Loyola University Chicago

School of Social Work

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition for graduate courses in the School of Social Work is $978 per credit hour.

Approximately 5-10% of admitted students are awarded a scholarship and the average award totals $3,000/semester for two semesters.

The MSW program automatically considers all admitted students for merit-based scholarships at the time of application, pending available funding. Scholarship notifications begin after our priority scholarship deadline.

Start Term Priority Scholarship Deadline
Summer March 1st
Fall March 1st
Spring October 1st

A complete list of School of Social Work scholarships as well as a number of external scholarship opportunities can be found here.

The School of Social Work also offers graduate assistantship positions each academic year. Graduate assistantship positions are part-time paid positions for work done with a School of Social Work faculty or staff member. Generally vacant positions are posted on RamblerLink in April for the upcoming academic year. All admitted students are notified when graduate assistantship positions are posted and open for applications. 

For more information on tuition and fees, please visit the Office of the Bursar's website. For information on Financial Aid, see the Financial Aid Office's website.