Cost of Attendance Tables - Capital University Law School

Cost of Attendance Tables

  • Tuition at Capital University Law School is assessed on a strict per credit hour basis. The tuition rate for the 2022-2023 academic year is $1,415 per credit hour.

    The Cost of Attendance tables below contain estimated tuition costs for each program. Please see the curriculum for your program for specific course information: http://law.capital.edu/JD_Required_Curriculum/.

    Your actual tuition charges will depend on the number of credit hours for which you register. Any changes to your registration during the semester will result in a billing adjustment and adjustments to your total cost of attendance.

    Please review the tuition refund and Financial Aid – Title IV Refund policies for specific information on adjustments: http://www.capital.edu/Refund-Process/.


    Incoming Students 

    FULL-TIME NEW    PART-TIME DAY NEW 
    Fall 2022 / Spring 2023      Fall 2022 / Spring 2023  
    Total Estimated credit hours: 29    Total Estimated credit hours: 22* 
    Tuition $41,035    Tuition  $31,130 
    Technology Fee $240    Technology Fee $240 
    Health & Wellness Fee  $110    Total Tuition and Fees  $31,370 
    Total Tuition and Fees  $41,385       
          Books/Supplies      $1,050 
    Books/Supplies   $1,560    Living Expenses                                            $19,080 
    Living Expenses $19,080    2022-23 Budget (Cost of Attendance)       $51,500 
    2022-23 Budget (Cost of Attendance)  $62,025       
     
     
    PART-TIME EVENING NEW  
    Fall 2022 / Spring 2023 / Summer 2023** 
    Total Estimated credit hours: 26  
    Tuition $36,790
    Technology Fee $240 
    Total Tuition and Fees  $37,030 
       
    Books/Supplies $1,575 
    Living Expenses $25,440 
    ***Total First Year Cost of Attendance   $64,045 


    *Please note that part-time day students take between 8-12 hours each semester. This estimate is based on 11 hours in the fall and 11 hours in the spring. Actual tuition charges will vary based on registered hours per semester.
    **First-Year Evening Students are required to take 4 credit hours in their first summer term.
    ***The 2022-2023 Financial Aid award year includes your Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 costs only.  Although tuition rates will not change during the summer term, summer credit hours will be included in the 2023-2024 Financial Aid award year. 

    BOOKS - First-Year Students: Incoming students should budget in advance for purchasing books. First assignments are distributed prior to the start of the semester; however, financial aid is not disbursed to accounts, and credit refunds are not available until the first week of classes. The book allotment is based on the average costs of books for required texts. Supplemental readings and materials are not included in the total cost of attendance.


    Returning Students


    FULL-TIME Returning 
    Fall 2022 / Spring 2023
    Total Estimated credit hours: 28 
    Tuition $38,276 
    Health & Wellness Fee $110 
    Technology Fee $200 
    Total Tuition and Fees  $38,586 
       
    Books/Supplies   $1,548  
    Living Expenses $19,080 
    2022-23 Budget (Cost of Attendance)  $59,214  

     
    PART-TIME Day & Evening Returning 
    Fall 2022 / Spring 2023 
    Total Estimated credit hours: 22  
    Tuition  $30,074 
    Technology Fee     $200 
    Total Tuition and Fees    $30,274 
       
    Books/Supplies $1,030  
    Living Expenses $19,080 
    2022-23 Budget (Cost of Attendance)  $50,384 
     
    Room/Board/Personal Expenses: After loan fees, the 9-month living expenses come to a monthly allowance of approximately $2,110. While each student's personal expenses will vary, the living expense is the same for all students and is the maximum amount of financial aid that may be disbursed by the university. If you plan to fund your living expenses solely with financial aid, you must plan and maintain a personal budget within your living allowance.