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Tuition

Tuition for Academic Year 2017-2018

  • First-Year JD Full-Time Program Package: $46,780
  • First-Year JD Part-Time Program: $30,400
  • JD and LLM Per Credit Hour: $1,530
  • MJ Per Credit Hour: $1,100

General Fees per Semester*

  • Law Journals: $25
  • Law Activity Fee: $20
  • Loan Repayment Assistance Program: $10
  • VENTRA U-Pass: $145
  • Late Tuition Payment: $100
  • Service Fee for Returned Check: $25
  • Athletic: $25
*Please note that only students registered for at least 9 hours are eligible for the VENTRA U-Pass. MJ students do not pay fees for the law journals, Student Bar Association and Loan Repayment Assistance Program.

Estimated Cost of Attendance for Full-Time Students

When budgeting for law school, take into account the following estimated expenses*:

Tuition for the Full-time Day Program $46,780
Estimated fees $446
Estimated loan origination fees $1,140
Estimated cost of books and supplies $1,480
Estimated living expenses $19,732
TOTAL $69,578
*The expenses listed are estimates and may vary from student to student. Loan origination fees are not payable to DePaul; they are charged by the Department of Education upon disbursement.

Estimated Cost of Attendance for Part-Time Students

When budgeting for law school, take into account the following expenses*:

Tuition for the Part-Time Program $30,400
Estimated fees $446
Estimated loan origination fees $1,140
Estimated cost of books and supplies $888
Estimated living expenses $19,732
TOTAL $52,606
*The expenses listed are estimates and may vary from student to student. Loan origination fees are not payable to DePaul; they are charged by the Department of Education upon disbursement.