Best Law Schools LSAT, GPA, and Tuition Comparison

Here, we introduce and compare the best law schools with Law School Admission Test (LSAT) , GPA, admission, and tuition & fees. We only consider law schools that are accredited by American Bar Association (ABA) and exclude law schools accredited by the state government/council.
Harvard Law School ranked first and Yale Law School ranked second in law school rankings.
Below statements summarize the average statistics including LSAT score, GPA, acceptance rate, and law school tuition for the best law schools. You can compare all law schools in single table on the law school comparison page.
Admission StatisticsTuition & fees
Table. Best Law Schools Admission Comparison
RankSchool NameLocationLSAT ScoresGPAAcceptance RatePopulationPopulation (First-year Students)
1Harvard Law School Cambridge, MA1733.89 12.49%1,993494
2Yale Law School New Haven, CT1733.93 8.22%724184
3Columbia Law School (Columbia University in the City of New York) New York, NY1723.8 15.86%1,571329
4Stanford Law School Stanford, CA1713.91 9.72%668157
5University of Chicago Law School Chicago, IL1703.9 18.61%711192
6University of Pennsylvania Law School Philadelphia, PA1703.89 14.51%973235
7University of Virginia School of Law Charlottesville, VA1703.9 14.69%1,012303
8New York University School of Law New York, NY1703.8 21.60%2,190416
9Northwestern University School of Law Evanston, IL1693.85 18.01%1,148234
10Duke University School of Law Durham, NC1693.78 18.91%898214
11Washington University School of Law Saint Louis, MO1693.83 24.82%1,383221
12University of Michigan Law School Ann Arbor, MI1693.81 16.63%1,080294
13Cornell Law School Ithaca, NY1683.81 21.33%753193
14Berkeley School of Law (University of California-Berkeley) Berkeley, CA1683.81 19.68%1,280307
15Los Angeles School of Law (University of California-Los Angeles) Los Angeles, CA1683.79 22.41%1,181298
16Georgetown University Law Center Washington, DC1683.78 19.54%2,795551
17University of Texas School of Law Austin, TX1683.72 17.53%1,025280
18Vanderbilt University Law School Nashville, TN1673.8 21.91%615168
19Gould School of Law (University of Southern California) Los Angeles, CA1663.8 17.69%1,295200
20Boston University School of Law Boston, MA1663.78 23.14%1,122223
21The George Washington University Law School Washington, DC1663.73 31.03%1,809489
22Emory University Atlanta, GA1653.8 31.00%1,055240
23Notre Dame Law School Notre Dame, IN1653.74 24.05%638211
24University of Minnesota Law School Minneapolis, MN1653.75 39.13%725236
25Irvine School of Law (University of California-Irvine) Irvine, CA1653.59 20.81%532152
Average 1563 45664 186
Table. 2022 Best Law Schools Tuition Comparison
RankSchool NameIn-State Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & Fees
Law SchoolUndergraduateGraduateLaw SchoolUnder-graduateGraduate
1Harvard Law School$55,587$52,170$67,081
2Yale Law School$59,950$45,700$66,128
3Columbia Law School (Columbia University in the City of New York)$63,530$52,924$72,360
4Stanford Law School$56,169$55,011$62,847
5University of Chicago Law School$62,241$63,936$67,899
6University of Pennsylvania Law School$61,710$42,932$68,606
7University of Virginia School of Law$19,244$53,626 $20,906$33,520 $63,200$66,200
8New York University School of Law$56,500$38,206$68,712
9Northwestern University School of Law$60,768$56,567$66,806
10Duke University School of Law$60,244$59,141$67,318
11Washington University School of Law$58,866$58,288$59,300
12University of Michigan Law School$16,178$53,232 $25,230$50,464 $61,854$64,854
13Cornell Law School$61,015$30,006$68,270
14Berkeley School of Law (University of California-Berkeley)$14,226$43,980 $14,160$29,262 $51,987$55,316
15Los Angeles School of Law (University of California-Los Angeles)$13,258$43,012 $13,036$28,138 $47,089$53,152
16Georgetown University Law Center$59,957$55,128$64,548
17University of Texas School of Law$11,752$40,996 $12,050$22,944 $34,868$51,774
18Vanderbilt University Law School$56,966$52,162$60,050
19Gould School of Law (University of Southern California)$61,503$61,396$67,191
20Boston University School of Law$59,816$59,418$56,982
21The George Washington University Law School$59,870$32,904$63,205
22Emory University$55,468$45,684$58,842
23Notre Dame Law School$58,843$58,662$60,730
24University of Minnesota Law School$15,254$33,818 $19,494$29,262 $45,808$54,664
25Irvine School of Law (University of California-Irvine)$13,775$43,529 $13,356$28,458 $47,485$53,548
Average$27,807$38,059 $22,251$29,235 $38,126$43,399