University of San Francisco School of Law

University of San Francisco School of Law

The University of San Francisco School of Law strives for excellence in education underscored by a deep commitment to justice. The law school pursues excellence in a humane, diverse, and intellectually vibrant learning community of outstanding teachers and scholars dedicated to training ethical professionals. Consistent with the Jesuit tradition, the law school contributes to society by inspiring the pursuit of justice and serving the many communities—from the academic to the professional and the local to the global—of which it is a part.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.usfca.edu/law/
Address: 2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, CA 94117
Admission Phone: (415) 422-6307
Admission Email: [email protected]

2016 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students528
Student-faculty ratio16:1
Tuition $48,220 per year (full-time, in-state)
$48,220 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$36,167 per year (part-time, in-state)
$36,167 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee ProgramNo
Estimated Living Expenses$30,778
Founded In1935
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline02/01/17
Full-time program application fee$ 60
Financial Aid Deadline02/15/17
Can first years start other than fall?No

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University of San Francisco School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of San Francisco School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
slcustis 160 A 3.21

Accepted

Yes - - - 2 years ago
celinaestrada96 161 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 months ago
KeanaSmith 170 P 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 8 months ago
SedinaS 170 P 3.60

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
hbraidma 163 P 3.89

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Awalker94 150 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
briannaraenielsen1 170 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ssales 153 A 3.07

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
VANGULO 165 A 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
aheathcock 170 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
TharanChahal 149 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants19061947125
Number of Offers1210114268
Number of Matriculants16513629
75% GPA3.373.373.29
Median GPA3.13.113.08
25% GPA2.782.742.91
75% LSAT148148148
Median LSAT151151152
25% LSAT154154155
2016 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students528
Total Students Receiving Grants261
% of Students Receiving Grants49.4
75% Grant Amount$33,000
Median Grant Amount$26,879
25% Grants Amount$10,000
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship49
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)14
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship29%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (19.7)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (28.4)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0.8)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0.6)

2016 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (202)
  • Hispanics (124)
  • Black or African American (38)
  • Asian (92)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (68)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (3)
  • Two or more races Total (27)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (10)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (28)


  • Total Women% (55)
  • Total Men% (45)
University of San Francisco School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2015 160 48.11% 64.06% -15.95%
2014 196 64.29% 66.94% -2.65%
2013 197 75.14% 71.43% 3.71%

Total Graduates 2016

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (161)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (65)
  • Employed Other (23)
  • Unemployed (61)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (5)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association