RWU Law offers a joint JD and master’s degree in marine affairs with the University of Rhode Island. Only 3 law schools in the U.S. offer such a joint degree.
Tuition and Fees
2014-2015 Academic Year
New Incoming Class Fall 2014
$16,896/semester ($33,792 for fall and spring tuition)
This rate applies for students enrolled in 12-18 credits during Fall and Spring semesters. Students enrolling in fewer than 12 credits will be charged on a per credit basis at $1126 per credit. This tuition rate is frozen at the 2014/2015 rate for three years of continuous full time enrollment.
All returning students have the option of electing the alternative tuition rate (Option B) instead of the returning rate (Option A). Students are encouraged to consult with the Financial Aid Office to discuss the available options.
- Option A: $1,380/credit hour ($41,400 for 30 credits)
This is the established, default per credit tuition rate for returning students. The rate will be frozen at the 2013-2014 tuition rate. All students remaining with Option A will continue to receive their previously awarded scholarships in accordance with their scholarship award letters.
- Option B: $1,126.40/credit hour ($33,792 for 30 credits)
All returning students have the option of electing the alternative tuition rate (Option B) instead of the returning rate, but in doing so agree to forfeit any scholarship awards.
Student fee $190/semester
Recreation Center Fee $175/semester
Graduation Fee $250/one time charge (Fall of graduation year)
Accident and Health Insurance (Optional) $1189/per year
Parking Permit $160/year
Official Transcript $5 per copy
Transfer Package $30 per package
Late Payment fee $270
Return Check Fee $30 each occurrence
Lost Key Charge $25 per key
Student ID Replacement $25