Giving to NYLS

Your support creates opportunities for the next generation of leaders and allows NYLS to provide students with an innovative legal education, delivered by a world-class faculty, in the most important city in the world.

Giving to NYLS

Every gift creates opportunities for the next generation of leaders.

Your support allows New York Law School to provide students with an innovative legal education, delivered by a world-class faculty, in the greatest city in the world. From vital scholarships, academic programs, legal clinics and externships, co-curricular programs, and more—NYLS students gain the real-world legal experience fundamental to leaders in law, business, and public service.

This is possible thanks to your investment in our students. Thank you for partnering with us to have a career-changing and life-changing impact. We are proud to recognize donors in our Honor Roll of Donors.

For questions or to discuss your giving to NYLS, contact the Office of Institutional Advancement at 212.431.2800 or

NYLS Giving Day, March 8 and 9, 2023, Noon to Noon

On March 8 and 9, over 150 alumni, friends, faculty, and staff joined together on NYLS Giving Day.

Learn more about NYLS Giving Day.

Thank you

Thank you to all who supported NYLS in our most recent fiscal year, which ended June 30, 2022. We are pleased to recognize your generosity.

See the 2022 Honor Roll of Donors.

Bar Exam Champions, #NYLSBarExamChampions

Your gift provides our recent graduates with access to AdaptiBar, the Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) simulation app.

Read why your support matters.

Directing Your Giving

Ways to Give

Planned Gifts

With a planned gift, you can make a significant and long-lasting impact on the next generation of NYLS graduates and leaders for years to come. You can make a planned gift via your Will or Living Trust, retirement account or life insurance policy, or a more sophisticated estate planning vehicle.

When you support NYLS through a planned gift, you are invited to join our legacy giving society: the 1891 Society. As a member of our 1891 Society you will:

  • be featured in our annual Honor Roll of Donors.
  • receive annual updates from Dean Crowell.
  • receive special event invitations.

Tell Us About Your Planned Gift!

If NYLS is already in your estate plan or you’re interested in learning more about supporting NYLS with a planned gift, please contact Director of Development Elizabeth Briand ’11 at 212.431.2808 or Informing NYLS of your planned gift enables us to celebrate you now and entitles you to all the benefits of the 1891 Society.

Please note that the information on this page does not constitute legal or tax advice, and you should consult your legal and financial advisors before making a revision to your estate or financial plan.

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