J.D. Tuition & Fees

2020-2021 Tuition and Fees  - J.D. Program

Nevada resident tuition, full-time (12 or more credit hours): $25,900/year (exclusive of summer)
Nevada resident tuition, part-time (11 or fewer credit hours): $926/credit hour
Non-resident tuition, full-time (12 or more credit hours): $37,800/year (exclusive of summer)
Non-resident tuition, part-time (11 or fewer credit hours): $1,350/credit hour

In addition to tuition, law students will be charged the following fees each semester:

Graduate student association fee: $25
International Education fee: $2
Law student activity fee: $9/credit hour
Rebel recycling fee: $1
Student health service fee: $93
Mental health fee: $25
Student life facilities fee: $223
Technology fee: $8/credit hour
iNtegrate fee: $3/credit hour
International student fee: $145/semester for all students with F-1 or J-1 visa status
*Health Insurance fee: $1,146.00 (Fall), $1,662.00 (Spring/Summer), $2,808.00 (Annual)

* It is possible to waive the mandatory health insurance fee. Please read more about health insurance and the process of applying for a waiver here: https://www.unlv.edu/studentwellness/health-center/health-insurance

Estimated Costs of Attendance
The estimated cost of attendance (COA) for the academic year (fall and spring semesters) will vary according to a student’s enrollment status. The estimated COA (excluding tuition and fees) for resident students living off-campus during the 2020-2021 academic year is $25,524.

Refund Policy
In the event a student withdraws from the law program, a tuition refund for the semester in which the student withdraws will be issued according to the following schedule:

Withdrawal prior to or during the first week of classes: 100% tuition refund
Withdrawal after the first week of classes and before the seventh week of classes: 50% refund
Withdrawal after the seventh week of classes: None

Federal financial aid recipients are subject to a “Return to Title IV” and, as such, may owe UNLV for unpaid tuition and fees. Contact Student Financial Services for details.

Acceptance Deposit
Applicants offered admission to the law school are required to submit a $1000 non-refundable deposit which is credited toward tuition upon registration.