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Law School Loan Repayment Assistance Programs

External Links & Resources
  • Official Revenue Ruling stating most law school-based loan forgiveness programs meet the requirement of 108(f) and will not be taxed.

Law school-based Loan Repayment Assistance Programs exist at more than 100 law schools, providing financial aid to graduates who have educational debt and take low-paying jobs. Most programs are designed with the goal of enabling law graduates to enter public interest and government work. A graduate of a law school with a Loan Repayment Assistance Program can apply for and receive funds from the program to help with his or her student loan repayment.