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University of New Mexico School of Law is an American Bar Association accredited law school. The following information provides a snapshot of the University of New Mexico School of Law in accordance with ABA Standard 509.

Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
321 N. Clark Street, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60654
Phone: 312.988.6738

Admissions Data

For the class entering in the Fall of 2017
Enrolled in 1L Class: 120
Median LSAT: 153
Median GPA: 3.46

Full Admissions Data

Enrollment & Attrition Data


Employment Outcomes

Class of 2016

UNM Law Employment Statistics Ten Months after Graduation

Of the 113 graduates in the Class of 2016, 98 secured employment as of March 15, 2017. 97 of those employed as of that date were in bar passage required or JD advantage positions. Two of those not employed were enrolled in full-time graduate degree programs.

Employment Status

10 Month Employment by Employer Type

Full stastics for the Class of 2016

Bar Examination Statistics

February 2017
Pass rate for first-time UNM takers: 87%
State average first time takers: 80%

July 2017
Pass rate for first-time UNM takers: 91%
State average first time takers: 88%

Full Bar Exam Statistics, 2008-2017

Tuition & Estimated Cost of Living

Cost based on In-State Full-time Tuition Per Academic Year
Tuition: $16,597.92
Fees: $550.00
Living Costs: $16,150.00

Full Tuition, Fees & Living Cost

Scholarships & Financial Aid Information

Average Scholarship (AY 16-17): $5,852.03
Median Scholarship (AY 16-17): $4,000.00
*53.0% of enrolled students received scholarships.

Full scholarship retention data

Financial Aid Information

Information regarding Refund Policies

Scholarship Retention Data 2011-2016

Faculty & Administrators

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