JD Admissions Blog

Library Science: Unexpected Innovation at HLS

November 18, 2015

We are working to radically change the way we store and share our legal resources at the Harvard Law School Library.  One of our current library projects, “Free the Law,” entails scanning Harvard?s uniquely complete collection of U.S. case law, which includes roughly 40,000 volumes and 40 million pages, and making it freely available […]

Financial Aid at HLS

November 9, 2015

Even though our application process is just getting into full swing, we’re already getting lots of questions from prospective students about a very important topic: if I get in, how will I pay for law school? While our financial aid office begins the aid application process only for admitted students, we thought we’d share a […]

Fee Waivers

November 4, 2015

We’ve recently received a few questions about waivers for the HLS application fee, so we thought we’d share more information on our fee waiver process with you here. We encourage any prospective applicant who feels the application fee would be a hardship to take the following steps to obtain a fee waiver.

Requesting Waivers from […]

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