Loyola University Chicago

Civitas ChildLaw Center

School of Law

Tuition and Fees

Loyola's Office of Student Financial Assistance is committed to helping students secure the necessary financial resources to make their legal education at Loyola affordable.

Tuition and Fees
Tuition and fees for this program are set by the Office of the Bursar. Tuition is set per credit hour as indicated on the School of Law's tuition page. Fees do not include the cost of textbooks. Additional expenses for the online certificate include a headset, wired internet access, and cost of travel to attend an in-person weekend intensive seminar in Restorative Justice.

Current fees for the certificate program are $1,361.00 per credit hour with the total cost of the program $10,888.00. Please always refer to the Office of the Bursar for the most current rate of Tuition and fees.

Cohort Scholarship
Students attending this program in a cohort will receive a tuition scholarship.  The cohort scholarship would reduce the tuition by about 30% to $949 per credit or $7592 for the entire certificate program.  This scholarship is available to cohorts of 2 or more enrolled students employed by the same institution (e.g., school, district, charter network, etc.) who register to begin in the same semester or during the same school year if arranged prior to beginning the program.

The Office of the Bursar handles all billing and payment. The Bursar’s website details billing procedures and payment plans available to students. 

Financial Aid
Loyola’s Financial Aid Office provides information on the types of financial assistance available to students. Answers to many questions about graduate financial aid can be found on the Financial Aid website.  Please note that you must be enrolled in a minimum of four credits per term to be eligible for financial aid

Withdrawal Policy  
For all Loyola courses and across all degree programs, withdrawing from courses after the start of a term may incur charges. Students should consult the Office of the Bursar’s Withdrawal Policy and the official withdrawal schedule for each term for further information.