Financial Aid


Recommended deadline to return unused Fall loans in order to be refunded loan fees: Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 (within 120 days of disbursement)

Financial Aid Office closures for winter break: December 23, 2021 – January 2, 2022

Spring financial aid disbursement: January 6, 2022

Financial aid refunds processed: begins the week of January 10th, 2022

Spring semester bill due: January 14, 2022

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.  You can also join our Zoom office hours Mondays from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm and Thursdays from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm to speak with a counselor.

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.