Fall 2022 Aid - Message from Financial Aid

  • 5 July 2022
  • -Students seeking federal loans should now log into Gibson Online to make sure Terms and Conditions have been accepted, loans have been accepted, and all requirements for federal student aid have been completed. If not, those steps should be completed as soon as possible. . Instructions for new students can be found on the Admission Student Portal, or, for all students, on the Law School Intranet, in the Financial Aid section under DOCS (right side of page).
  • -First bills go out July 15th and are due August 14th. Students not enrolled on July 15th will receive the first bill on August 15th.
  • -Tulane Law School Scholarships disburse to students’ Tulane accounts on July 8th provided the student is enrolled in at least ten credit hours (part-time LLM credit hours required will vary).
  • -Federal student loans disburse to students’ accounts on August 15th provided all requirements are met and student is enrolled at least half-time (five credit hours). If all requirements are met by August 14th, Accounts Receivable will be able to see that aid will be applied to students’ accounts when the disbursement date arrives.
  • -Interest rates on federal loans are set at 0% until at least September 30, 2022 due to COVID-19, but are re-set each year on July 1. New interest rates for the coming school year are:
    • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan 6.54%
    • Federal Direct Graduate Plus Loan 7.54%
  • -Origination fees on federal direct loans are:
    • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan 1.057%
    • Federal Direct Graduate Plus Loan 4.228%
  • -Seat deposits will be applied to students’ accounts before the bill is due. However, locker charges may be applied after the bill is paid. Keep an eye on your student account for any charges that may be applied after the bill is sent out and/or paid. For example, if books are charged at the bookstore, those charges may be applied to student accounts until after bills are received.
  • -Students taking out loans for living expenses should be sure to be set up on Direct Deposit and Request a Refund when aid disburses. Instructions are here:
  • -New students taking out federal loans should complete the Release of Title IV Funds form and return it to Accounts Receivable if they have not yet done so. It is found here:
  • -For questions about Tulane health insurance, contact Campus Health at

Summer 2022 Addendum (Application for Aid) Now Available!

  • 16 March 2022

The Summer 2022 Addendum (Application for Aid) is now available and can be found in the Financial Aid Section under DOCS. Details are on the addendum. Contact Law Financial Aid if you have questions.

Cost of Attendance for 2022-2023 Now Available

  • 8 February 2022

The Cost of Attendance for 2022-2023 is now available and can be found on the right side of the Financial Aid page under "Docs." The Loan Checklist for 2022-2023 is also now available under Docs. February is Financial Aid Awareness month, so this is a good time for students to complete their 2022-2023 FAFSAs (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at

AccessLex Introduces Scholarship Databank

  • 10 March 2021

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2021-2022 Tuition Information

  • 2 February 2021

The cost of attendance information for the 2021-2022 academic year may be found on the Financial Aid page of the TLS Intranet or the Financial Information  link on the Tulane Law School homepage.  The tuition rate table for all schools may be accessed on the University Accounts Receivable page at  


Tuition for the Summer 2021 courses held in New Orleans will be $1250 per credit hour.  The Summer Externship will be charged a flat rate of $1250. 



Colleen Timmons

Assistant Dean, Academic Services

Tulane University School of Law

6329 Freret St., Suite 204

New Orleans, LA  70118


504-862-8373 (fax)

Here's my calendar link to schedule an appointment.