University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law

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University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law

Established in 1913, the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law is nationally recognized for its outstanding academic reputation, stellar faculty, small student population, low student-to-faculty ratio, innovative curriculum, and stunning location. The College of Law is a vibrant learning community with both well-established expertise and exciting new projects on the critical issues of our time: climate change, conflict and security, health justice, the new frontier of family law, technology commercialization, conservation, addiction, innocence, victims’ rights, global mediation, and many others. We have also launched four innovative initiatives in leadership, cross-disciplinary training, smart technology, and global legal education. These creative intellectual investments have generated astounding results for each class of entering students.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.law.utah.edu/
Address: 332 S 1400 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Admission Phone: (801) 581-7479
Admission Email: [email protected]

2017 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students336
Student-faculty ratio11:1
Tuition $25,641 per year (full-time, in-state)
$49,700 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$19,648
Founded In1927
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline02/15/19
Full-time program application fee$ 60
Financial Aid Deadline04/01/19
Can first years start other than fall?No

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University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
saraharmengau 156 P 3.00

Interested In Applying

No - - - 3 years ago
edwards2051 160 A 3.40

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants661661
Number of Offers315315
Number of Matriculants9191
75% GPA3.763.76
Median GPA3.593.59
25% GPA3.433.43
75% LSAT160160
Median LSAT158158
25% LSAT155155
2017 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students306
Total Students Receiving Grants193
% of Students Receiving Grants63
75% Grant Amount$23,478
Median Grant Amount$15,651
25% Grants Amount$2,800
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship30
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)4
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship13%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (29)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (30)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (4)

2017 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (75)
  • Hispanics (1)
  • Black or African American (0)
  • Asian (2)
  • American Indian / Native (2)
  • Other (4)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (1)
  • Two or more races Total (4)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (2)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (4)


  • Total Women% (44)
  • Total Men% (56)
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 111 86.49%
2016 107 84.11%
2015 117 92.31%

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (81)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (30)
  • Employed Other (12)
  • Unemployed (27)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (10)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association