Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA
 

Types of Aid

Loans

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  • Direct Unsubsidized Loans
  • Direct Graduate PLUS Loan
  • Federal Perkins Loans
  • Private Student Loans
  • Institutional Loans
  • Short-Term Loan Advance


Scholarships, Grants and Fellowships

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  • Special Scholarships for Entering Students
  • Housing Scholarships
  • Scholarships for Continuing Students
  • Public Interest Law Grants and Fellowships
  • Outside Scholarships and Essay Contests
  • Fulbright-Jose Siderman Human Rights Fellowship for Argentine Lawyers


Federal Work Study (FWS)

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  • Eligible Employment
  • Community Service
  • Salary Guidelines 
  • Work Study Positions


Veteran Benefits

Southwestern Law School is an approved institution for veterans' benefits and for active duty, vets, spouses and dependents who have eligible educational benefits by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Southwestern Law School is proud to participate in the Veteran Affairs' Yellow Ribbon program and agrees to contribute $10,000 per year to eligible veterans pursuing their J.D. degree. Southwestern will offer this scholarship to a maximum of 10 veterans per academic year on a first-come, first-served basis.

Detailed information on the Yellow Ribbon program and eligibility requirements can be found here.


Note: Applicants should not wait for an admissions decision before applying for financial aid. Admissions decisions are made independently of financial aid decisions, and applying for financial aid will not affect an applicant's chances for admission.