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Financial Aid

​​​​​​​Financing Your Legal Education 

To ensure that your financial aid application is reviewed, please complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. The FAFSA code for DePaul University College of Law is 001671. 

Federal student loan information is available at, and DePaul University’s Financial Aid Office provides information on types of aid, how to receive aid, maintaining eligibility, managing costs and repaying loans.  ​

The University’s Financial Aid Office also provides a resource section for prospective, incoming and current students, as well as the following guides*: 

The Student Financial Accounts website provides information on payment plans to help you manage your financial obligations, as well as the options for making tuition payments.   

The College of Law also is committed to ensuring that all current students have access to information and resources that will assist them in managing their finances throughout their law school career.  Please visit the Financial Resources​ page for more information. ​

Financial Aid Counseling 

If you are a first-time federal loan borrower, you are required to complete an Entrance Counseling session at 

If you have received a Federal Direct Loan or Federal Perkins Loan and have applied for graduation; are leaving DePaul University, either permanently or for a period of time; or are enrolled less than half time, either permanently or for a period of time, you are required to complete personalized Exit Counseling session with the appropriate program(s). 

Financial Aid Contacts 

The University has partnered with Student Connections to make the repayment process easier for you.  Please contact them with any loan repayment questions.

If you have additional questions about financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid Office at DePaul Central or the College of Law’s financial aid counselor, Alex Nguyen, at

Lincoln Park: Schmitt Academic Center, 101  
Loop: DePaul Center, Suite 101
(312) 362-8610

*Cost of attendance is based on the previous year until actual tuition is approved by the University Board of Trustees each February.