Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

JD Financial Aid

The decision to attend law school is a substantial investment that promises many rewards. At Loyola University Chicago School of Law, we will try to do everything we can to help you secure financial support for your legal education. Financial assistance for School of Law students, up to the Cost of Attendance is available in the form of merit scholarships, fellowships, specialized scholarships, need-based scholarships, and federal loans.

  • The JD Admission and Financial Assistance Office awards all scholarships. 
  • The University Financial Aid Office processes all loan funding.

Entering JD Students

As an admitted JD student, the links below will provide you with all the information you need to navigate the financial aid and financing opportunities available. Law school students will rely on education loans as their primary, but not exclusive, source of financial aid for law school. And we encourage you to review outside scholarships for additional funding.

DACA students are eligible for admission to Loyola’s School of Law and are eligible to sit for the bar exam and apply for and obtain a license to practice law in the state of Illinois.

Returning JD Students