University of Mississippi School of Law

University of Mississippi School of Law

As the fourth oldest public law school in the nation, the University of Mississippi School of Law provides a strong foundation in substantive law, legal reasoning and legal writing while offering many opportunities to build practical real-world legal skills through our many centers and clinics. Our academic programs are designed to give you outlets for research and writing. Participation in small group seminars and simulation experiences ensure our students are engaged and understand the development of law, legal institutions and ethical issues. We offer a Juris Doctor, a Juris Doctor/Master of Taxation and a Juris Doctor/Master of Accountancy, as well as certificate programs in criminal law and remote sensing, air and space law.

Contact Info


Website: http://law.olemiss.edu/
Address: 481 Chucky Mullins Drive, University, MS 38677
Admission Phone: (662) 915-7361
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students379
Student-faculty ratio14:1
Tuition $15,336 per year (full-time, in-state)
$33,712 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$17,698
Founded In1854
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/15/17
Full-time program application fee$ 40
Financial Aid Deadline03/01/17
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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University of Mississippi School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of Mississippi School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
Vaw5xf 160 A 3.62

Accepted

- - - 9 months ago
sboettch 159 A 3.13

Accepted

Yes - - 02/10/17 10 months ago
Lthornto 150 P 3.60

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 months ago
Molly.molly.gualandri06 152 A 3.70

Interested In Applying

- - - 5 months ago
TDinsmore18 150 P 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
sspeelman 150 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
sspeelman 150 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 10 months ago
fowlas13 154 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
davisd1 162 P 2.93

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
JWalker5 142 P 3.10

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
tsfranci 159 P 2.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
etbennet 164 A 3.92

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants7827360
Number of Offers3523520
Number of Matriculants1081080
75% GPA3.613.610
Median GPA3.453.450
25% GPA3.183.180
75% LSAT1501500
Median LSAT1551550
25% LSAT1571570
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students379
Total Students Receiving Grants245
% of Students Receiving Grants64.6
75% Grant Amount$17,338
Median Grant Amount$12,000
25% Grants Amount$7,500
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 (15)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (33.5)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (2.4)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (13.7)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (280)
  • Hispanics (12)
  • Black or African American (53)
  • Asian (3)
  • American Indian / Native (1)
  • Other (14)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (14)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (0)


  • Total Women% (44.4)
  • Total Men% (55.6)
University of Mississippi School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 128 85.97% 82.17% 3.80%
2014 167 85.23% 86.23% -1.00%
2013 169 90.82% 84.04% 6.78%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (85)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (27)
  • Employed Other (10)
  • Unemployed (6)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (2)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association