Access to Legal Education Scholarship

The Access to Legal Education Scholarship (ALES) is an immediate and renewable $18,000 annual scholarship to all fall 2015 first-year TU College of Law Juris Doctor students from a 12-state region. The ALES is automatically awarded to an eligible admitted student and is renewed each year as long as the student remains in good academic standing with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA. Eligible students may receive merit-based scholarships in addition to the ALES.

Access to Legal Education

ALES Eligibility Requirements

  • Incoming student, entering Spring 2016 and Fall 2016 semester
  • Juris Doctor program
  • Current resident of an eligible state, OR
  • Earned an undergraduate degree from an eligible state
    Eligible states:
Oklahoma, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming

Please note: The ALES is not available to transferring students.

Annual Tuition (2015-2016)

Full-Time: $36,152
ALES Scholarship: – $18,000
Effective tuition: $18,152

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See ALES frequently asked questions
ALES Fact Sheet

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