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Legal Education Data Desk - AccessLex
The best place to begin. AccessLex Institute offers this 2017 Legal Education Data Deck for the use of the legal education community, policymakers, and others interested in viewing a snapshot of individual data and trends organized around the three driving principles of AccessLex Institute’s research agenda: access, affordability, and value. This is a living document that will be updated periodically—AccessLex Institute welcomes comments, criticisms, and suggestions so that this document will be a useful tool to those whom we serve. (All PDFs are downloadable.)

Financing Your Legal Education - AccessLex

Student Loan Calculator - AccessLex

A reliable service that allows students to create a profile and search for available scholarships.  It also provides members general law school information.

How to (or not to) Negotiate for Scholarships and Financial Aid
PowerPoint presentation containing several student-generated samples of how NOT to write appeals for financial support with relevant comments from admissions deans and directors. Concludes with specific suggestions on how to handle financial negotiations.