, in-state)
$33,372 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$16,224
Founded In1926
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline04/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline06/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
kellialbrecht 152 A 3.47

Accepted

No 11/29/16 11/29/16 12/13/16 4 months ago
amcclure 153 P 3.56

Interested In Applying

- - - 9 months ago
skueter 151 A 3.04

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
erinanelson 159 A 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
davetxusa 141 A 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
nikki94 154 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
adiazmireles 120 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
evankiley 149 P 3.41

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants6325210
Number of Offers3433430
Number of Matriculants1151150
75% GPA3.713.710
Median GPA3.473.470
25% GPA3.193.190
75% LSAT1511510
Median LSAT1541540
25% LSAT1571570
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students350
Total Students Receiving Grants151
% of Students Receiving Grants43.1
75% Grant Amount$10,550
Median Grant Amount$8,000
25% Grants Amount$4,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship56
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)36
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship64%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (24)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (17.7)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (1.4)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (283)
  • Hispanics (25)
  • Black or African American (15)
  • Asian (7)
  • American Indian / Native (3)
  • Other (19)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (14)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (1)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (3)


  • Total Women% (40.9)
  • Total Men% (59.1)
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 116 78.79% 76.65% 2.14%
2014 120 76.41% 76.45% -0.04%
2013 134 85.71% 76.32% 9.39%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (93)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (18)
  • Employed Other (2)
  • Unemployed (10)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (7)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association