Lewis & Clark Law School

Lewis & Clark Law School

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Basic Information
Type: 
Private
Enrollment: 
588

Located in the growing city of Portland, Lewis & Clark Law School offers a variety of specialized J.D. degrees as well as graduate degrees.

“Student input is greatly respected here, as is close interaction with faculty and high-quality teaching, and I think these factors are directly reflected in our low attrition rate,” said Dean Robert Klonoff.

Lewis & Clark has a set curriculum that ensures a well-rounded education. All first-year students are required to take the same courses, which include legal analysis and writing, civil procedure and a two-week intensive course on legal elements. Upper-division students must also fill certain requirements including two writing requirements, a writing-intensive experience and a capstone writing requirement. Additionally, upper-division students must complete a professionalism course.

“We find our students ultimately choose Lewis & Clark because the best fit for them is a school that focuses on excellent teaching, accessible facult, and general collaboration among the whole community,” Klonoff said. “They are also seeking an ideal location, top-notch academic programs and vast practical skills offerings.”

Lewis & Clark has a bar pass rate of 82 percent, higher than the state average of 77 percent. Its student-to-faculty ratio is 10.9-to-1, and tuition is $39,326.

 

Published Fall 2013

Admission Profile
Application Deadline: 
3/15
Application Fee: 

$50

Financial Aid Deadline: 

2/15

 LSATGPA
75th Percentile1613.62
Median1573.34
25th Percentile1543.05
Financial Profile
 ResidentNon-Resident
Tuition$43,290$43,290
Tuition Part-time$32,476$32,476
Living Expenses
Median grant$17804
Percent receiving grants81.60%
Estimated net tuition
Employment & Bar Exam Profile
 Rate
Post-grad employment 80.90%
NJ Employment66.5
Bar Passage72.00%
State70.00%
Academic Profile
Best Law Schools 2016: Practical Training: 
B+
Concentrations: 
Business, Corporate, Banking
Criminal Law and Procedure
Environmental/Natural Resource Law
Intellectual Property Law
International Law
Public Interest/Social Justice
Tax Law
Website: 
www.lclark.edu/law