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Loyola Marymount University
919 S. Albany St.

Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone: 212-854-2670
E-mail Admissions

Basic Information
Class Profiles
Electives and Specialties
Tuition and Fees
Admissions and Applications

BASIC INFORMATION
Accreditation: ABA, AAL S
Degrees Granted: J. D., LL.M

A private institution, Loyola Marymount University Law School was founded in 1920. The 2.5-acre campus is situated 1/2 mile west of downtown Los Angeles. Its library contains 533,799 hard-copy volumes, 1.2 million microform volumes and subscribes to 7,231 serial publications.

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CLASS PROFILE

2001-2002 Enrollment
Men
643
48%
Women
710
52%
Minorities
501
37%
Out of State
1352
n/a

Diversity
African American
5%
Asian American
20%
Hispanic
11%

LSAT Scores
Percentile
78%
Median Score
158

Placement
Average Starting Salary
$55,00 to $120,000
Placement by Graduation
58% of class
Placement within 9 months
94% of class

Areas of Placement
Private practice 2-10 attorneys
17%
Private practice 11-25attorneys
9%
Private practice 26-50 attorneys
5%
Private practice 51-100 attorneys
25%
Private practice 100+ attorneys
n/a
Government
13%
Business/industry
21%
Unknown
4%
Judicial clerkships
2%
Public interest
2%
Academic
2%

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ELECTIVES AND SPECIALTIES

Special concentrations offered include: corporate, criminal, entertainment, environmental, international, labor, litigation, family, media, securities, constitutional, property and real estate, sports, tax, torts and insurance law.

Students edit the Loyola of Los Angeles, Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review.
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TUITION AND FEES

*all numbers are estimated annually
Tuition
On-campus room and board
Books and Supplies
EST. TOTAL
RESIDENT
$25,184
$16,906
$683
$42,773
NONRESIDENT
$25,184
$16,906
$683
$42,773

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ADMISSIONS AND APPLICATIONS
Fall: Feb. 1
Spring: not applicable
Fee: $50

Candidates must take the LSAT and have a bachelor's degree with a 2.0 grade point average. The school does not require any specific undergraduate courses and candidates are not interviewed.

Admission decision notifications are sent out from December through April. The February LSAT is the latest score accepted.

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