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ABA Required Disclosures

ABA Standard 509 Information Report 2019

Bar Passage Outcomes

ABA Employment Summary Report - Class of 2019 

ABA Employment Summary Report - Class of 2018

ABA Employment Summary Report - Class of 2017

ABA Employment Summary Report - Class of 2016

 

The Basics

Type of School: Private
Term: Semester
Application Deadline: June 1, 2021
Application Fee: $50
Can first-year law students start in the spring or summer? No
Does Belmont offer housing for law students? No

 

Bar Passage Rates (July 2019)

Jurisdiction Takers Passers Pass% State% Diff%
Tennessee 71 69 97.18 80 17.8
Alabama 1 1 100
California 1 0 0
Kentucky 2 2 100
Ohio 1 1 100
New Jersey 1 1 100
New York 1 1 100
Texas 2 2 100
Wisconsin 1 1 100

 

Bar Passage Rates (July 2018)

First Time Takers 77 Reporting: 98.7%
Jurisdiction Takers Passers Pass% State% Diff%
Tennessee 73 69 94.5 76.8 17.7
California 2 2 100
Georgia 1 1 100
Minnesota 1 1 100

 

Bar Passage Rates (July 2017)

First Time Takers 74 Reporting: 95%
Jurisdiction Takers Passers Pass% State% Diff%
Tennessee 67 62 92.5 78.5 14
Florida 2 2 100
California 1 1 100
Indiana 1 1 100
Kentucky 1 1 100
South Dakota 1 1 100
Wisconsin 1 1 100

 

Tuition & Fees (Academic Year 2020-2021)

Tuition for Resident & Non-Resident Students: $46,880*
Consolidated Graduate Student Fee  $1,120*
Course Fee  $720*

*Figure is subject to change.

  

Cost of Attendance (Academic Year 2020-2021)

Books & Supplies: $3,000
Loan Origination Fee: $1,100
Personal Expenses: $2,700
Rent/Housing: $15,360
Tuition & Fees: $48,000
Transportation: $3,665
Total Budget: $73,825*

*This amount is used for Federal loan purposes. 

 

Financial Aid 

Information regarding financial aid.

For more information regarding Veteran Benefits, please contact Belmont's VA Education Counselor. 

 

Tuition & Fee Refund Schedule

Within first week of classes: 100% refund of tuition
Within second week of classes: 80% refund of tuition
Within third week of classes: 60% refund of tuition
Within fourth week of classes: 40% refund of tuition
Within fifth week of classes: 20% refund of tuition
After fifth week: no refund

 

Admission to the Bar

In addition to a bar examination, there are character, fitness, and other qualifications for admission to the bar in every U.S. jurisdiction. Applicants are encouraged to determine the requirements for any jurisdiction in which they intend to seek admission by contacting the jurisdiction. Addresses for all relevant agencies are available through the National Conference of Bar Examiners.

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Student Handbook 2019-2020