University of Puerto Rico School of Law

University of Puerto Rico School of Law

Class of 2018 - Snapshot 299 Completed Applications 200 Offers 67% Acceptance Rate 169 Enrolled The University of Puerto Rico School of Law was founded in 1913 at its present site on the University Campus at Río Piedras, within the metropolitan area of San Juan in the heart of the Caribbean. The University of Puerto Rico is accredited by the Middle States Colleges Association. The School of Law has been accredited by the American Bar Association since 1945 and by the Association of American Law Schools since 1948. It is also accredited by the Council on Higher Education and the Puerto Rico Supreme Court.

Contact Info

Address: Escuela de Derecho, Apartado 23349, San Juan, 00917, Puerto Rico
Admission Phone: (787) 999-9565
Admission Email: [email protected]

2018 Quick Overview

The Below Data Compiled By: The American Bar Association 

Student-faculty ratio15:1
Tuition $7,131 per year (full-time, in-state)
$9,119 per year (full-time, out-of-state)
$5,761 per year (part-time, in-state)
$11,503 per year (part-time, out-of-state)
Tuition Guarantee Program0
Estimated Living Expenses$11,340
Founded In1945
ABA AccreditedYes
Application deadline03/30/19
Full-time program application fee$ 20
Financial Aid Deadline05/18/19
Can first years start other than fall?No

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University of Puerto Rico School of Law

Real Time Applicant Admissions Data

University of Puerto Rico School of Law

Real Time HIC User Applicant Status Admissions Data


Username LSAT GPA Status Scholarship Sent Received Decision Updated
ejoserivera 147 A 3.35

Interested In Applying

- - - 3 years ago
paolamr08 140 P 3.84

Interested In Applying

- - - 4 years ago
Total Full-Time Part-Time
Number of Applicants308308
Number of Offers202202
Number of Matriculants175175
75% GPA3.773.77
Median GPA3.533.53
25% GPA3.283.28
75% LSAT149149
Median LSAT144144
25% LSAT139139
2018 Scholarship Data
Total Number of Students682
Total Students Receiving Grants0
% of Students Receiving Grants0
75% Grant Amount$0
Median Grant Amount$0
25% Grants Amount$0
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 (0)
  • % of Total Half to Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total Full Tuition (0)
  • % of Total More than Full Tuition (0)

2018 Ethnicity Statistics

  • White (0)
  • Hispanics (301)
  • Black or African American (0)
  • Asian (0)
  • American Indian / Native (0)
  • Other (10)
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Total (0)
  • Two or more races Total (16)
  • Nonresident Alien Total (0)
  • Race and Ethnicity Unknown Total (10)

  • Total Women% (56)
  • Total Men% (43)
University of Puerto Rico School of Law Bar Exam Statistics
YearTakersPass%State Average%Average Pass Difference%
2017 83 49.40%
2016 181 56.91%
2015 165 77.58%

Total Graduates 2017

  • Employed Bar Exam Required (57)
  • Employed J.D. Advantage (49)
  • Employed Other (16)
  • Unemployed (13)
  • Pursuing Graduate Degree (2)

The Above Data Compiled By:  The American Bar Association