University of Arkansas - Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law

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University of Arkansas - Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law

Class of 2018 - Snapshot 772 Completed Applications 408 Offers 53% Acceptance Rate 137 Enrolled With a student body of approximately 440 and one of the lowest student/faculty ratios of any law school — 15 to 1 — the UALR Bowden School of Law offers a challenging educational experience in a close and supportive environment. Smaller classes enhance the learning experience. Students interact with their peers and with the members of the faculty to a degree not possible at many schools. Our faculty is an experienced group of caring teachers and scholars. The academic experience at the UALR Bowen School of Law is challenging and rigorous, yet supportive. In addition, our low tuition enables our graduates to choose among a wide variety of employment opportunities without worrying about paying off an enormous debt.

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Website: http://ualr.edu/law/
Address: 1201 McMath Avenue Little Rock, AR 72202
Admission Phone: (501) 324-9903
Admission Email: [email protected]

2018 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students413
Student-faculty ratio22:1
Tuition $16,031 per year (full-time, in-state)
$31,974 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$10,605 per year (part-time, in-state)
$20,948 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$15,677
Founded In1969
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline04/01/19
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline03/02/19
Can first years start other than fall?No

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University of Arkansas - Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of Arkansas - Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
EileenRenee 157 A 3.50

Accepted

03/12/19 03/12/19 03/12/19 9 months ago
rachelmccall 155 A 3.50

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
Mknapp1 152 A 3.42

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
rneal3 157 A 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - a month ago
aheath97 155 P 2.80

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
s_reaves 150 P 2.22

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
skueter 151 A 3.04

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
erinanelson 159 A 3.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
nikki94 154 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
taylorclaire 155 A 3.61

Pending

- - - 8 months ago
Futurelawyer21 145 A 3.39

Pending

10/15/18 10/15/18 - one year ago
k123 152 A 2.90

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
jhouston102 146 A 3.50

Pending

- - - 3 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants772610162
Number of Offers408
Number of Matriculants13710533
75% GPA3.593.593.58
Median GPA3.303.313.23
25% GPA3.063.123.01
75% LSAT155155157
Median LSAT151150151
25% LSAT147147147
2018 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students392
Total Students Receiving Grants280
% of Students Receiving Grants 71
75% Grant Amount$13,352
Median Grant Amount$10,014
25% Grants Amount$3,338
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship90
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)27
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship35%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (27)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (32)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (10)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (2)

2018 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (103)
  • Hispanics (9)
  • Black or African American (12)
  • Asian (3)
  • American Indian / Native (5)
  • Other (0)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (0)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (1)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (5)


  • Total Women% (47)
  • Total Men% (53)
University of Arkansas - Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 119 76.47% 77.49% -1.02%
2016 117 66.67%
2015 112 88.39%

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (76)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (9)
  • Employed Other (8)
  • Unemployed (0)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (0)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association