Loyola University Chicago

Civitas ChildLaw Center

School of Law

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and fees are payable each semester. Payment is due no later than the first day of class for each semester. Late payments will be charged a late fee.

Tuition and Fees 2015-2016 academic year

Tuition $ 1301.00* per credit hour (Fall 2015 - Spring 2016)
Term Payment Plan Fee $ 45.00
Late Registration Fee $ 50.00
Late Payment Fee: 1.5% monthly

*Tuition rates change each fiscal year.  Please refer to the Office of the Bursar for the most current tuition rates.

Additional Estimated Expenses

The tuition and fees do not include the student's own cost for textbooks, computer equipment, Personal Digital Certificate, and an online provider to access the curriculum. These costs are estimated as follows:

  • Textbooks and materials: $300 per year
  • Computer equipment: $1000 (only if the student does not already own a computer)
  • Internet Service Provider: $29.95 per month (only if the student does not already have a plan
  • Microsoft Word: Market Price/ Student rate of $70
  • Headset with built-in microphone is required: $25.00 and up (recommended Logitechbrand)
  • Travel/Lodging for Education Immersion/Thesis Presentation/Graduation: $500

Tuition Due Dates and Payment Plans

Please contact the Office of the Bursar for tuition payment due dates and policies and tuition payment plans that allow you to pay as you go. The annual payment plan is not an option for this program. Click here for more information on these policies. Withdrawing from courses after the semester begins may incur tuition charges. Please review the withdrawal calendarfor the applicable school year.

Financial Aid

There are a number of government and private loan programs available to student in the online M.J. program. Please visit Loyola's Office of Student Assistance for more information.