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Law School annual tuition and fees

(JD, LLM, Certificate, Audit, and Non-Degree courses)

2014-2015 (fall and spring combined)

Total $24,340/$14,947 $24,440/$15,047
  Ohio Resident
Tuition $21,376/$12,826 $21,376/$12,826
Fees $2,964/$2,121 $3,064/$2,221

* Full-time enrollment assumes 30 credit hours in the first year (14 in the fall semester and 16 in the spring semester). Part-time enrollment assumes 18 credit hours in the first year (7 in the fall semester and 11 in the spring semester).

** Non-resident students pay the same tuition as resident students plus a $100 annual non-resident surcharge. This surcharge is waived for students who become Ohio residents. Students are typically able to become Ohio residents after one year of Ohio residency. See www.uakron.edu/registrar/residency/ for details.

Summer 2015***

Total $2,541 $4,943
Three hoursSix hours
Tuition $2,136 $4,275
Fees $405 $668

*** Summer classes are optional, but are strongly recommended for part-time students wishing to complete law school in four years. 88 credit hours are required for graduation.

Note that tuition has been frozen for the 2013 and 2014 entering classes. This means that tuition is guaranteed not to increase from orientation through graduation for students entering the JD program in 2013 and 2014.

Estimated living expenses

Total $16,524 $5,675
Room and Board $11,524 $3841
Books and Supplies $1,000 $500
Transportation $1,000 $334
Personal Expenses $3,000 $1,000

Per-unit tuition and fee rates

Tuition $712.53
Course Fee (Per Course) $110
Orientation Fee (New Students Only) $180
General Service Fee (Per Hour, $189.72 max.) $15.81
Administrative Fee (Per Semester) $12
Technology Fee (Per Hour) $16.25
Facilities Fee (Per Hour, $222.60 max.) $18.55
Transportation Fee (Fall and Spring) $170
Transportation Fee (Summer) $130
Nonresident Surcharge (Fall and Spring) $50