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Our office stands ready to help students develop a financial plan that meets their educational goals. Read our Financial Aid Code of Conduct. Contact a WMU-Cooley representative to:

• Learn how to pay for law school
• Review scholarship opportunities
• Explore loan repayment options
• Design a financial aid package that meets your needs

WMU-Cooley's tuition is very competitive with that of other private law schools, and it is among the most affordable private law schools. We have a two level tuition program. How much does it cost?

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All students will receive an email to their WMU-Cooley account from the Financial Aid Department when student loans have disbursed on your behalf. Check your loan status through

Student Loan Default Rates

Institution's cohort default rate: enter the following code in the OPE-ID field: 012627

Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates

Student Debt Relief »

Loan forgiveness means a portion of the federal student loan debt is not paid back by the student. Loan Repayment Information

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