Scholarship Programs

School of Law Scholarships

To be eligible for first round scholarships students must have a complete admissions application by January 15.  There is no separate scholarship application.  Additional scholarships are awarded to second and third year students based on law school performance.

Year # Entering with Conditional Scholarships * # Whose Conditional Scholarships have since been reduced or eliminated
2012-13 54 17
2011-12 73 20
2010-11 65 22
2009-10 67 28
*As defined by the ABA, a conditional scholarship is any financial aid award, the retention of which is dependent upon the student maintaining a minimum grade point average or class standing, other than that ordinarily required to remain in good academic standing.

Other scholarships are awarded each year in addition to conditional scholarships.

For more information and questions regarding scholarships please contact Michelle Heck in the admissions office at 573-882-6643.

Free National Scholarship Sources   

  • College Answer Free Scholarship Search Tool
    Sponsored by Sallie Mae, a financial services company, this site provides free access to one of the most comprehensive scholarship searches on the web.
  • FastWEB/Financial Aid Search Through the WEB
    One of the first free online search services, more than 2,000 schools now provide FastWeb to their students. Its database contains more than 400,000 scholarships.
  • College Board Scholarship Search
    This service is sponsored by the College Board, the same people who administer the SAT college entrance exam. This site matches your educational level, talents and background to a database of scholarships, loans, internships and other financial aid programs.
  • CollegeNet’s Mach25 Scholarship Search
    With an initial sponsorship from IBM, CollegeNet a paperless admissions company) offers this free scholarship search of privately sponsored scholarships.