Mercer University
Mercer Law School

Cost of Attendance

Mercer University School of Law is committed to expending its resources and professional energy in a manner calculated to producing the most positive results for our students because we understand that law school is a significant investment of a student's resources.

Tuition and Fees for the 2014-15 academic year will be $37,260.

The cost of living in Macon is very affordable. A living expense allowance of $20,540 is budgeted in your cost of attendance in addition to tuition and fees. This allowance should be adequate to meet your needs for the nine-month academic year.

The monthly living expense budget for the academic year is:

  • Rent $660
  • Utilities $335
  • Food $260
  • Transportation $275
  • Personal $210

The living expense budget also includes the following annual costs:

  • Books $1,482
  • Health Insurance $1,644
  • Anticipated Loan fees $1,754

More than 90 percent of Mercer students receive financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, and work study.

Information regarding refunds can be found in the student handbook.

With more than 5,500 living alumni all over the country and in virtually every legal arena, the Mercer Law name has a long and enduring track record for producing excellent lawyers.

Class Statistics

As of Opening Day, August 18, 2014

Applications Received: 840
Applicants Accepted: 568
Student Enrolled: 146
Median LSAT: 152
25th-75th LSAT percentile: 147-155
Median GPA: 3.29
25th-75th GPA percentile: 3.05-3.50
Women: 51%
Students of Color: 23%
Average Age: 25
Majors Represented: 33
Undergraduate Schools: 70

Georgia Bar Passage Rate: 80% (July 2014)

Graduating Class of 2013:
86.01% employed or enrolled in a full time LLM or graduate program