Scholarship Programs

More Scholarships, Greater Affordability

An excellent law school education at Mizzou does not include burdensome student loan debt.

In fact, Mizzou Law was ranked a Top 25 Best Value Law School by The National Jurist Magazine. Mizzou awarded $3.4 million in student funding in 2020, and nearly 70% of students at the School of Law receive merit scholarships for an average of $19,187 in awards. At Mizzou Law, earning a respected JD is made eminently affordable.

Apply Now for Scholarship Consideration

Gifts from generous Mizzou alumni and friends of the School of Law enable us to provide a significant amount of merit scholarships to law students each year.

All first-year applicants to the School of Law are automatically considered for scholarships — no other applications are required. Scholarships are awarded based on undergraduate grade point average, performance on the LSAT, and other relevant factors such as economic need.

The deadline to apply for admission and first-round scholarships is January 15, 2020.

How to Apply

Merit scholarships for second- and third-year students are also available and are usually based on academic performance.

Have scholarship questions? Contact Jeff Turnbull at or 573-882-1383.

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