J.D. Tuition

Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 - Summer 2021 

2020-2021 Academic Year

 

Ohio Resident

Non-Ohio Resident

Tuition*

$26,669.40

$26,799.40**

General Fee

$1,440.40

$1,440.40

Technology Fee

$169.00

$169.00

Total

$28,308.80

$28,408.80**

*Full-time tuition is based on 13 credit hours and above
 
**State law requires non-resident JD students pay a surcharge on the instructional fee component of tuition
 
*RTA U-Pass Fee (required for all semesters) $40.00 fee assessed if enrolled in 1 or more credit hours on CSU's main campus; Athletic Fee: $3 per credit hour, if enrolled in 9+ credit hours
 

Part-Time Student Per Credit Hour Cost

Ohio Resident Non-Resident
$1,088.80* $1,092.65*/**

Allocation of Fees

  Ohio Resident Non-Resident
Instructional Fee $1,026.90 $1,092.65
General Fee $55.40 $55.40
Technology Fee $6.50 $6.50
Total cost of 1 credit hour
$1,088.80*
$1,092.65*/**
*RTA U-Pass Fee (required for all semesters) $40.00 fee assessed if enrolled in 1 or more credit hours on CSU's main campus; Athletic Fee: $3 per credit hour, if enrolled in 9+ credit hours
**State law requires non-resident JD students pay a surcharge on the instructional fee component of tuition
 

Living Expenses 
to help you budget and to determine Cost of Attendance

Law Student (13-18 credit hours) Full-Year One Semester
Room & Board $15,000 $7,500
Books & Supplies $1,500 $750
Transportation $1,770 $885
Personal & Miscellaneous $1,700 $850
Loan Fees $502 $251
TOTAL $20,472 $10,236

cost of attendance (coa) = tuition + living expenses

COA is the maximum you are eligible to borrow in student enducational loans. At CSU C|M|LAW that is a bit over $48,000 a year for full-time JD candidates. Part-time students are closer to $40,000 a year, depending on number of credit hours.


Government vs. Private loans for law school

Make sure you are informed about the benefits and negatives of each type of loan. Compare here.

 

Questions? Please contact our Office of Admission.

Phone: 216.687.2304 or 866.687.2340 (toll free)

Email: law.admissionsnull@csuohio.nulledu

 

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