Frequently Asked Questions:

Refund Policy


The initial $1,000 deposit to enroll in the CDTA College of Law is non-refundable.

Should a student decide to withdraw from law school, such intention must be in writing addressed to the Registrar, Irene Garcia Dolan, CDTA College of Law at 45-290 Fargo Street, Indio, CA 92201.  Tuition will be waived for the months remaining in the academic year beginning 30 days after the student’s written withdrawal is received.  If the written withdrawal is received after the first of any month and after that month’s tuition is due, the refund will not include that month’s payment.

Refunds are issued within 30 days of eligibility and will be mailed to the student’s address on file with the Registrar’s Office.


Tuition is $12,000 annually.

Tuition includes text books and study aids, i.e., Fleming’s Writing Course, Lexis Nexis.  A deposit of $4,000 is due by mid-August.  Thereafter a $1,000 per month payment is due on the 1st of each consecutive month for the remainder of your academic program.

Fall semester is fifteen (15) weeks and Spring semester is fourteen (14) weeks.  Courses begin the day after Labor Day.  There are no classes the week of Thanksgiving.  Classes conclude in mid-December.  Classes resume the third Tuesday in January and conclude in mid-May.  There will be a one week break during the Spring.