McGeorge School of Law

LLM & JSD Program Tuition & Fees

LLM students taking Oath

The cost of attendance below is an estimate and reflects a budget that includes both direct and non-direct costs for a nine (9)-month academic year.

LLM Tuition & Costs — 2019-2020 Academic Year ($1,337 per unit)

Item Fall Spring Total
LLM Program1 $16,044 $16,044 $32,088
Student Government Fee $50 $50 $100
Health Insurance2 $1,671 $1,671 $3,342
Wellness Center Fee3 $165 $165 $330
Academic Year Totals $17,930 $17,930 $35,860
Estimated Additional Expenses (actual cost will vary by student):
Books & Supplies $850 $850 $1,700
Personal $6,570 $6,570 $13,140
Transportation $1,260 $1,260 $2,520

1 Tuition is contingent upon units taken each semester.
2 Health Insurance is mandatory for students enrolled in six (6) or more units. Students not attending on an F-1 Student Visa may opt out of the Pacific Student Health Insurance Plan by completing an online waiver, and providing acceptable proof of comparable health coverage by the announced deadline. More information can be found here.
3 Wellness Center Fee is $165/semester for students taking 9+ units and $90/semester for students taking less than 8.5 units.

 

JSD Residency Tuition & Costs — 2019-2020 Academic Year ($1,337 per unit)

Item Fall Spring Total
JSD Residency4 $8,022 $8,022 $16,044
Student Government Fee $50 $50 $100
Health Insurance5 $1,671 $1,671 $3,342
Wellness Center Fee6 $90 $90 $180
Academic Year Totals $9,833 $9,833 $19,666
Estimated Additional Expenses (actual cost will vary by student):
Books & Supplies $425 $425 $850
Personal $6,570 $6,570 $13,140

Tuition is contingent upon units taken each semester.
5 Health Insurance is mandatory for students enrolled in six (6) or more units. Students not attending on an F-1 Student Visa may opt out of the Pacific Student Health Insurance Plan by completing an online waiver, and providing acceptable proof of comparable health coverage by the announced deadline. More information can be found here.
6 Wellness Center Fee is $165/semester for students taking 9+ units and $90/semester for students taking less than 8.5 units.

JSD Candidacy Tuition — 2019-2020 Academic Year ($1,337 per unit)

Item Fall Spring Total
JSD Candidacy $2,674 $2,674 $5,348
Wellness Center Fee7 $90 $90 $180
Academic Year Total  $2,764   $2,764 $5,528

Wellness Center Fee is $165/semester for students taking 9+ units and $90/semester for students taking less than 8.5 units.

Deposit

To hold a place in the class, accepted LLM and JSD applicants are required to pay a $250 deposit. A place in the program is only guaranteed once the deposit is made. Deposits can be paid by credit card online using our Seat Deposit form. The $250 deposit will be credited toward the first semester tuition.

Please note that we cannot start working on your visa paperwork until the deposit has been made.

Questions?

Email | 916.739.7353 or 916.739.7019