University of Pittsburgh School of Law

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

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Basic Information
Type: 
Public
Enrollment: 
408

University of Pittsburgh is located in a vibrant neighborhood with easy connectivity to the heart of the Pittsburgh legal community. That has helped the school provide experiential opportunities to students and to earn an A- for practical training. The school also takes advantage of its university research programs.

Seven permanent clinics prepare students for real-life, while the Innovation Practice Institute is a first-of-its kind collaboration with local business and legal leaders that intersects law, technology and entrepreneurship. It offers more clinic positions than any other school in the region. 

Students have a unique opportunity to work on Jurist, a magazine allowing students to do intensive writing on complicated legal topics that are delivered to a nonacademic audience.

It received an A- in environmental law.  

Admission Profile
Application Deadline: 
4/1
Application Fee: 

$65

Financial Aid Deadline: 

2/1

 LSATGPA
75th Percentile1593.64
Median1563.42
25th Percentile1523.12
Financial Profile
 ResidentNon-Resident
Tuition$34,008$42,596
Tuition Part-time$1,219$1,775
Living Expenses
Median grant$18000
Percent receiving grants76.00%
Estimated net tuition
Employment & Bar Exam Profile
 Rate
Post-grad employment 88.80%
NJ Employment75.84
Bar Passage83.47%
State79.27%
Academic Profile
Concentrations: 
Environmental/Natural Resource Law
Intellectual Property Law
Public Policy
Tax Law
Technology Law
Website: 
www.law.pitt.edu