Financial Aid

Welcome! Our office is located in Suite 226 of the Law Building. You can reach us by phone, email, walk-in, or appointment. Our appointment and walk-in hours are Monday – Thursday from 10am – 4pm. Starting June 3rd until August 2nd, our appointment and walk-in hours will be Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 10 am – 4 pm. Our Zoom office hours will resume in the Fall semester. We are closed each day for lunch between 12 – 1pm. If you need to reach us when we’re not in, please leave a voicemail or email



Requesting Additional Loans? Please accept any additional loans for the current 2023-2024 academic year by Monday April 29th, 2024 @ 9am PST to ensure enough time for processing. If you are in need of accepting additional loans after this date, please contact the Berkeley Law Financial Aid Office to discuss availability. **Any loans accepted after this date may not disburse before the end of the semester.

Need to modify or return federal loans? Complete the loan modification request form within 120 days of disbursement. Please allow 3-5 business days for your request to be reviewed. 

Outside Agency Scholarship Applications Now Available! Review the outside agency scholarship page for scholarship opportunities with upcoming deadlines


Berkeley Law is committed to providing one of the best suites of financial aid programs. The Financial Aid Office helps eligible students to obtain grants, fellowships, and scholarships based on merit and/or need, as well as an array of federal and private student loans. Follow the links below to find information on types of aid, how to apply, and more. Visit our FAQ Page for up-to-date information.

Prospective and current students, as well as alumni, may also schedule an appointment to discuss financial aid matters. 

For information on financial aid for LL.M and JSD students, please visit the LL.M and JSD admissions pages.