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 2019-20 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 $37,050 $48,588
LLM in Asian & Comparative, SID, Global Business or General $25,674 $42,273
PhD $22,644 $42,273

* 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 $940 $37,600
(40 credits required)
LLM in Taxation $850 $30,600
(36 credits required)
Masters in Jurisprudence $620 $27,900
(45 credits required)

Required UW Fees and Estimated Cost of Attendance

UW tech fee $38
Services and activities $243
U-Pass fee $84
Estimated Cost of Attendance*
Books and supplies $1,371
Room and board $16,560
Personal expenses $2,265
Transportation $1,296
SUBTOTAL $21,492

*International students are required to have health insurance.