Tuition and Fees

UW Law remains one of the most affordable institutions of higher learning among law schools. The tuition and fees below are for the 2020-21 academic year.

Annual tuition and fees for JD, PhD and LLM in Asian & Comparative, Global Business, SID and General Law

TUITION AND UW FEES* Resident Nonresident
JD - 1L $38,868 $50,271
LLM in Asian & Comparative, SID, Global Business or General $26,679 $43,941
PhD $23,526 $43,941

* Based on 3 quarters, average 40-45 credits. For more detailed information on tuition and fees for these programs, please visit the Office of Planning & Budgeting.

Annual tuition and fees for Masters in Jurisprudence and LLM in Health, Intellectual Property and Tax

TUITION Per Credit Annual
LLM in Health or Intellectual Property $980 $39,200
(40 credits required)
LLM in Taxation $885 $31,860
(36 credits required)
Masters in Jurisprudence $650 $29,250
(45 credits required)

Required UW Fees and Estimated Cost of Attendance

REQUIRED UW FEES PER QUARTER*
Facilities fee $70
IMA fee $32
Services and activities $146
Technology fee $38
U-Pass fee $86
Estimated Cost of Attendance*
Books and supplies $1,371
Room and board $17,316
Personal expenses $2,316
Transportation $1,326
SUBTOTAL $22,329

*International students are required to have health insurance.