Tuition, per credit hour – $1,065
The J.D. degree requires 90 hours of course credit. Full-time students generally enroll in 15 credit hours per semester, and those students pursuing the part-time option generally enroll in 9-11 credit hours per semester.
Law General Fee, per credit hour – $150
General University Fee – This is paid by all law students at Oklahoma City University. It provides general budget funding for a variety of services, including campus technology, wellness facilities, safety, crisis preparedness, career services, health services, personal counseling, and student publications.
Parking and Security Fee, per year – $150
This fee is charged to students, faculty, and staff who wish to park their motor vehicles on campus. All students, faculty, and staff who park motor vehicles on campus must pay the parking fee and display a university parking permit on their vehicle at all times.
Student Bar Association (Fall & Spring dues) – $125
This fee provides financial support for law student organization activities, student travel to conferences and competitions, and membership at a local fitness facility.
Academic Success Fee, per credit hour – $30
This fee provides access for all law students to supplementary study aids during and after law school and funds enrollment in a bar preparatory course.
Installment Plan Fee, per semester – $50
This charge is assessed for the payment plan that allows students to make four interest-free payments during the course of the semester.
Installment Finance Fee – $100
This fee is a one-time charge per semester on any remaining balance after the first day of class, less any anticipated financial aid on the account. This fee will be waived if payment is received by the first payment date. An account with an unpaid balance at the end of the term will be subject to a finance fee of 2.67%.
International Services Fee, per semester – $175
International students will be assessed a fee to cover the special costs of providing personnel and facilities for immigration information and processing of documentation.
Health Insurance, Fall semester ($919) Spring semester ($1272)
Oklahoma City University requires all students to have health insurance. This requirement may be satisfied either by purchasing the OCU Student Health Insurance Plan or by providing proof of a family/individual plan that provides health insurance comparable to the OCU Student Health Insurance Plan. Qualified family and individual plans must remain in effect throughout the student’s enrollment at OCU.
Application Fee – $50
This fee accompanies a student’s application for admission to Oklahoma City University. Fee waivers are available by calling the OCU Law Admissions Office.
Comprehensive Records Fee – $325
A fee charged one time per degree earned at Oklahoma City University at the time of enrollment. This fee covers a wide range of individual costs, including add/drop of classes, transcripts, and the provision of online student payment systems and statements.
Fees for Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.)
Tuition, including a general university fee, is $1,180 per credit hour. There is also a Student Bar Association fee of $125 each semester.
Additional costs include books, school supplies, housing, meals, medical insurance and uncovered medical costs, visa fees, SEVIS fees, and spending money. These additional costs are estimated to be $20,510 per academic year.
Upon admission, international students will be asked to provide a Financial Certification documenting sufficient funds to cover the costs of attendance for one academic year. Payment of tuition and fees for both semesters of the LL.M. program must be made prior to the start of the student’s first semester.