S.J.D. Tuition and Expenses

Students in courtyard

During their required period of residency in the first one to two years in the S.J.D. program, candidates will be charged $14,975 tuition per semester plus fees or other such tuition as approved by the Penn State University Board of Trustees. S.J.D. candidates who opt to remain in residence after successfully completing their candidacy will be charged $5,000 tuition per semester plus fees or other such tuition as approved by the Penn State Board of Trustees. S.J.D. candidates who opt not to remain in residence after successfully completing their candidacy will be charged a $350 registration fee per semester or other such amount as approved by the Penn State Board of Trustees.