2016 Top Law Schools in Illinois
Illinois Law School Rankings – Best Law Schools in Illinois
Below are the top law schools in Illinois. All Illinois law school rankings are based upon the U.S news official law school rankings. All additional Illinois law school rankings, such as acceptance rate, median UGPA, median LSAT, etc have been verified for accuracy.
This list does not necessarily ultimately define the best law schools in Illinois for each specific law school students goals, but lists the best law schools in Illinois based on overall law school rankings defined by the U.S News, as well as based on employment rate, average LSAT acceptance score, etc.
*Note that law schools ranked at 150 were not officially ranked. For chart functionality purposes, they were given a rank of 150*
2016 Top Law Schools In Illinois
|Overall Rank||Law School||Acceptance Rate||Median UGPA||Median LSAT||Bar Pass Rate||Employment Rate||Tuition & Fee's In-State (Full Time)||Tuition & Fee's Out-of-State (Full Time)|
|4||University of Chicago Law School||18.4%||3.9||170||94.8%||98.1%||$55,503||$55,503|
|12||Northwestern University School of Law||24.7%||3.75||168||91.3%||92.4%||$56,434||$56,434|
|41||University of Illinois College of Law||41.9%||3.43||161||94.7%||90.8%||$41,294||$49,044|
|78||Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology||61.7%||3.43||157||93.0%||84.9%||$45,472||$45,472|
|78||Loyola University Chicago School of Law||52.0%||3.3||157||88.6%||89.3%||$44,180||$44,180|
|122||DePaul University College of Law||64.5%||3.32||153||86.8%||80.1%||$44,999||$44,999|
|149||Southern Illinois University School of Law||84.8%||3.09||147||88.8%||77.1%||$19,160||$43,320|
|150||Northern Illinois University College of Law||70.4%||3.09||150||87.4%||87.9%||$21,764||$37,700|
|150||John Marshall Law School||72.9%||3.05||149||84.9%||86.4%||$45,120||$45,120|