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California Western School of Law
Cost of Attendance, 2015-16
(per 8-month academic year)


J.D. Students

Regular Division
(10-17 Units)
Part-Time Division
(8-11 Units)
Tuition [1]
$47160
$32960
Activity Fee
100
100
Books
1250
1250
Supplies
150
100
Room & Board [2]
14320
14320
Transportation
3480
3480
Miscellaneous
(incl. loan fees) [3]
4592
4592
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TOTAL
$71052
$56852




LL.M. & M.C.L. Students

LL.M. Trial Advocacy LL.M. Comparative Law
Master of Comparative Law
Tuition [1]
$27670
$27670
Activity Fee
100
100
Books
625
1250
Supplies
150
150
Room & Board [2]
14320
14320
Transportation
3480
3480
Miscellaneous
(incl. loan fees) [3]
5217
4592
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TOTAL
$51562
$51562

 

[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 (q.v.).

[2] Applies to students not living with parents or relatives.  Students living with parents or relatives have a Room & Board budget of $4800 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 $2800 (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 $1180.

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