Texas Tech Law School

General Info

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The Texas Tech University School of Law is an ABA-accredited law school located on the campus of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.

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Texas Tech Law School Admissions

Texas Tech Law School is considered a Somewhat Competitive law school, which accepts only 55% of its applicants. Comparatively, Texastech is Lower than the average cost for law school.

Applications Offers Matriculated
Class of 2026 1177 639 (54.29%) 182 (15.5%)
25% Median 75%
GPA 3.07 3.39 3.60
LSAT 151 154 156

Tuition And Financial Aid

In-State Resident Non-Resident
Full Time $23,262 $33,792
Part Time N/A N/A

Living Expenses

  • Living on-campus: $16,060
  • Living off-campus: $16,060
  • Living at home: $16,060

Important Dates

  • Early Decision 1: N/A
  • Early Decision 2: N/A
  • Regular Decision: N/A
  • Application Fee: $50

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Texas Tech Law School Community

Texas Tech Law School is considered to have a Somewhat Favorable student to faculty ratio. The average class size for 1L sections is approximately Above Average compared to other law schools. Student diversity at Texastech is Below Average.

Student body

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Faculty Statistics

  • Full Time: 30
  • Part Time: 29


  • # Female Faculty: 27
  • # Minority Faculty: 12


18.7 Students

1 Faculty

Housing Options

  • On Campus Housing: No
  • Graduate Housing: No
  • Law Specific Housing: No

Texas Tech Law School Curriculum

The size of 1L sections affects the quality and consistency of teaching in law schools. Generally with smaller 1L section sizes, students receive more individualized attention. Texas Tech Law School 1L section size is 23% smaller than law schools in Texas and 10% smaller than all PUBLIC law schools.

1L Section Size Comparison

Texas Tech Law School: 120
Texas Average: 148
PUBLIC School Average: 132

Positions Available in Advanced Courses

  • Simulation Courses: 338
  • Faculty Supervised Clinics: 103

Students Involved in Advanced Activities

  • Field Placements: 87
  • Law Journals: 200
  • Moot Court/Mock Trials: 0

Attrition Rates

  • First Year: 9.5%
  • Second Year: 7.9%
  • Third Year: 0.5%
  • Fourth Year: 0.0%

Texas Tech Law School Employment

Deciding to attend law school requires a large financial investment with the goal of securing employment upon graduation. The Texas Tech Law School class of 2021 had an employment rate of 80% with 1% pursuing an additional degree.

Employment Comparison

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In 2021, 83.8%% of students reported their employment status 9-months after graduation.

Type of Employment

  • Law Firms: 57.0%
  • Business: 23.0%
  • Government: 14.0%
  • Public Interest: 1.0%
  • Academia: 1.0%
  • Texas: 89%
  • New Mexico: 5%
  • Colorado: 1%

Bar Passage Rates

  • Reporting: 83.8%
  • First Time Takers: 234
  • Average School: 79.1%
  • Average State: 77.4%
  • Pass Difference: 1.7%

Top Bar Jurisdiction

  • Texas: 77.4%
  • Passed: 155 of 196 (79.1%)
  • State Average: 77.4%
  • Difference: 1.7%