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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 2014
Enrolled in 1L Class: 113
Median LSAT: 153
Median GPA: 3.43

Full Admissions Data

Employment Outcomes

Class of 2013

Of the 114 graduates in the Class of 2013, 105 secured employment as of February 15, 2014. One hundred 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

Employment by Employment Type

Full stastics for the Class of 2013

Bar Examination Statistics

July 2014
Pass rate for first-time UNM takers: 89%
State average first time takers: 88%

February 2014
Pass rate for first-time UNM takers: 84%
State average first time takers: 88%

Full Bar Exam Statistics, 2008-2014

Tuition & Estimated Cost of Living

Cost based on In-State Full-time Tuition Per Academic Year
Tuition: $15,701.00
Fees: $550.00
Living Costs: $15,333.00

Full Tuition, Fees & Living Cost

Scholarships & Financial Aid Information

Average Total Scholarship per Student (AY 13-14): $9,288.00
Median Scholarship (AY 13-14): $5,675.00
*47.8% of enrolled students received scholarships.

Full scholarship retention data

Financial Aid Information

Information regarding Refund Policies

Scholarship Retention Data 2011-2013

Faculty & Administrators

  Total Men Women Other Minorities
Spr Fall Spr Fall Spr Fall Spr Fall Spr Fall
Full-Time 30 33 18 16 12 17 0 0 12 12
Deans, Librarians, & Others who teach 12 11 3 4 9 7 0 0 6 5
Part-Time 35 22 17 10 18 12 0 0 6 4
Total 77 66 38 30 39 36 0 0 24 21