Wayne State University

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Tuition and Fees

NOTICE: Tuition rates are posted on the WSU Registrar Web page.

JD and LLM Programs
Fall 2016

Resident Tuition: $955.77 per credit hour
Non-resident Tuition: $1,048.52 per credit hour
Registration Fee: $285.86 per semester
Student Service Fee: $49.40 per credit hour

Example: (JD Year 1 and LL.M. per credit hour rates)

Per Semester Charge Resident Non-Resident
15 law credits $15,363.41 $16,754.66
14 law credits $14,358.24 $15,656.74
  8 law credits $  8,327.22 $  9,069.22

Note: Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice by action of the Board of Governors. Every effort is made to give as much advance notice as possible.

Resident tuition is available to Michigan residents and those who qualify for the University's Good Neighbor Program, including residents of Ontario or the contiguous counties of Ohio (Fulton, Lucas, Ottawa, and Williams Counties). For information about the Good Neighbor Program, please contact the Director of Admissions at (313) 577-3937.

Paying Your Tuition

To avoid a late payment fee, financial aid recipients must pay any difference between their awards and their tuition assessment by the end of the first week of classes. Students who do not make the required payment will have a HOLD placed on their records.