Who is eligible to receive the ALES?
Incoming first-year students to a TU College of Law Juris Doctor program for the spring 2015 or fall 2015 semesters who have a current residence in an eligible state, or received an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution in an eligible state, qualify to receive the Access to Legal Education Scholarship.
How do I apply for the ALES?
Every admitted applicant who meets the eligibility criteria will automatically receive the ALES. A separate application process is not required.
My current address is in New York, but I graduated from the University of Colorado. Am I eligible?
Yes. Applicants are eligible as long they have a current residence in an eligible state OR received an undergraduate degree from an eligible state.
I attended more than one undergraduate university. Am I eligible?
Eligibility is determined by the degree-granting institution.
I am a transfer student to TU Law. Do I qualify to receive the ALES?
Transfer students are not eligible at this time. The ALES is only available to incoming first-year students.
Can I still receive merit-based scholarships?
In addition to ALES, TU College of Law offers partial scholarships up to full tuition for those who qualify.
I plan to attend TU College of Law as a part-time student. Am I eligible?
Yes. TU Law offers part-time schedule options. Part-time students will receive a prorated ALES.
Can I lose my Access to Legal Education Scholarship?
Students who remain in good academic standing with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA will automatically have their ALES renewed each year of matriculation.
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