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School of Law
1045 W. Maple St.
Robert A. Leflar Law Center
Waterman Hall
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: (479) 575-5601

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Costs & Financial Aid

The University of Arkansas School of Law’s tuition and financial aid packages are designed to help make the cost of pursuing a law school education reasonable regardless of a student’s financial circumstances.

Tuition

Educational expenses for the J.D. program will vary according to each student’s course of study and personal needs. Financial obligations to the University of Arkansas must be satisfied by the established deadlines. Payment may be made at the cashier’s office in Silas H. Hunt Hall by cash, personal check, money order, certified check, or specified credit cards.

Summary of Costs for 2014-15 J.D. Law Students

See this page for information on costs for the LL.M. program.

Estimated Tuition and Fees per Semester

Costs are based on 15 credit hours per semester

Arkansas Resident Law Student

Tuition
$6,508.80
Facilities Fee
$150.00
Health Fee
$108.75
Library Fee
$37.50
Media Fee
$10.35
Network & Data Systems Fee
$126.60
Student Activity Fee
$39.60
Transit Fee
$39.75
The School of Law
$232.50
Estimated Tuition and Fees
$7,253.85

Non-Resident Law Student

Tuition
$14,268.90
Facilities Fee
$150.00
Health Fee
$108.75
Library Fee
$37.50
Media Fee
$10.35
Network & Data Systems Fee
$126.60
Student Activity Fee
$39.60
Transit Fee
$39.75
The School of Law
$232.50
Estimated Tuition and Fees
$15,013.95

International Law Student

Tuition
$14,268.90
Facilities Fee
$150.00
Health Fee
$108.75
Library Fee
$37.50
Media Fee
$10.35
Network & Data Systems Fee
$126.60
Student Activity Fee
$39.60
Transit Fee
$39.75
The School of Law
$232.50
International Student Service Fee
$87.00
International Student Health Insurance Fee
$798.00*
Estimated Tuition and Fees
$15,898.95

* International students are assessed a health insurance charge of $798 in the fall, and $1102 for the combined spring & summer terms.

Any distance or online course will be assessed an addtional $25.00.

Visit the UA Treasurer’s page to estimate you tuition and fees →

Refunds

A student withdrawing from the University may be entitled to a full or partial refund of tuition and fees. The UA Treasurer’s website contains the details and schedule for refunds.

Housing

Living in University Housing costs about $4,609.00 per semester for the 2013-14 academic year.

Off-Campus Housing

The cost of living off-campus in an apartment can vary greatly depending on type of accommodations, roommates, and other factors.

The University of Arkansas has an off-campus housing department with resources that allow you to search for housing, compare prices, determine proximity to campus, and get help in finding used furniture. You can also find information on roommates, utilities, landlord contracts, etc. To use the site you will first need to sign up for a guest account.

Financial Aid

A financial aid package can be prepared for eligible students from several funding sources. Awards are made through the Office of Financial Aid. Some student scholarships are administered by the associate dean for students at the School of Law.

More financial aid information can be found by contacting:

Office of Financial Aid
University of Arkansas
Silas H. Hunt Hall, Room 114
Fayetteville, AR 72701
finaid.uark.edu

The University of Arkansas is an approved institution for the training of veterans and veterans’ beneficiaries. Those who may be eligible for VA education and training benefits should contact the UA Veterans Resource and Information Center for further assistance.

School of Law

1045 W. Maple St.
Robert A. Leflar Law Center
Waterman Hall
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: (479) 575-5601

Law School Directory

University of Arkansas School of Law