Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law

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Basic Information
Type: 
Private
Religious Affiliation: 

Catholic

Enrollment: 
484

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law is the largest school in the region and has a large alumni base in a big city and an abundance of opportunities to practice law before graduation. With graduates in the judiciary and many working for New Orleans’ largest firms, students have access to a great network.   

The school, was founded in 1914, seeks to further the Jesuit tradition of academic rigor, pursuit of justice, and service to others through civil and common law programs.

Civil law is one of nine certificates students can earn. The others are: International law; Law, Technology and Entrepreneurship; Social Justice, Taxation, Immigration, Health law and Enviornmental law. Loyola is one of the top school's in the nation for environmental law.

The school also takes pride in preparing its graduates to be practice-ready. It has mandatory upper-level skills courses and an extensive clinic program that is housed in a new facility. 

While tuition in 2017-2018 was $43,410, the school discounted by an average of 32.1 percent, making it a more affordable education.

 

 

Admission Profile
Application Deadline: 
8/1
Application Fee: 

$0

 LSATGPA
75th Percentile1523.41
Median1483.13
25th Percentile1462.9
Financial Profile
 ResidentNon-Resident
Tuition$44,330$44,330
Tuition Part-time$32,910$32,910
Living Expenses
Median grant$25000
Percent receiving grants67.00%
Estimated net tuition[field_estimated_net_tuition]
Employment & Bar Exam Profile
 Rate
Post-grad employment 83.00%
NJ Employment[field_nj_employment_rate]
Bar Passage74.08%
State75.96%
Academic Profile
Concentrations: 
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Business, Corporate, Banking
Criminal Law and Procedure
Employment and Labor Law
Environmental/Natural Resource Law
Estate Planning
Family Law/Child & Family
Health Law
Human Rights
Intellectual Property Law
International Law
Litigation
Public Interest/Social Justice
Public Policy
Real Estate Transactions
Tax Law
Technology Law
Trial Advocacy
Website: 
http://loyno.edu