Scholarships

There are many scholarship opportunities available with the School of Law, as well as within the community and across the country.  

8/14/19
Scholarship opportunities available to enrolled UB School of Law student. These scholarships are renewed on an annual basis and are based on donor funding.
9/11/19
Private scholarship opportunities offered by law firms and community organizations. Scholarships are available to incoming and continuing students.
4/12/19
The Phillips Lytle LLP Diversity Scholarship is available for students entering their second or third year of law school. The scholarship supports diversity in the local Bar. Students can receive the award for two consecutive years.
6/7/19
The Minority Bar Association of WNY Foundation Award Fund was established in 2006 and amended in 2008 and 2012 to fund awards to be presented to University at Buffalo School of Law students from population groups traditionally under-represented in the legal profession.

Merit Scholarships

If you have received a merit or Dean's scholarship from the School of Law, please refer to the information contained in your admit letter to determine the stipulations surrounding the scholarship.  Students who are near the minimum GPA will not have merit and Dean scholarships applied until after all grades have been submitted for the prior semester.