UHLC Pre-Law Pipeline Program
Housing and Program Fees
Accepted students will be required to reside on-campus to ensure that they are fully immersed, focused, and committed to the entire program experience. The UHLC Pre-Law Pipeline Program is pleased to provide suite-style, on-campus housing with a meal plan (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), the costs for which are heavily subsidized by the University of Houston, the University of Houston Law Center, AccessLex Institute, and the Law School Admission Council. Students are matched to a roommate using a roommate compatibility questionnaire. Once accepted, a non-refundable seat deposit of $300 is required by noon on May 1. The remaining balance will be due in full on June 1, unless you have been enrolled in a payment plan.
LSAC DiscoverLaw.org Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program (Scholar I)
Students participating in the LSAC DiscoverLaw.org Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program will have the option to reside on campus, with a meal plan, for the duration of the Program at no cost to the participant.
As a program participant, you will be eligible to receive tuition, free room and board for the duration of the program, and a $1,000 stipend. You will also receive a fee waiver from the Law School Admissions Council for the LSAT and Credential Assembly Service. Preference will be given to students who have joined DiscoverLaw.org.
Students participating in the Scholar II track will reside on-campus for the full 8 weeks of the program.
$2,499, which covers:
- Program fee (tuition and course materials)
- 8-week Meal and Housing Plan (May 29 – July 28)
Financial Aid and Assistance
Need-based scholarships may be available to students who have been accepted to the Program and meet all necessary requirements. Award amounts may vary. To be considered for scholarships, students must submit proof of financial need at the time that they submit their supporting documents for completion of their application. For application instructions and deadline information, please visit the application page.
Accepted proof of financial need include:
- Copy of your Student Aid Report (SAR)
- Copy of your 2017-2018 financial aid award letter from your educational institution
Payment plans are also available. Students desiring a payment plan option must request to be enrolled in one before their deposit is collected.
Other Potential Student Expenses
The following items are available to students at an additional fee, and are subject to change. The rates reflected below are as of summer 2017:
- Linens for bed (twin-sized) - $15 (one-time fee)
- Student can provide their own sheets to avoid this expense
- General Parking permits - $12.50 weekly, $50.00 monthly
- Use of the UH Campus Recreation and Wellness Center (gym)- $10.00 weekly, $45 monthly