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 2018-19 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 $35,988 $47,190
LLM in Asian & Comparative, SID, Global Business or General $24,942 $41,058
PhD $22,002 $41,058

* 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 $910 $36,400
(40 credits required)
LLM in Taxation $810 $29,160
(36 credits required)
Masters in Jurisprudence $590 $26,550
(45 credits required)

Required UW Fees and Estimated Cost of Attendance

UW tech fee $38
Services and activities $136
U-Pass fee $84
Estimated Cost of Attendance*
Books and supplies $1,371
Room and board $15,936
Personal expenses $2,265
Transportation $1,296
SUBTOTAL $20,868

*International students are required to have health insurance and therefore should add $1,240 to the above