Financial Aid



  • 2022-2023 CONTINUING STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION NOW OPEN! Apply here – Application closes July 5th @ 5:00pm PDT



  • Residency for tuition purposes – SLR due by July 1st, 2022: Students may be considered for resident classification after their 1L year. Learn more here.


  • Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) Waiver due by July 15th, 2022: If you plan on carrying private health insurance for the 2022-2023 academic year, you may be eligible to apply for a SHIP waiver. Learn more here.

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 here.

Students: Click here to discuss financial concerns related to COVID-19 and your aid options. We are here for you.

LRAP participants, please click here to view relevant COVID-19 loan information.