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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (JD & LL.M.)

To be eligible for Federal Financial Aid you need to:

  • Have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) Certificate, or have completed homeschooling.
  • Be a citizen, or an eligible non-citizen of the United States.
  • Be enrolled in a degree-seeking program.
  • Have a valid Social Security Number.
  • Be registered with the Selective Service System, if required.
  • Maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress.
  • Not owe a refund on a federal student grant or be in default on a federal student loan.
  • Not have a conviction for the possession or sale of illegal drugs for an offense that occurred while you were receiving federal student aid (such as grants, work-study, or loans).
  • Be enrolled in at least 6 hours

If you meet these requirements you can file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

STATE GRANTS

SCHOLARSHIPS (Foreign LL.M. Students)

For possible funding sources, check:

LOANS FOR FOREIGN JD & LL.M Students:

  • Prodigy Finance
  • Private loans (with a US Cosigner) From the drop down menu, select school: University of Houston then select program: Law Student.

 

University of Houston Law Center
Financial Aid & Scholarship Office
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77204-6060
(713) 743-2269
School code 003652
lawfinaid@uh.edu