Cost of Attendance – Tuition & Fees


Cost of Attendance – Tuition & Fees

Cost of Attendance – Tuition & Fees

The cost of attendance for a student is an estimate of that student’s educational expenses for the period of enrollment. The cost of attendance budget is determined by reviewing each year the cost of living in the community by a student based on needs, and not wants in the following components: 1) Tuition 2) Books and Supplies 3) Room and Board 4) Transportation 5) Personal/Miscellaneous. For out-of-state students, we add non-resident fees to the components. Also, we have added a component for child care for those students who have dependent children. Documentation is required. Please visit the Office of Financial Aid.

The cost of attending Southern University Law Center (SULC) varies, depending upon a student’s enrollment. Below are estimated costs for full-time and part-time law students for the 2015-16 academic year. All awards must not exceed the cost of attendance budget.

Note: SULC adopts the Louisiana Association of Financial Aid Administrators averages and estimated cost for students in the state of Louisiana.


Southern University Law Center (SULC)

 2016-2017 Cost of Attendance Budgets (Fall/Spring)*

2015-2016 COA Table



Full-Time Fees
12 Hours and Above $ 7,478
Part-Time Day Fees
8 Hours $ 4,677
9 Hours $ 5,402
10 Hours $ 5,974
11 Hours $ 6,550
Part-Time Evening Fees
8 Hours $ 6,352
9 Hours $6,535
10 Hours $ 6,567
11 Hours $ 6,600
Out-Of-State Fee
Fee Charged In Addition To Fees Listed Above $ 5,800
Additional Fee (First Year Students Only)
LiveText Fee $ 98
Additional Fee (International Students Only)
General Fund Supplemental Fee (Full-Time Only) $ 30