UNIVERSITY OF AKRON SCHOOL OF LAW
FACTS AND FIGURES
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Statistical profile of the 2016 entering class
In 2016, 159 JD students began their legal studies at The University of Akron School of Law. This represents a significant increase in entering-class enrollment from the previous year. We believe this increase is bolstered by solid career prospects, cutting-edge programs, innovative offerings, and increased focus on international programs.
If you have any questions about any of the statistics in the chart below, please feel free to contact our Admissions Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Entering class stats|
|75th Percentile LSAT||154||154||155|
|25th Percentile LSAT||149||149||149|
|75th Percentile UGPA||3.55||3.47||3.54|
|25th Percentile UGPA||3.06||2.93||3.02|
|Age Range||20 to 55||23 to 47||20 to 55|
17 states represented: AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, IA, IN, MI, NV, NY, OH, PA, TN, TX, UT, WI, WV
69 undergraduate schools represented.
46 undergraduate majors represented.
Ohio Bar Exam results, 2012-16
Akron Law's first-time taker pass rate on the Ohio bar exam has exceeded the statewide first-time taker pass rate on six out of the last eight exams.
Akron Law's five-year average pass rate in Ohio is 83% for first-time takers, exceeding the statewide average of 82%. Akron Law graduates have also performed well on the bar exam in other states. Detailed bar exam passage statistics may be found on the bar admissions web page at The Supreme Court of Ohio (or other state supreme courts).
Akron Law supports its graduates’ bar exam preparation in Ohio and other states. For example, our bar exam takers will receive up to a maximum of $2,250 of the final cost of their commercial bar exam preparation course. In addition, Akron Law offers a three-credit bar exam preparation elective course, and sends representatives to the bar exam to support our students each February and July.
|Exam||First-time takers||All takers|
|July 2016||78.9 (60/76)||74.4% (64/86)|
|February 2016||54.2% (13/24)||61.4% (27/44)|
|July 2015||83.9% (73/87)||80.6% (79/98)|
|February 2015||83.3% (20/24)||70.0% (28/40)|
|July 2014||84.0% (63/75)||76.7% (66/86)|
|February 2014||85.3% (29/34)||77.1% (37/48)|
|July 2013||85.4% (82/96)||83.0% (83/100)|
|February 2013||91.4% (32/35)||85.4% (41/48)|
|July 2012||84.6% (77/91)||81.6% (80/98)|
Required ABA disclosures
All law schools are required to publicly disclose the following consumer information in accordance with American Bar Association Standard 509.
- Standard 509 Information Report (PDF)
- Scholarship Retention Data
- Tuition, Fees, and Living Expenses
- Entering Class Statistics
- ABA Standard 509 Employment Statistics
- Transfer Policies and Information
In the interest of full disclosure, we have also chosen to make the following information publicly available.
- Scholarship Renewal Standards
- Debt at Graduation
- Ohio Bar Exam Results
- Placement Statistics (ABA and NALP reports)