New York Law School’s CLE Financial Aid Policy
CLE financial aid assistance is available for attorneys who wish to attend 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)|
|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 CLE@nyls.edu. Please include your name, address, daytime phone and fax numbers, e-mail address, and NYLS date of graduation (if applicable).
A self-certified statement confirming your income bracket (from the table above), your title, and the name and address of your employer should be included with your submission.
If you are currently unemployed, please include a personal statement confirming your current unemployment status with your submission.
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.