Universal Scholarships

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Universal Scholarships

Postby clay7676 » Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:47 pm

Though the title may not accurately represent my question, here it is: Do some schools such as Harvard, Columbia, etc. (those mainly above 45k) literally offer NO money to some students? Whilst applying to undergraduate, private institutions, I was almost always offered some stipend. Mostly, I believe, because they realized that was how to keep their prices high and their school more desirable, but you know, just wondering how legitimate those sanctioned tuition numbers are.


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Re: Universal Scholarships

Postby rinkrat19 » Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:50 pm

A large number of people at any law school are paying full sticker price with no scholarship. The schools all publish the percentage of their students who have scholarships, and I would say that 30-50% is pretty typical, at a guess.

Whether the full-price students got loans or not (Federal loans, disbursed by the school) depends on the person's finances.

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Re: Universal Scholarships

Postby Tiago Splitter » Mon Sep 30, 2013 6:38 pm

You can find the ABA data for any school at this link:

https://officialguide.lsac.org/RELEASE/ ... csearch=MA

There you'll find the percentage of people receiving aid.

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