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California Western School of Law
Cost of Attendance, 2020-21

JD Students

Regular Division
(12-17 units per trimester,
8 month academic year)

Part-Time Division
(8-11 units per trimester,
8 month academic year)

Tuition [1]
$56,080
$41,840
Activity Fee
150
150
Books
1,480
1,480
Supplies
150
150
Room & Board [2]
17,120
17,120
Transportation
3,344
3,344
Miscellaneous (incl. loan fees) [3]
4,046
4,046
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TOTAL
$82,370
$68,130



LLM & MCL Students


LLM Comparative Law
Master of Comparative Law
(8 month academic year)

Maestría en Litigación Oral
(Año académico de 12 meses)

Tuition [1]
$31,800
$9,950
Activity Fee
150
80
Books
1,480
-
Supplies
 
150
225
Room & Board [2]
17,120
9,802
Transportation
3,344
4,150
Miscellaneous (incl. loan fees) [3]
4,046
4,512

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TOTAL
$58,090
$28,719

[1] Students taking fewer units per term than the numbers listed will have their tuition charged according to the Business Office's per-unit policies, which are found in the Business Office policies and procedures.

[2] Applies to students not living with parents or relatives.  Students living with parents or relatives have a Room & Board budget of $5,000 per 8-month academic year.  Students who receive military housing assistance or who live on a military base will be assigned a Room & Board budget of $2,800 (Board only).

[3] Assumes student applies for and is awarded a Federal Graduate PLUS Loan.  Without a Graduate PLUS and its associated loan fees, the Miscellaneous budget is reduced by $1,232 (reduced by $564 for Maestria students).

In certain circumstances, students may be able to increase their student budgets for allowable education-related costs.