The law school offers generous scholarship with awards ranging from $7,500 to $30,000. For the class entering in fall 2012, 58% of students received a scholarship and the average award was $17,390.
Awards are based on applicants’ academic records, Law School Admission Test scores, and potential for leadership in the legal profession. All applicants are considered for merit scholarships and a separate application form is not required.
Scholarships are awarded when a student enters the first year of law school, and scholarship assistance in the student’s second and third year will continue in the amount originally awarded, provided the student is in good standing and meets the standards on Satisfactory Academic Progress.
John Marshall Scholars Program—The law school's most prestigious award, which offers $30,000 scholarships as well as a programmatic component, is renewable annually as long as the student is making Satisfactory Academic Progress. All applicants will be considered for the John Marshall Scholarship.Contact the Law School Admissions Office for more information.