University of California - Irvine, School of Law

University of California - Irvine, School of Law

UC Irvine School of Law is an innovative and visionary law school focused on educating talented and passionate lawyers driven by academic excellence, intellectual rigor and a commitment to enrich our communities through public service. The Law School combines the best of a large and renowned academic institution with a collegial, supportive and friendly environment. The campus is located in Orange County, California, one of the nation’s fastest growing regions, with a Mediterranean climate year-round and 40 miles of breathtaking coastline.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.law.uci.edu/
Address: 401 E Peltason Dr, Irvine, CA 92612
Admission Phone: (949) 824-4545
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students334
Student-faculty ratio10:1
Tuition $44,819 per year (full-time, in-state)
$51,313 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$20,692
Founded In2009
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 0
Financial Aid Deadline02/02/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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Member of the Armed Forces

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University of California - Irvine, School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of California - Irvine, School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
helenkim89 163 A 3.46

Accepted

Yes - - - 9 months ago
olgatastic 164 A 3.78

Accepted

- - - 2 years ago
gabrielarod1 152 A 3.91

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 weeks ago
Jgbuj001 167 P 3.51

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 weeks ago
ronniecgraham 158 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
mmd 150 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
DevonRaine 160 A 3.65

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 months ago
tsoemily 158 A 3.60

Interested In Applying

No - - - 3 months ago
marystorholm 165 P 3.65

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 months ago
Dahausner 152 P 3.55

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 months ago
kmk 169 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 5 months ago
Yesenia3 153 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
Traceycarrasco 156 P 3.48

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
sagemallen1 157 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
francesagoncillo 155 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Mgoldberg4 155 A 3.59

Interested In Applying

Yes - - - one year ago
jbencomo 168 P 3.56

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
victoriajam 153 P 3.54

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Gordonbasil1 170 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
jpc91 164 A 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
Mkreins 160 A 3.93

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ayolson 160 P 3.85

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Adrif8 160 P 3.78

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ejgomez 160 P 3.07

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
bhatiav 165 P 3.25

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
acmendez 165 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
michelechang1994 165 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
michelechang1994 165 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

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michelechang1994 165 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
martinarroyojr 160 P 2.90

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
boomer95 160 P 3.82

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
bmunozmo 165 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
franceserickao 150 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
vwong324 156 A 3.33

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
bfairwea 168 P 3.55

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
joebarton9 153 A 3.63

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
grantsears01 147 A 2.93

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Dfernandez052 165 P 3.50

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
lmfleisc 159 A 3.51

Pending

- - - 9 months ago
sfausone 155 P 3.90

Pending

- - - one year ago
rvfinhenderson 158 A 3.85

Waitlisted

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants203515540
Number of Offers5535530
Number of Matriculants1401400
75% GPA3.683.680
Median GPA3.543.540
25% GPA3.323.320
75% LSAT1601600
Median LSAT1631630
25% LSAT1651650
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students334
Total Students Receiving Grants310
% of Students Receiving Grants92.8
75% Grant Amount$35,000
Median Grant Amount$25,000
25% Grants Amount$15,750
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:This school does not award scholarships that may be reduced or eliminated based on law school academic performance

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (37.1)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (50.9)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (4.8)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (157)
  • Hispanics (47)
  • Black or African American (16)
  • Asian (81)
  • American Indian / Native (2)
  • Other (53)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (14)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (16)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (22)


  • Total Women% (52)
  • Total Men% (47.8)
University of California - Irvine, School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 109 81.66% 65.77% 15.89%
2014 90 77.78% 66.52% 11.26%
2013 80 80.00% 72.46% 7.54%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (279)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (23)
  • Employed Other (0)
  • Unemployed (26)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (3)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association