JD Tuition, C​OA, Student Accounts ​& Pay Dates


Use the Tuition Calculator (select the "School of Law" tab at the top) for 'Spring 2019' or 'Summer 2019' or 'Fall 2019 or Spring 2020' tuition by semester per number of hours.

Tuition and Fees
(9-month academic year)
Texas Resident
Tuition and Fees
(9-month academic year)
2018-19 Full-Time Program $​31,000 ​$3​8,100
2018-19 Part-Time Program $​24,118 ​$​27,664
2019-​20 Full-Time Program $​31,254.40 ​$39,250.80
201​9-​20 Part-Time Program $​24,314.80 ​$​28,531.60

201​​​8-2019 J.D. Cost of Attendance (COA)

To help anticipate your expected expenses, including tuition, fees, books, technology and other miscellaneous costs, we’ve summarized the estimated cost of attendance for the nine month academic year. Learn more.

Information about eligibility for Military Veterans Benefits can be found at veterans.tamu.eduWe encourage you to begin the application and verification process as early as possible to ensure timely processing.

Students seeking financial aid for summer enrollment will need to check the “Incomplete Documents” tab in their Financial Aid portal in Howdy after Registration. Your FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) from the previous fall and spring semester must be on file in order to determine eligibility.

J.D. Cost (201​8-19 Academic Year) Full-Time* TX Resident Part-Time** TX Resident Full-Time*
Non-TX Resident
Part-Time** Non-TX Resident
Tuition and Fees
Anticipated charges for program of study and a nine (9) month academic year.
$31,000 $24,118 $38,100 $​27,664
Loan Fees
Average loan fees incurred by law students enrolled here.
$203 $203 $203 $203
Room and Board
Surveys of housing rents paid by students in Fort Worth and on federal cost of living data and based on a nine (9) month academic year.
$​20,502 $20,502 $20,502 $​20,502
Books and Supplies
Estimated bookstore charges, plus allowance for supplies, study aids, etc.
$2,800 $2,100 $2,800 $2,100
Based on historical data for an academic year.
$2,398 $2,398 $2,744 $​2,744
Personal and Miscellaneous Expenses
Based on historical data for an academic year.
$​4,141 $4,141 $4,141 $4,141
Total $61,044 $53,462 $68,490 $​57,354
Grandfathered 2017-18
Tuition and Fees $28,504 $22,396 $34,498 $25,112
Grandfathered 2016-17 and before
Tuition and Fees ​$28,000 $​22,000 $​33,668 $​24,501

*Based on full time, enrollment is 13 hrs/semester.
**Based on part time, enrollment is 11 hrs/semester.

COA determines the per student limit for total financial aid from all combined sources under federal regulations. Federal, state and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.

Student Account Information

Please go to Student Business Services > Payments for payment method information.

Installment plan information is available at https://sbs.tamu.edu/billing-payments/installment-plan/index.html.

Please go to Student Business Services Bill Payment Instructions for guides regarding:
  • Bill Payment Overview for Students
  • Make a Payment
  • Enroll in the Payment Plan
  • Add Authorized Users
  • Bill Payment Overview for Authorized Users

Student Account Due Dates

Spring 2019

Visit the Student Business Services Important Dates page.

Statements for Spring 2019 will be available online beginning​ January 4, 201​9.

Spring 2019 Payment in Full Due Date

  • If you choose to pay your tuition and fees in full:
    • Tuition and fees due in full by 5:00 p.m. on January 25, 2019

Spring 2019 Installment Due Dates

  • If you enroll in the installment plan:
    • 1st payment due by 5:00 p.m. on January 25, 2019
    • 2nd payment due by 5:00 p.m. on February 22, 2019
    • ​3rd payment due by 5:00 p.m. on March 22, 2019
    • ​4th payment due by 5:00 p.m. on April 12, 2019

Installment Plans can be added through 5:00 p.m. on February 6, 2019.

Access your statement through the Howdy Portal and pay online!