Washburn University School of Law

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Washburn University School of Law

Washburn University School of Law offers a curriculum that combines classroom instruction with real-world skills and experience. If you are seeking an environment where a well-rounded legal education begins with a nationally recognized faculty and a student body that ranks among the highest in student satisfaction, Washburn Law is an excellent choice for you.

Contact Info


Website: http://www.washburnlaw.edu/
Address: 1700 SW College Ave, Topeka, KS 66621
Admission Phone: (785) 670-1060
Admission Email: [email protected]

2017 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Students297
Student-faculty ratio12:1
Tuition $20,950 per year (full-time, in-state)
$32,695 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$16,171
Founded In1923
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline04/01/19
Full-time program application fee$ 40
Financial Aid Deadline01/04/19
Can first years start other than fall?Yes

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Washburn University School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

Washburn University School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data

Actual(A)/Practice(P)

Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
ashleyellenz 154 A 3.40

Accepted

07/07/17 07/07/17 07/10/17 one year ago
hayleighkughes 144 A 3.30

Interested In Applying

- - - 11 months ago
jshelton 154 A 3.26

Interested In Applying

- - - 12 months ago
ambergriffin12 159 P 3.20

Interested In Applying

- - - one year ago
C230a860 151 A 3.35

Interested In Applying

No - - - 2 years ago
D_rogers2014 150 A 3.29

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
ambergriffin16 150 P 3.60

Interested In Applying

- - - 2 years ago
Ciera01 147 A 3.04

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
NA 150 P 3.71

Pending

02/26/18 - - 7 months ago
klm2559 154 A 3.13

Pending

01/23/17 01/23/17 - 2 years ago
Natedawg 155 P 3.40

Pending

- - - 2 years ago
mpmejia1994 140 A 2.39

Rejected

No - 03/29/18 07/13/18 4 weeks ago
jhouston102 146 A 3.50

Waitlisted

- - - 2 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants397397
Number of Offers252252
Number of Matriculants109109
75% GPA3.553.55
Median GPA3.323.32
25% GPA2.782.78
75% LSAT155155
Median LSAT152152
25% LSAT149149
2017 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students300
Total Students Receiving Grants204
% of Students Receiving Grants68
75% Grant Amount$26,000
Median Grant Amount$16,055
25% Grants Amount$10,125
Scholarships awarded based on maintaining a certain academic performance
Offering Conditional Scholarships:Yes
Students Entering With a Scholarship47
Eliminated (Students who lost scholarship)12
% of Students Who Lost Scholarship25%

  • % of Total Less Than Half Tuition (22)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (25)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (21)

2017 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (85)
  • Hispanics (6)
  • Black or African American (4)
  • Asian (6)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (1)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (8)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (2)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (1)


  • Total Women% (40)
  • Total Men% (59)
Washburn University School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 96 77.05%
2016 100 80.00%
2015 116 90.52%

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (101)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (15)
  • Employed Other (1)
  • Unemployed (23)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (3)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association