Special Report

50 Hardest Law Schools to Get Into

10. University of Southern California Gould School of Law
> Acceptance rate: 17.7%
> Applications for fall 2019: 5,648
> Median undergrad GPA of new enrollees: 3.80
> Median LSAT score of new enrollees: 166 out of 180
> Bar exam passage rate: 81.0%

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9. Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
> Acceptance rate: 18.0%
> Applications for fall 2019: 5,441
> Median undergrad GPA of new enrollees: 3.85
> Median LSAT score of new enrollees: 169 out of 180
> Bar exam passage rate: 92.0%

8. University of Chicago Law School
> Acceptance rate: 18.6%
> Applications for fall 2019: 4,933
> Median undergrad GPA of new enrollees: 3.90
> Median LSAT score of new enrollees: 170 out of 180
> Bar exam passage rate: 90.3%

Source: Courtesy of University of Michigan Law School via Facebook

7. University of Michigan Law School
> Acceptance rate: 16.6%
> Applications for fall 2019: 5,629
> Median undergrad GPA of new enrollees: 3.81
> Median LSAT score of new enrollees: 169 out of 180
> Bar exam passage rate: 93.8%

6. Columbia Law School
> Acceptance rate: 15.9%
> Applications for fall 2019: 7,193
> Median undergrad GPA of new enrollees: 3.80
> Median LSAT score of new enrollees: 172 out of 180
> Bar exam passage rate: 97.3%

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