Movement To Lower Law School Tuition Gains Steam

Tulsa, Thomas Jefferson join growing throng, acknowledging they're responding to soft demand for legal education.

, The National Law Journal


Another two law schools announced scholarship programs designed to render a juris doctor more affordable and themselves more appealing to the dwindling number of law school applicants nationwide.

This article has been archived, and is no longer available on this website.

View this content exclusively through LexisNexis® Here

Not a LexisNexis® Subscriber?

Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® customers will be able to access and use ALM's content by subscribing to the LexisNexis® services via® and Nexis®. This includes content from The National Law Journal®, The American Lawyer®, Law Technology News®, The New York Law Journal® and Corporate Counsel®, as well as ALM's other newspapers, directories, legal treatises, published and unpublished court opinions, and other sources of legal information.

ALM's content plays a significant role in your work and research, and now through this alliance LexisNexis® will bring you access to an even more comprehensive collection of legal content.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at

What's being said

  • not available

    I know at least eight recent law graduates who are unemployed, seven if you count waiting on tgable semnployment. Law school has been oversold. Many graduates come out with mountains of debt that will take them years to pay off and start saving. I know trademen who started saving by age 22 who are doing far better. Lower tier law schools are really going to feel the pinch as potential students wise up.

Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here.

Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202644782051

Thank you!

This article's comments will be reviewed.