Cost of Attendance

Mercer Law School is committed to helping students receive the quality legal education we provide by working with students to obtain the financial assistance they need. In addition to being one of the most affordable private law schools in the nation, our tuition has only increased by 1.9% in the past six years. Currently, more than 97% of students receive financial assistance in the form of scholarships, loans, and work study.

Tuition and Fees for the 2017-18 academic year will be $37,962.

The total Cost of Attendance is $59,386. The Cost of Attendance is calculated by adding the tuition and fees of $37,962 and the optional living expense allowance of $21,424.

You may receive up to the maximum Cost of Attendance through various types of financial aid including scholarships, loans, and work-study. All costs are calculated on a 9-month academic calendar.

The Cost of Attendance calculation for the 2017-18 academic year is as follows:

Tuition: $37,662
Fees: $300
Total Tuition/Fees: $37,962

Living Allowance:

  • Rent ($660/month) = $5,940
  • Utilities ($350/month) = $3,150
  • Food ($300/month) = $2,700
  • Transportation ($275/month) = $2,475
  • Personal ($200/month) = $1,800

The living expense budget also includes the following annual costs:

  • Books $1,482
  • Health Insurance $2,069
  • Loan fees $1,808

Total Living Allowance: $21,424

Final Cost of Attendacne: $59,386


Information regarding refunds can be found in the student handbook.