Valparaiso University

Quick Stats

656 S. Greenwich Street, Wesemann Hall
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Students
501
enrolled (full-time)
15
enrolled (part-time)
Tuition
$39,612
per year (full-time)
$1,520
per credit (part-time)

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Law School Overview

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Law School Overview

The School of Law at Valparaiso University has an application deadline of June 1. Its tuition is full-time: $39,612 per year and part-time: $1,520 per credit. The student-faculty ratio is 14.9:1. The School of Law at Valparaiso University has 50 full- and part-time faculty on staff.

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Year founded 1879
Public/private Private
Law school designation Regional

Admissions

Application deadline June 1
Full-time program application fee $0
Part-time program application fee $0
Admissions phone (219) 465-7821
Admissions email law.admissions@valpo.edu
Website http://www.valpo.edu/law

Academics

Full- and part-time faculty 50
Student-faculty ratio 14.9:1
Total faculty 62

Student Body

Enrollment (full-time) 501
Gender distribution (full-time)
Gender distribution (full-time)
J.D. candidates graduating in 2012-2013 166

Cost

Tuition and fees

full-time: $39,612 per year
part-time: $1,520 per credit

Room and board $8,800

Careers

Employed at graduation2 N/A
Median private sector starting salary $57,500
Median public service starting salary $45,000

Library

Total volumes and volume equivalents 358,310

* 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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