CLE Tuition Assistance

New York Law School’s CLE Financial Aid Policy

CLE financial aid assistance is available for attorneys who wish to attend selected New York Law School CLE courses but who find it difficult to attend due to cost considerations. All tuition assistance requests are subject to available seating at the inquired programs.

Application for financial aid assistance is required and must be received no later than two weeks prior to a course offering.  CLE financial aid assistance is available for up to 75% of selected course fees for all attorneys and New York Law School graduates based upon attorney income verification as noted below.

Attorney Discounts (Non-NYLS Graduates)

Unemployed Full Scholarship
Income up to $35,000 75% discount
Income $35,000 – $50,000 50% discount
Income above $50,000 No discount
For New York Law School Graduates
Current unemployed fee waived
Income up to $35,000 fee waived
Income $35,000 – $50,000 75% discount
Income about $50,000 no discount

Application and Income Verification:

Please send an email explaining the reasons for your request for financial aid assistance to jill.rodgers@nyls.edu.  Please include your name, address, daytime phone and fax numbers, e-mail address, and NYLS date of graduation (if applicable).

A letter from your current employer confirming your anticipated current year earnings should be included with your submission.

If you are currently unemployed, please include a personal statement confirming your current unemployment status with your submission.

Refunds:

Written notice of cancellation must be received by New York Law School no later than three days before a course offering for refund of registration fee. A $25 processing fee will be deducted from the refund. No partial refunds will be issued after the start of the course.