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2 Court Square
Long Island City, NY 11101

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#113 Best Law Schools


Law School Overview

The School of Law at CUNY School of Law has an application deadline of May 15. The full-time program application fee at the School of Law at CUNY School of Law is $60. Its tuition is full-time: $14,472 per year (in-state) and full-time: $22,912 per year (out-of-state). The student-faculty ratio is 9.1:1. The School of Law at CUNY School of Law has 43 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

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Year founded 1983
Public/private Public
Law school designation National


Application deadline May 15
Full-time program application fee $60
Part-time program application fee N/A
Admissions phone (718) 340-4210
Admissions email


Full- and part-time faculty 43
Student-faculty ratio 9.1:1
Total faculty 57

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 378
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 138


Tuition and fees

full-time: $14,472 per year (in-state)
full-time: $22,912 per year (out-of-state)

Room and board $13,554


Employed at graduation2 N/A
Median private sector starting salary $42,000
Median public service starting salary $40,000


Total volumes and volume equivalents 227,031

* Law School Overview details based on 2013 data

2. Represents the percentage of all 2012 graduates who had a full-time job lasting at least a year for which bar passage was required or a J.D. degree was an advantage. These employment rates are part of the data on placement success used to determine a school’s ranking.

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