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Fast Facts

RWU Law is the only Sea Grant Legal Program north of the Mason-Dixon Line and only one of 4 in the country.

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Financial Aid Application Process

If you think you will need financial assistance to meet the direct or indirect costs associated with your legal education, you should complete the following:

  • The RWU Law Title IV code number is 003410.
  • You will be required to complete a FAFSA each year and may also be asked to provide the Office of Financial Aid with a copy of your previous year’s IRS tax transcript and W2 forms.  All law students are considered to be independent; parents’ financial information is not considered when determining eligibility for financial aid.  By applying early, however, you ensure that you will be considered for all available assistance.                                                          
  • Entrance Counseling is required for all law sudents borrowing a federal student loan and may be completed at                                                                                                                           
  • A free, nonprofit money management website is available to our students and alumni at